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Monday of the 7th Sunday after Trinity – Luke 13:1-9

ShareLuke 13:1-9 In a dizzying succession, Jesus touches upon some of the most important truths of the cosmos in verses 1-5. Things happen.  Bad things.  They happen to all of us, but not necessarily with a one to one correspondence to how good or bad we’ve been. His words seem strangely reassuring at first: they […]

July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Monday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Saturday of Trinity 3 – Luke 8:1-15

ShareLuke 8:1-15 When I was a kid, I always wanted to be a mad scientist, mixing up different colored potions to unlock the mysteries of the universe. I guess my son Charlie must have gotten my genes because lately he’s wanted to know all about chemicals.  Of course, the fun part about chemistry isn’t all […]

June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Tuesday Before Easter, Holy Week – John 15:1-16

ShareJohn 15:1-16 In John 15, Jesus teaches us that we are to abide in Him as the branches abide in the vine.  This is an image of the continuous life of feasting on Christ that we are to have, and there are 3 main truths about abiding in Christ for us to eat this morning. […]

March 30, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of 4th Sunday in Lent – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Monday of the 7th Sunday after Trinity – Luke 13:1-9

ShareLuke 13:1-9 In a dizzying succession, Jesus touches upon some of the most important truths of the cosmos in verses 1-5. Things happen.  Bad things.  They happen to all of us, but not necessarily with a one to one correspondence to how good or bad we’ve been. His words seem strangely reassuring at first: they […]

July 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Monday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

June 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of Trinity 3 – Luke 8:1-15

ShareLuke 8:1-15 When I was a kid, I always wanted to be a mad scientist, mixing up different colored potions to unlock the mysteries of the universe. I guess my son Charlie must have gotten my genes because lately he’s wanted to know all about chemicals.  Of course, the fun part about chemistry isn’t all […]

June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Tuesday Before Easter, 6th Sunday in Lent – John 15:1-16

ShareJohn 15:1-16 In John 15, Jesus teaches us that we are to abide in Him as the branches abide in the vine.  This is an image of the continuous life of feasting on Christ that we are to have, and there are 3 main truths about abiding in Christ for us to eat this morning. […]

March 25, 2013 | 0 Comments More