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Remember

If I had any smouldering worries about whether there’s life after Kent Dobson for Mars Hill Bible Church, they were doused decisively by a powerful sermon from author Glennon Doyle Melton on January 24. Doyle Melton, a blogger and author … Continue reading

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Imagine, Part 3: Be As One

As I was putting the finishing touches on Imagine, Part 2: No Religion, Too yesterday, I noticed another nifty parallel between the writings of John Lennon and the Apostle John:     John of Liverpool: I hope someday you’ll join … Continue reading

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Broken For Me

We Anglicans are very good at Communion. I guess we’d better be, since most of our churches serve the Lord’s Supper every week. And we are. At my church, we’ve got the system so well-organized that we can almost always serve … Continue reading

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The Health Club and the Lamp

Do you treat your church like a health club, or a lamp? A fairly random and cryptic question, I’ll admit. But please stay with me. First, the health club: As übercomedian Jerry Seinfeld very cleverly states in his book SeinLanguage, … Continue reading

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Resolutions 2013

As I’ve said before, I’m not a big believer in New Year’s Resolutions. I’m more of a ‘Today is the first day of the rest of your life‘ kinda guy. An ‘Every day is New Year’s Day‘ kinda guy. But … Continue reading

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Pastor’s Day, Part 2

Could you have a beer with your pastor? (And even if you could, would you want to?) I’ve had one with mine – and I hope to repeat the experience again soon. I attend Holy Trinity Anglican Church, where the Reverend … Continue reading

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