Monthly Archives: January 2014

Chance Encounters and Lasting Changes

← OLDER POSTS “In this week some of us are preaching about a woman who encounters Jesus at the well, please name five encounters in your life leading to unexpected results. They might include learning a new skill, making a friend, … Continue reading

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Friday Five: Church Olympians

Deb, at Rev Gal Blog Pals writes, “With the Olympic Games in Sochi just around the corner, I started thinking about all the athletes who attend the Games and never win a medal. The hours of practicing, sacrifice and dedication … Continue reading

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Friday Five: Whale Songs

It’s almost 8:00 am here in Hawaii.  Time to  get started with the day.  My Friday discipline is to begin the day with a cup of coffee, some time sitting in silence and then playing Rev Gal Pals’ Friday Five. … Continue reading

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Words upon words

Last Sunday, I heard a fabulous sermon.  At one point in the sermon, the preacher suggested that we need one another in order to walk this path of faith.  I think he’s right.  We need one another’s support, encouragement, wisdom, … Continue reading

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Remembering Jesus’ Baptism and Our Own

Homily, Part 1 There John is.  Ministering in the wilderness.  A wild man clad in camel hair and surviving on honey and locusts.  A prophet calling people to a baptism of repentance. Folks throng to him. People from Jerusalem and … Continue reading

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