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Come and Find the Quiet Center | Holy Monday

Almighty God, whose most dear Son went not up to joy butfirst he suffered pain, and entered not into glory before he was crucified: Mercifully grant that we, walking in the way of the cross, may find it none other than the way of life … [Read More...] | The Pockets of My Life

Discover at the original site: - Find. Think. Learn. SCRIPTURE: Judges 8; Psalm 42; 1 Corinthians 15 Psalm 4 […] (Read more...) The post The Pockets of My Life appeared first on … [Read More...]

everyday theology | How could anyone…?!

How could you…? How could anyone…? One of my earliest recollections of this was early in my first year of college hearing someone say, “How could anyone grow up sane if they have to move a bunch of times as a child?” This … [Read More...]

Ponder Anew | Monday of Holy Week

I suspect most rich Christians, filled as we are with the anxiety about our wealth, try to do something for the poor before we have listened to their story. Of course, listening, being with and working with the poor are not mutually exclusive … [Read More...]

Ponderings | Palm Sunday Sermon

The latest from After the sermon, Isaiah 50:4-9a was read, and then youth joined me in a dramatic reading called “Things We Thought We Knew” written by Rev. Kerry Greenhill. The scripture and the dramatic reading were … [Read More...]

Allan R. Bevere | Resurrection Is About Bodies

David F. Watson nails it! If Jesus' resurrection does not include his body, I have no idea what to preach this Easter Sunday. Without a bodily resurrected Jesus, the message of the gospel goes from Christ crucified and risen to humanity enlightened … [Read More...]


Ecumenical burial fit for a king

Ecumenical Burial Fit for a King

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) Tens of thousands of people in Leicester — England’s most religiously diverse city — are getting ready to honor the memory of a long-despised English king with a ceremony that testifies to the already warm relationship … [Read More...]

The United Methodist Church's Biggest Problem

What Is Your Church About?

Joseph Yoo has spot on article at Ministry Matters about one of the biggest problems, that I see, that plagues many United Methodist Churches. Growing up in New Jersey I loved the diner scene. You can get Greek food or breakfast at 2am, no problem. … [Read More...]

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