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Tag Archive: worship

27
Apr

Start With Worship

Jesus said, “When you pray to the Intimate Unknowable, start from a place of worship. Say, ‘Our Father who art in heaven hallowed be thy name.’” Holy is your name. […]

21
Apr

A Sanctified Wish List

This Sunday I will continue my new sermon series on prayer. It probably will be a letdown after last week, considering we began the service by opening an envelope containing […]

26
Jan

Do. Love. Walk.

A spirituality that is only private and self-absorbed, one devoid of an authentic political and social consciousness, does little to halt the suicidal juggernaut of history. On the other hand, […]

08
Jan

Go to the Woods

In addition to being the pastor of Virginia-Highland Church, I also am teaching a class at Hartford Seminary this year on “Renewing the Vintage Church.” The greatest challenge I struggle […]

13
Nov

Spontaneous Applause

I’ve been reading Diana Butler Bass’s newest book, Grounded: Finding God in the World, this week. I’m considering making it required reading for a class I’m teaching at Hartford Seminary […]