Monthly Archives: February 2017

In Defence of Dust

We do not like being reminded that “we are dust” and yet, every Ash Wednesday we hear the words again. In our hurry to get past this part we miss a chance to grow deeply in faith. Continue reading

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Let’s Dance

We read the Transfiguration story as one of glory and thunder (which it is). But what if we’re missing a powerful invitation on that cloudy mountaintop? Continue reading

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Forgive and Forget?

Jesus is at a dinner party again and this seems to be a lesson on the size of our forgiveness. I think there’s something about forgetfulness too. Continue reading

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What’s a Torah?

119 a long, boring psalm and gosh, don’t we want to skip it, but when we do, we miss the depth and life changing power of it. Continue reading

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God Gives the Growth

Churches fight about who’s the greatest, and who did what to make this thing a success. Paul wades into the whole mess with a powerful point “We give the labor, God gives the growth.” Continue reading

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Nudge, Nudge, Hint, Hint

We’ve chosen to hear the Old Testament as a collection of threats until even this invitation to choose life is considered Dire Warning. This is a mistake. Continue reading

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