Monthly Archives: August 2014

My Uganda Journal 2014, Part III

PART III Along with 26 other pilgrims I went to Uganda July 15-29, 2014. One of them is my good friend, J-Jeff Reither who invited me to join his congregation: The Church of St. Anne’s in Hamel, MN on this … Continue reading

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“But who do you say Jesus is” sermon on Matt 16:13-18

8/24/2014 sermon on Matt 16:13-18 “But who do you say Jesus is?” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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“Don’t take ‘no’ for an answer” sermon on Matt 15:21-28 (the onion sermon)

8/17/2014 sermon on Matt 15:21-18 “Don’t take ‘no’ for an answer” (the onion sermon) St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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My Uganda Journal 2014, Part II

  PART II Along with 26 other pilgrims I went to Uganda July 15-29, 2014. One of them is my good friend, J-Jeff Reither who invited me to join his congregation: The Church of St. Anne’s in Hamel, MN on … Continue reading

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My Uganda Journal 2014, Part I

Along with 26 other pilgrims I went to Uganda July 15-29, 2014. These were my daily reflections: 15 July – Anxiety, Airplanes and Arrival The last week or so has been interesting: time in both Banff National Park in Alberta … Continue reading

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Coming back from Uganda, “Jesus is Abundance,” a sermon on Matt 14:13-21

8/03/2014 Back from Uganda, a sermon on Matt 14:13-21 “Jesus is Abundance” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, New Canaan, CT

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Gangs, Gaza and the Gospel (An epistle to the churches of the New England Synod, ELCA from Bishop Jim Hazelwood)

  This letter was waiting for me in my inbox from Bishop Jim Hazelwood when I returned from Uganda last week. I believe it is written from the perspective of relationship, not the polarized politics that feed our hungry news-cycles. … Continue reading

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