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You Are Loved

As you journey into your week, don’t forget that you are loved by a triune God, an eternal community of three distinct Persons of diverse participation in faithful self-giving love and perfect unity (what a mouthful!). There are three simple … Continue reading

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When I See Jesus in the Gospels

My perspective shifts when I look at Jesus in the Scriptures. When I turn through the pages I see the crucified, resurrected, and ascended liberating Lord and redeeming King I’ve always needed. And still do. I see Jesus as Lord and … Continue reading

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Praying & Delaying

“I was hungry and you formed a humanities club and discussed my hunger. Thank you. I was imprisoned and you crept off quietly to your chapel in the cellar and prayed for my release. I was naked and in your … Continue reading

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God is with Us

“And they will call him Immanuel, which means God with Us.” In loneliness, there is hope because He is Immanuel. In confusion, there can be peace because He is Immanuel. In sorrow, there can be joy because He is Immanuel. … Continue reading

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Bonhoeffer, Closed Minds, and Blinded Eyes

Blessed Advent Wednesday to you all. I wanted to share a couple of quotes from Dietrich Bonhoeffer. One is an excerpt from his sermon on 2 Corinthians 12:9, the other from a letter he wrote to his grandmother (hat tip … Continue reading

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Tell the Truth

“Before I was a civil rights leader, I answered a call, and when God speaks, who can but prophesy? I answered a call which left the Spirit of the Lord upon me and anointed me to preach the gospel. . … Continue reading

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Our Community Multifaith Vigil for the Tree of Life Shooting Victims

This is a message I delivered at the Community Multifaith Vigil for the Tree of Life shooting victims in Williamsburg Virginia on October 29, 2018. I am thankful for my dear friend Rabbi David Katz and the beautiful people of … Continue reading

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