Tag Archives: Brokenness

Anger, Love, and the Hope for Change

For a month about simplicity (our church monthly theme), the current cultural moment¬†is anything but simple. Since the news broke on Sunday about the terrible shooting in Orlando, I’ve been back and forth with all sorts of emotions: angry, sad, … Continue reading

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My Precious – a sermon on liberation and will

Here is the audio of this sermon.¬† Reading: Paul’s Letter to the Romans, Chapter 7, verses 15-24 It was a recent blog post from Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project that made me think of Gollum for today’s service. … Continue reading

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The Gift of Being Let Down

Sermon offered December 2013 Reading: “Messy and Imperfect Beloved Community” by Laila Ibrahim I have been going to the same church for nearly thirty years. I have filled a variety of leadership positions, from OWL teacher to Board president, usher … Continue reading

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