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Advent - Waiting, Patience, Doing, Clarity, Dawning

Advent – Waiting, Patience, Doing, Clarity, Dawning

Advent, like Lent, is a major season in the life of the church. Interestingly, they both celebrate very similar things: The return of Jesus and his power to overcome death, separation, and all things which keep humans and God apart. The word Advent, as I’ve written before, comes from the Latin “adventus” which means “coming.”…

World Communion & Reformation Sunday

World Communion Sunday and Reformation Sunday

October is here…ready or not. That means long sleeves, warmer clothes, shorter days, and all things fall! Pumpkins (in all sorts of ways) and apples (in all kinds) and scarecrows and field corn and the changing of the leaves. In the life of the church, October brings two holidays which are not and never will…

Can we trust our Bibles Part 2

Can We Trust Our Bibles? Part 2

I’m sure that many of you don’t know the song “Wake Me Up When September Ends” by the band Green Day. But for me, each time September rolls around I think of this song and listen to it. If you get a chance, check it out on YouTube. It’s actually a pretty good tune. Anyway,…

God's Beautiful Creation

God’s Beautiful Creation – Psalm 8

1 O Lord, our Sovereign,how majestic is your name in all the earth!You have set your glory above the heavens.2Out of the mouths of babes and infantsyou have founded a bulwark because of your foes,to silence the enemy and the avenger.3 When I look at your heavens, the work of your fingers,the moon and the…