Tag Archives: Advent

Christ Comes Every Day

Mark 13:24-37      I like the way Leonard Sweet began a sermon on this Advent text. “Salmon do it. Hummingbirds do it. Butterflies do it. Turtles do it. All these creatures, and many more: they all . . . go … Continue reading

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Jerusalem and the Temple Destroyed

  Matthew 24:36-44       I’m not a biblical literalist in the way it is often meant. But details are details and they need to be identified as such. I think someone had too much wine when they were over-imagining what … Continue reading

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A Radical Message Needs a Radical Messenger

Mark 1:1-9 I have to admit that I have done everything I could to avoid reading, listening, or becoming acquainted with this eccentric, odd, unconventional, radical personality known as Lady Gaga. If you haven’t watched Entertainment Tonight or read any … Continue reading

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