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Balance

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A Song of Faith We find God made known in Jesus of Nazareth.  And so we sing of God the Christ, the Holy One embodied.  We sing of Jesus, a jew, born to a woman in poverty in a time of social upheaval and political oppression.  He knew human joy and sorrow.  So filled with […]

Taking for Granted

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With the church through the ages we speak of God as one and triune, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.  We also speak of God as creator, redeemer, sustainer. God, Christ and Spirit.  Mother, friend and comforter.  Source of life, living word and bond of love.  And in other ways that speak faithfully of the one […]

God Loves You

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1 John 4:7-16 7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. 9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into […]

God is Always With You

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Philippians 4: 4-9, 13 4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!  5 Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.  6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.  7 And the peace of God, which transcends all […]

Be Still And Know

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Romans 8: 31, 35-39 What then are we to say about these things? If God is for us, who is against us? Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will hardship, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? No, in all these things we are more than conquerors […]

In God’s Image

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Genesis 1 (selected verses) God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures of every kind: cattle and creeping things and wild animals of the earth of every kind.” And it was so. God made the wild animals of the earth of every kind, and the cattle of every kind, and everything that creeps upon […]

Faith and Family Dynamics

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Matthew 10: 34-39 “Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the earth; I have not come to bring peace, but a sword. 35 For I have come to set a man against his father, and a daughter against her mother, and a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; 36 and one’s foes will […]

Get Over It!

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Matthew 9:35 – 10:14 Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and curing every disease and every sickness. Then Jesus summoned his twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to cure every disease and […]

Just Say It!

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Matthew 28:16-20 Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, […]

Watch That Spirit!

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Acts 2: 1-18 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.  And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on […]