Monthly Archives: July 2016

“We love…” Toronto Mission Trip Reflections 2016

7/31/2016 “We love because God first loved us” (1 John 4:19) Toronto Mission Trip Reflections St.Paul /Trinity Youth 2 communities – 1 church in mission together

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St. Paul/Trinity Youth Mission Trip Video – Toronto 2016

St. Paul & Trinity: Two Communities – One Church Together in Mission

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The 1st draft ending to Matthew’s Gospel

“Since the eleven refused to leave their hiding place, Jesus met them there.  When they saw him they looked at one another with suspicion, and were deeply afraid. Jesus said to them. ‘It is up to you now. Stay inside and bar … Continue reading

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“THE JESUS WAY, PART 5: PRAYING” (min msg)

“The Jesus Way” is the Lutheran Outdoor Ministry theme for 2016. Here is my min msg on “PRAYING.” “‘And whenever you pray, do not be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at … Continue reading

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“THE JESUS WAY, PART 4: SERVING” (min msg)

“The Jesus Way” is the Lutheran Outdoor Ministry theme for 2016. Here is my min msg on “SERVING.” “Now before the festival of the Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world and go to … Continue reading

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A letter (not from Hogwarts) to my 11 year old daughter on her birthday

21 July, 2016 Dear Mia, Congratulations on your eleventh birthday. Wow. You are growing up! I’m sorry to report that there is no Hogwarts Letter addressed to you today. What can I say? Their loss. There is no one I … Continue reading

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2 Bald Pastors / Episode 23: eformation

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