Sermon: A Teed up Ball, A T in the Road

From the Bible:  Psalm 29 – A Psalm of David      Ascribe to the Lord, you heavenly beings, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.       Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name; worship the Lord in the splendor of His holiness.      The Voice of the Lord is over the […]

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The Best Laid Plans are Bendy

I’m feeling blessed today…and I can’t stop laughing. First the blessed part: We had our first faith gathering yesterday! Steve and I gathered around our coffee table, lit candles, set bread and wine just beyond THAT DOG’s reach (she can get very Holy when given the opportunity), and bowed our heads as Steve prayed.  As […]

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Suddenly

“There were shepherds living out in the fields nearby keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you news of great joy that […]

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Living with Abandon

Last night, I read a blog post by author Sarah Dessen about how after eleven months of work, she is abandoning her latest book project.  No matter what she tries, she says, it just won’t come together. “Rather than forging onward out of panic and fear, throwing more ideas at this giant, gaping maw of mess, I’ve just….stopped. […]

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It’s A Start

Steve and I are starting a faith community here in our living room.  We’ll meet for the first time on Sunday, December 29th, at 10:00am. There will be prayer, a sermon, and some time to quiet the chaos of life and listen in to what God might be saying to each of us. Steve and […]

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Like it or not, Phil is at the table

Phil Robertson (the Duck Dynasty Daddy) put himself in a world of hurt with comments he made in a GQ interview regarding his thoughts on homosexuality, and his network, A&E, responded by putting him on indefinite suspension. I’m frustrated by his network’s decision – I think it’s disingenuous and cowardly. The entire reason a magazine like […]

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Making the effort: Christmas edition

I have done no Christmas shopping. I have nothing. Not a single gift for any of the many wonderful people I love. It’s pitiful. The last time I was this far behind at Christmas was in my first year of law school, where I had final exams right up until 4:30pm on December 23rd and […]

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