Tag: Parishioners

My Best Friend

“Who Do You Say That I Am?” Lenten Series Post #8 When I think of Jesus asking, “Who do you say that I am?”, the answer comes quickly: you’re my best friend. It’s a simple answer from as far back as I can remember.  I grew up in the Catholic church, and when my family…

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Entangled

Who Do You Say That I Am? Lenten Series Post #7 In Matthew: 16, Mark: 8 and Luke: 9, Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do the people say I am?” He followed that question with, “Who do you think I am?” It’s sort of strange, these questions, because clearly Jesus knew who he was. Still…

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A Glimpse of the Hereafter

Who Do Say That I Am? Lenten Series Post #5 I worked with Hospice for eleven years and I had many experiences walking with the Lord. Dying is an interesting business as a counselor on the outside looking in. I was fortunate to hold the hands of many of the dying, in all of them…

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What a Friend We Have in Jesus

Who Do Say That I Am? Lenten Series Post #4 Names are powerful.  How we define ourselves or others defines how we see the world.  She/Her or They/Them.  Democrat or Republican.  Patriot or Traitor. Heretic or Savior.   And in our current world, most people are emphatically sure that they are correct. “Who do you say that I am?”  “You are the…

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