Tag Archives: holy

The (Other) S-Word, Part 9: Holy Hitchhiker

I know I’ve promised to spend some time on Pentecost in this series, and we will get there. But for today, let’s jump ahead a bit to one of my favorite stories in the entire Book of Acts: Philip and … Continue reading

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Korah the Clod, Part 1

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that Balaam is described in the Bible as a villain along with other Old Testament antagonists, and then dropped two names on you. One was probably familiar, the other maybe not so much. Cain … Continue reading

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For Granddad and Grandpa and Grandma

An old friend will sit in with the Holy Trinity Music Team once again this Sunday, as we say Vaya con dios to another Stampede Week in Calgary. No, I’m not referring to vertically gifted bassist Brian McKenzie. Brian is … Continue reading

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As Holy as You Make It

Palm Sunday was a spiritual high for me this year. Pastor Stephen’s sermon was extremely impactful once again, and I left the church very much aware of what Palm Sunday meant for me. Then, I went home and went grocery shopping – … Continue reading

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Three

“Three shall be the number thou shalt count, and the number of the counting shall be three.” – Brother Maynard (Michael Palin) in Monty Python and the Holy Grail There’s something significant about the number three, isn’t there? In geometry, you need to … Continue reading

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Palm Whine

“So does this year’s Palm Sunday reading focus on the Palm or the Passion?” a friend and bandmate asked me, about this time last week, when we were rehearsing the week’s worship music. “Not a whole bunch of either,” was … Continue reading

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