You’re Invited!! Holy Week & Easter Services at St. Paul’s April 12 – Holy Wednesday (Tenebrae) – 7pm in the Chapel April 13 – Maundy Thursday – 7pm in the Sanctuary April 14 – Good Friday – 2 services: 12:15pm in the Chapel; 7pm in the Sanctuary April 15 – Easter Vigil (Saturday) – 7pm, starting in the Columbarium Apr…

From St. John 9:1-41 For years, I’ve been dawn to the story of the man born blind. Every time I hear it, his story touches my soul. I feel a connection with the man and cherish his emotionally-packed words: “One thing I know, though I was blind, now I see.” This story encourages me. It invites me to trust in God’s love…

Throughout the four Gospels there are several times when Jesus takes what his religious culture considers normative and turns it upside down. Today we have an example of Jesus’ topsy-turvy teaching. The scene is set at a well in Samaria. The two characters are a Samaritan woman and Jesus. She is at a disadvantage becau…

LENT2A 2017 – JMA+ On my office desk I have a simple piece of artwork. Some see it as abstract. Other’s don’t. It is made of wood and can be held in your hand. In fact, if you hold it in your hand, the message within the art is unintelligible. If you sit it down and gaze at it from a distance, most people can see the h…

I enjoy history. I delight in listening to a person’s personal history. I like learning about American history and Biblical timelines and contexts. I find classic cars thrilling and many old movies beguiling. My own memories often tickle me. I believe history provides understanding that allows us to live healthier in t…

Last Sunday’s Super Bowl between the Patriots and the Falcons was captivating and unpredictable. Even so, I recall another game that caught my attention. It didn’t have the same dynamics as the Super Bowl and it wasn’t widely publicized, but I recall reading about a High School football game that took place in October…

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