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Sunday morning meditation

Back to real life?  Our celebration of the incarnation has ended to a certain degree and perhaps many of us are eager to put things back the way they were before this parenthetical couple of weeks.  Get the extended family … Continue reading

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Jesus Reflects On His Birth

This Christmas season I’ve been drawn to an event at the end of Jesus’ earthly ministry where Jesus reflects on the purpose for his birth.  Betrayed by a friend and arrested by the religious authorities, Jesus is on trial before … Continue reading

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Fourth Point: The Death of Innovation

“you shall bruise his heel and he shall bruise your head.” -Genesis 3.15 Chapter 3 is a swirl of curse:  endless toil, pain in childbirth, power struggles, enmity with the world, a return to dust.  And yet, there is in … Continue reading

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