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When Boys Fall Out the Church Window—The Eutychus Factor

When Boys Fall Out the Church Window–The Eutychus Factor        And I heard them murmur… “…is he dead?” Not quite yet declared a saint, Paul, the late night preacher didn’t see it coming— or going… Eutychus, that is, … Continue reading

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St. Nicholas Was a Sinner and Saint!

adapted from a previous post for 2009      And I heard him murmur…          “Yeah, I heard him preach that sermon before…” No, that’s really not the case.  Not this one at least.  In over thirty … Continue reading

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“TAKE MY YOKE & LEARN FROM ME” -Reflections on 30 years of ministry

‘…for the kingdom, the power and the glory are yours now and forever.  Amen.’    – The Jesus Prayer ‘… the road goes on forever and the party never ends…’                                                                                 – Robert Earl Keen On November 7, 2010, I placed … Continue reading

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THROW YOUR HEART OVER THE FENCE—“On Fear, Risk, Joy & Wealth”

 I heard him murmuring… “Throw your heart over the fence* and the rest of you will follow!”  Have you ever heard those words before? Do you get the picture?  And who by the way… ‘put up the fence?’ Throw your … Continue reading

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“CHRISTMAS TIME’S INCONVENIENCE”

CHRISTMAS TIME’S INCONVENIENCE ( a POST offered to the men of the Gulf Coast Synod and their friends…)   TO ALL THE KING’S MEN… Guys, our place in God’s kingdom is powerful…let’s pray with the Blind Boys from Alabama…”Lord, help … Continue reading

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