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25
March,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Mar 25


LUP_Expectations

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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18
March,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Mar 18


LUP_Condemnation

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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15
March,
2018

A Note From Fred


Dear Friends,

Fred I’m writing to let you know that our Board of Elders has granted me a three-month sabbatical from May to July of this year. I want you to know how grateful I am to our elders for encouraging this sabbatical. The work of pastoral ...


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11
March,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Mar 11


LUP_Persecution

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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04
March,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Mar 04


LUP_Betrayal

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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02
March,
2018

Behind the Scenes of Holy Week & Easter at Davies


photo by Dale Tan

Q&A with Karl Digerness

As we look ahead to Holy Week, the week of the church calendar that begins with Palm Sunday and culminates in Easter, we thought it would be fun to talk with Karl Digerness, whose work behind the scenes with the rest ...


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25
February,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Feb 25


LUP_ Peril

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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18
February,
2018

Individual Scripture Meditation Guide : Feb 18


LUP_Grief

Each day, find a quiet place, take five deep breaths, and invite the Spirit to be your guide. Read the passage slowly, out loud if possible. Engage it through the lens of the day, taking notes if helpful. To close, always return to deep ...


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09
February,
2018

Love Under Pressure


LUP

Human beings are under a lot of pressure. This has always been the case, but especially now, at the beginning of the 21st century, we can find ourselves living in a city full of unique pressures, and at a time when the world around us seems to ...


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01
December,
2017

The Jesse Tree


Day 1

Introduction

When one of my children is waiting for a long-planned event, like a birthday party or a visit from family, they will ask every morning: “Is today the day?” And when the blessed day nally arrives, I can count on hearing, at ...


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