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Imago Scriptura 57 – One

In yesterday’s reading from John 17, we have one of what feels like the most impassioned prayers that Jesus prays. The whole of chapter 17 is Jesus praying for his disciples and specifically for unity in verses 20 and following. While Jesus was praying specifically […]

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Imago Scriptura 51 – Packets

“…are you angry with me because I healed a man’s whole body on the sabbath?  Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgment.” – John 7:23-24 This morning, I had the honor of helping lead a service celebrating the life of a dear […]

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Conspiring

I had the blessing of spending a good chunk of the last two days at the Conspire Cincinnati Gathering. Sounds ominous, doesn’t it? Its not ominous unless you think of small groups of people working on bettering our local communities as ominous. I was so […]

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Imago Scriptura 43 – Communion

I know I have posted this picture previously but it captures my experience of worship yesterday and the reading from Luke 22. I took this shot (which I edited a bit because it didn’t come out really clearly when I shot it) while we were […]

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Imago Scriptura 41 – Shoes

These are a pair of my favorite shoes. I can’t wear them for a lot of things because they are quite literally falling apart. There are holes, the soles are largely worn out but they fit PERFECTLY. They’re my “quick pair” of shoes – if […]

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Imago Scriptura 31 – Contrasts

Many are familiar with the teaching of Jesus known as the Beatitudes – Blessed are the poor, blessed are the meek, etc. Luke has a slight variation on those teachings. He has some of the same (similar) blessings as recorded in Matthew, but he also […]

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Gratitude 05 – Conversations

So, this was a day late, but tis life sometimes. My gratitude for yesterday was about conversations that wrapped up my week – one over lunch in a coffee shop (hence the picture), and then two others that were in my office. One with two […]

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