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The H-Word

Get your hallelujahs out while you can, folks: Lent is almost upon us. In the Anglican Church, and probably in some other liturgical denominations, we conclude many of our services with the phrase, ‘Thanks be to God. Alleluia!’ But for … Continue reading

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The K-Word

Well, we did it. We’ve made it through the long stretch of Ordinary Time I talked about in The O-Word, back in June. It’s my prayer that we all used that time to allow God to show us a little … Continue reading

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The O-Word

‘It’s not easy being green It seems you blend in with so many other ordinary things And people tend to pass you over ‘Cause you’re not standing out Like flashy sparkles in the water Or stars in the sky’ – … Continue reading

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KeenerPhobia

Sometimes, even worship leaders need to choose the lesser of two evils. The greater of two evils, in this case, is when parishioners’ subconscious minds forget that they’re not in junior high school anymore. In our teenage years, many of … Continue reading

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The Bad Samaritan

I’ve known for years that I’m too much Martha, not enough Mary. And as I mentioned in the recent Let’s Get Real series, I might be more like a Pharisee than I realized. But imagine my surprise a few weeks ago when it … Continue reading

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