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Getting Ready for Easter Sunday (March 31, 2024)

One of the most vivid images in the whole New Testament is that of a man running. Jesus tells a story in Luke 15, about a son who can’t wait to get out of dodge. He gets his share of the family wealth, tells his father, "I want my money; I don’t want you,” and he leaves. After awhile, things go poorly. He squanders the money and he comes back home. He expects to grov...

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Getting Ready for Good Friday (March 29, 2024)

Ours will be a Tenebrae service -- Tenebrae meaning “darkness” or “shadows.” Once a service for the monastic community, Tenebrae later became an important part of the worship of the common folk during Holy Week. We join Christians of many generations throughout the world in using the liturgy of Tenebrae....

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Getting Ready for Maundy Thursday (March 28, 2024)

When the church worships on Maundy Thursday, it remembers the last evening that Christ spent with his disciples in the upper room. Three major events make up this evening: he washed the disciple's feet, he instituted the Lord's Supper, and he gave them the "new" commandment to love one another. ...

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Getting Ready for Sunday (March 03, 2024)

"Solomon the preacher is giving me a hard time, as though he begrudged anyone lecturing on him. But he must yield."...

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