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April 5, 2020: “Show Us How to Balance Celebration and Grief”

Ideally, we would gather together in worship, catching up on each other’s lives, being encouraged by each other’s smiles, weeping with each other in our tears, joining our voices in songs of faith and hope and praise, lifting up our … Continue reading

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Blessed are Those Who Mourn

Here’s the full audio of Pastor Michael’s sermon from October 1, 2017, reflecting on the second Beatitude in the Sermon on the Mount: And here’s a written excerpt: How do we hear these words of Jesus? “Blessed are those who … Continue reading

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“We should re-think our theology? Say what?”

Earlier this summer I preached a sermon on grieving the losses in our lives, whether it’s the loss of someone we love through death or the loss of something we have invested with great significance—a relationship, a career, a home. … Continue reading

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