Category Archives: Discovery

After the bombs that weren’t (Thanks be to God)

Far being from a perfect union, two of our finer traits as a country are: the non-violent transfer of power from one party to another through free elections and a free press. Whoever sent these package bombs to incite chaos … Continue reading

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A Message for our Transgender friends (and everyone else too)

I remember the nasty comments of others when a family member changed her name. I remember the first adult friend I had known for years who told me they were transgender and were not sure how others “from the old … Continue reading

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“Because Your Witness Matters” (A Church You’ve Been Longing for: Cultivates Care, Prayer, Healing & Openness) Mark 9:38-50

9/30/2018 Sermon on Mark 9:38-50 “Because your witness matters” A Church You’ve Been Longing for: Cultivates Care, Prayer, Healing & Openness St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT A few comments on this sermon by (me) the preacher: First. Thanks … Continue reading

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Make Someone’s Day (min msg)

Just go ahead and make someone’s day 🙂 http://2baldpastors.com/make-someones-day-min-msg/

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“Why church? framing and clarifying questions” (A Church You’ve Been Longing for: “Asks Better Questions Than Has Answers) Mark 8:27-38

9/16/2018 Sermon on Mark 8:27-38 “Why Church? Framing and Clarifying Questions” A Church You’ve Been Longing for: Asks Better Questions Than Has Answers St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT Pastor Geoff Sinibaldo Reach the Beach Ragnar Camp Calumet

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A few thoughts on 9/11 at 17

“Time does march on,” as the saying goes, but I remain curious about the validity of the other saying that tends to go along with it: “Time heals all wounds.” Does it? A year ago this past May, my son … Continue reading

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“Getting our hands dirty” Mission Trip: New Haven, Mark 7

9/02/2018 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 “Getting our hands dirty” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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