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All Belong to You

A meditation by Michael Pahl on Transfiguration Sunday, February 23, 2020, called “All Belong to You.” It’s a reflection on Mark 9:1-8 and 1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23. Here is a brief excerpt from the conclusion: Let us anchor ourselves in … Continue reading

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You Shall Have No Other Gods before Me

A meditation by Michael Pahl on February 16, 2020, called “You Shall Have No Other Gods before Me.” It’s a reflection on 1 Corinthians 8:1-6, which is echoing Exodus 20:1-6 and Deuteronomy 6:4-9. Here is a written excerpt from the … Continue reading

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The Church is Like a Garden

A sermon by Michael Pahl on September 22, 2019, called “The Church is Like a Garden,” reflecting on John 15:1-8 and 1 Corinthians 3:5-9. This is the third in a five-part series called “Together we are a Church.” Here is … Continue reading

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The Church Is Like a Body

A sermon by Michael Pahl on September 15, 2019, called “The Church Is Like a Body,” reflecting on 1 Corinthians 12:12-27. This is the second in a five-part series called “Together we are a Church.” Here is a written excerpt … Continue reading

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Some Notes on “Gaia’s Story”

It was a Friday afternoon, two days before I was to begin my sermon series on 1 Corinthians 1-3. I had the whole series laid out, my first sermon nearly completed. Highly exegetical, deeply theological, desperately needed. But utterly uninteresting. … Continue reading

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No Foundation but Jesus

Audio clip and bulletin notes for a sermon preached at Morden Mennonite on Feb. 19, 2017, in a series called “Jesus: Our Church’s One Foundation.” This sermon concludes our reflection on Paul’s words in 1 Corinthians through the story of … Continue reading

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Co-Labourers with Jesus

Audio clip and bulletin notes for a sermon preached at Morden Mennonite on Feb. 12, 2017, in a series called “Jesus: Our Church’s One Foundation.” This sermon continues our reflection on Paul’s words in 1 Corinthians through the story of … Continue reading

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