Speaking to the Soul

Wineskin Under Repair

A poetic reflection on Mark 2:13-22 When I finished the Camino last June, I was probably in the best physical shape I have been in

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At One with God and Each Other

John 1:29-42 In this coming Sunday’s Gospel reading, Jesus is referred to twice by his cousin John as the “Lamb of God.” The first time

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A Timeline of Christmas Eves

2019: The flu sweeps through the children and youth of the congregation canceling the Christmas Eve children’s program. Three out of four in my family

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In New Light

By: Emily Meeks The darkness is the backdrop through the blinds, but this morning I have a feeling — the light is going to be

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Holding up a Mirror

In my life there have been a handful of moments in which God has seemed to be holding up a mirror and asking me to

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Weekend roundup for Jan. 7

The celebration of Epiphany is upon us, the world’s most-recorded hymn marks its 250th anniversary and the church looks toward Martin Luther King Jr. Day: it’s our weekly roundup of stories from across the church.

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Peace and Justice

Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the lake, in the

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As We Wait

It is the evening before winter storm Elliott is about to break, cold and dark, yet stars still glimmering. We are driving through the mountains to

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