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If I were to express one regret in asking people to write in a question for a future sermon it would be the reality that I can’t get to all the questions all at once. So far, I have had …

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Yesterday’s second-highest of holy days still remains our best unintentionally kept secret. Unlike Christmas, which was established as a major feast in the Christian church in the 5th century, Pentecost is almost as old as the core celebrations of our …

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I am back in the office after a week’s worth of study leave. On Tuesday and Wednesday last week I participated in the “From the Four Winds” conference, a gathering of ministers who, like me, have come to the United …

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I’m sitting in my office this morning just starting to look through the cards that came in with yesterday’s offering. For those of you who weren’t there on Sunday, I’ve decided to take a somewhat different approach to my sermon …

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I write this from a motel room in Hamilton. I flew in today for the funeral of my Uncle Karl on Wednesday. He was my mother’s brother, a steelworker, a family man, a soap box derby enthusiast, and an avid …

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