Monthly Archives: September 2014

Projecting Our Own Issues

This week’s meditation is a follow-up on an earlier one that had to do with “beaking up” with images of ourselves that we know no longer serve our highest good. The truth is that we all have “issues”, in other … Continue reading

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Past Lives, Present Life

I’ve always had an eclectic gaggle of friends no matter where I’ve lived: Christians, Buddhists, atheists, agnostics, communists, Muslims, as well as New Age believers. Some of these believed wholeheartedly in the idea of reincarnation–that we have each lived past … Continue reading

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The Next Step Is….??

Our two congregations are essentially on the same path of discerning what it is we are called next to accomplish for the Reign of God through our ministry. GSJ spent an entire calendar year in a formalized discernment process and … Continue reading

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Choo Choo Theology

People are sometimes like trains, often making unscheduled stops along the way, but always arriving at the destination God always intended. In an era when the railroads were feverishly laying new track and linking the country together, people’s imaginations were … Continue reading

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Forgiveness…again

I believe 100% that Jesus came to us to free us from everything that binds us, every one of our limitations so that we can live in the freedom of God’s children. To do that we first of all need … Continue reading

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Crappy Parable

This is the gospel reading that I have always struggled with because it is ridiculously unfair and it makes me angry every time I read it or hear it proclaimed or even think about it! By anyone’s standards, this gospel … Continue reading

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No More Excuses!!!

As a teacher, I hear all kinds of excuses on a regular basis. Excuses as to why a student didn’t do his homework, why a student failed her exam, and why it just wasn’t possible to study because of hectic … Continue reading

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