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September 22, 2013 – Pentecost 18

There is squeamishness in some circles (not the Church, of course) about certain topics – “whatever you do, don’t talk about sex, money or politics!” Jesus does not avoid them. They are central to our lives and the health of our spirits. In Luke’s Gospel, Jesus addressed often how one’s wealth must be handled. He


September 15, 2013 – Pentecost 17

Jesus takes a lot of heat for the company he keeps … If you are visiting here today, I want to welcome you warmly and pray that here in our company you may in some way find an encounter with the Living God, and hope for your lives. Today’s Gospel (Luke 15) is not the


September 8th, 2013 – Pentecost 16

So much has happened to all of you, to our world, and to me, since we were last together. Where to begin again? So many events, still the same questions … how to live well, how to do good? And, our response here to all these events and question is, as ever, to ask God