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Ash Wednesday Expectations

Posted March 5, 2014 @ 11:07am | by Tripp

Ashes to ashes, dust into dustBuildings will crumble, bridges will rustMountains will disappear, rivers will dry upAnd so it goes, with everything but...

 

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Sermon: Glad News of Deliverance

Posted January 18, 2014 @ 4:27pm | by Tripp

I have declared your righteousness in the great congregation;behold, I did not restrain my lips,and that, O Lord, you know.Your righteousness I have not hidden in my heart;I have...

 

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Sermon: More Jesus, Not Less

Posted January 12, 2014 @ 8:24am | by Tripp

No matter what you have done, you are still God’s Beloved. The story of Jesus is about how God has moved heaven and earth, pushed everything else aside, to tell you so.First they heard...

 

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Tags: sermon, first baptist church, palo alto, baptism of christ, beloved, divinity
 

Sermonating 2.0: I Have A Title

Posted January 10, 2014 @ 9:08am | by Tripp

I wonder if I can get my congregation to read the thread and we'll let that be the sermon.Whis happened yesterday. It was quite a strech of comments and such related to yesterdays post on...

 

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Sermonating. It burns us, precious.

Posted January 9, 2014 @ 9:33am | by Tripp

Belovedness is Divinity. It is Divinity. We participate in the nature of Christ, we are given the nature of Christ by the Spirit by virtue of Baptism.Well, my friends, it is Thursday and this...

 

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Planing the Grain of the Universe

Posted November 7, 2013 @ 6:55am | by Tripp

This was the sermon Trevor Bechtel preached at my ordination service nine years ago today. It still kicks my ass. Thank you, sir. (Note: To all others, be warned when you ask a Mennonite...

 

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