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Christ Our Crucified King

Christ the “King.” The “kingdom” of God. I wonder if we’re too used to these words, “king” and “kingdom.” They don’t unnerve us quite the way they should. They should be deeply unsettling. After all, “kings” are absolute rulers. Each one … Continue reading

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(Re-)Imagining Worship

It’s interesting that the New Testament never gives a detailed description of exactly what went on when the first Jesus-followers gathered together to worship. There’s no divinely inspired “order of service.” Sure, we get some glimpses of early Christian worship here … Continue reading

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Thoughts in My Head: “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly…”

This is supposed to be “thoughts in my head” about my upcoming sermon this Sunday, but so far this week such thoughts have been few and far between. It’s been one of those weeks. I’ve been sick with some evil … Continue reading

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