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What I’m Thinking: Starting with Joy

According to John, the first sign Jesus performed that revealed who he was and what God intended for him was at the wedding at Cana: turning water into wine. He kept the celebration going. He began his ministry with joy. Here’s a transcript: I’m thinking about the wedding at Cana described in the second chapter […]

January 14, 2019 in What I'm Thinking by

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Sermon: Like a Dove

January 13, 2019First Sunday after the Epiphany Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 You know that I like birds. I should tell you, however, that I’m fairly realistic about birds, or at least I try to be. I don’t expect them to cooperate with me when I’m trying to take their pictures, and I don’t expect them to […]

January 13, 2019 in Sermons by

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What I’m Thinking: Baptized by the Holy Spirit

Luke’s description of Jesus’ baptism actually begins after the baptism, when Jesus was praying. It’s then that the Holy Spirit comes to him in the form of a dove. For Luke – and for us? – it’s the Holy Spirit that matters. Here’s a transcript: I’m thinking about the baptism of Jesus, as described in […]

January 7, 2019 in What I'm Thinking by

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Sermon: For a Guiding Star

January 6, 2019Epiphany Matthew 2:1-12 Early in the morning, my best friend is the snooze button on the alarm. I’m one of those people who sets the alarm an hour ahead of the time I actually have to be up and moving. I just prefer that more gradual transition from sleep to activity. That sounds […]

January 6, 2019 in Sermons by

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What I’m Thinking: Following a Star

The magi – people seeking wisdom – followed a star over great distances to find a promised Messiah. What do we follow? What can we follow to deepen and practice our wisdom? Here’s a transcript: I’m thinking about the second chapter of Matthew’s Gospel (Matthew 2:1-12): the visit of the magi, people who sought after […]

December 30, 2018 in What I'm Thinking by

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