Tag Archives: Union with Christ

John Knox

Throughout 2017, this year that marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, we are tracing the history that led to the founding of our church through the lives of key people in that story. We began before the Reformation … Continue reading

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The Passing of the Peace and the 2016 Election

How should our liturgy shape the way we think about this year’s bitterly divisive presidential election, and the way we act towards those with strongly different opinions? Title: The Passing of the Peace Scripture: John 20.21 Resources: audio (streaming | … Continue reading

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Our Father in Heaven

Over the next few weeks, we’re going to take a look at one of the best-known passages in the New Testament, a text we call the Lord’s prayer. Lord willing, each Sunday I’ll take one phrase at a time and pick a passage that helps … Continue reading

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The Just Conqueror

Isaiah 58 is critical for Isaiah’s overall theme, with wide-ranging implications, not only for our spiritual disciplines and personal piety, but for our engagement in what is often called social justice. That passage makes crystal clear that it is not … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (2/6/16)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 53.6 We all, like sheep, have gone astray,     each of us has turned to our own way; and the Lord has laid on him     the iniquity of us all. Thought to ponder: “There is so much of Him that … Continue reading

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