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Human

The tragedies in Baton Rouge, Falcon Heights, and Dallas have brought us all to tears, and in light of events like these, a psalm like this can come off as trite, meaningless, or perhaps even escapist and cruel. But in … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (3/19/16)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 52.7–12 7 How beautiful on the mountains     are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace,     who bring good tidings,     who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion,     “Your God reigns!” 8 Listen! Your watchmen lift up … Continue reading

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Unrelenting Grace for Idolaters

It’s not what you have that matters, but what you do with it. So goes the old maxim, and it is true enough so far as it goes. Indeed all of us, whether knowingly or not, heed that proverb every … Continue reading

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The Servant’s Incomparable God

Without my glasses life is a blur. I can get by, sort of. But lights are too bright, shadows too dark, and words unintelligible. Without my glasses I miss a lot. Our text asks the same questions twice: “Do you … Continue reading

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