Tag Archives: God

When God Had a Body

Text: The Education of God – The Incarnation by David Bumbaugh Sermon “When God Had a Body,” December 11, 2016 New Testament scholar and sometimes-skeptic Bart Ehrman tells the story of one special person who lived about 2000 years ago. … Continue reading

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Thin Places

Reading for this service, “Thin Places” by John Crossley Morgan Sermon preached August 14, 2016 You can find the audio of this sermon here. The story of my “thin place” is not a tale of a trip to a Celtic abbey, … Continue reading

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Further Reading on “God”

So many people have asked me for the references/further reading for the sermon from July 17 2016 (“What We Call God, Or Don’t”), I thought I’d compile a list.  This is definitely partial, but it’s a good start! The ones with … Continue reading

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What We Call God, Or Don’t – Sermon, July 17, 2016

Reading – god is no noun by Glen Thomas Rideout  Sermon: “What We Call God, Or Don’t” All day yesterday, the Board and our Committee on Ministry and I met for a retreat facilitated by the new Regional Lead for the … Continue reading

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Meditation on Community

A meditation inspired by the story, God In Between by Sandy Eisenburg, offered at Flower Communion on June 5, 2016 Please join me in a spirit of prayer, or meditation. Take a few deep breaths, in and out. Slow down. … Continue reading

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God Revised

Several years ago, I was sitting at the desk in the Chaplain’s office at the Denver Women’s Prison, waiting for one of the inmates, and I could hear my own breathing.  It was heavy, and quick, which was not at … Continue reading

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The Transient and the Permanent

A Service for the first Sunday after Marc Salkin Retired Reading: From “The Transient and the Permanent in Christianity” by Theodore Parker, delivered at the Ordination of  Rev. Charles C. Shackford in the Hawes Place Church, Boston on May 19, 1841 In … Continue reading

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