Daily Archives: June 23, 2012

Dance With My Father

Some years ago, when I lived in Los Angeles as an undergraduate student, a deacon whom I knew well gave a deeply personal sermonette about his own tortured relationship with his father, at the end of which he played the … Continue reading

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Purposes Of The Sabbath: Part Five

[Note: This is the final part of a five part message on the purposes of the Sabbath in the Bible. The first four parts of the message can be found here: Part One: https://edgeinducedcohesion.wordpress.com/2012/05/12/the-purposes-of-the-sabbath-part-one/ Part Two: https://edgeinducedcohesion.wordpress.com/2012/05/26/purposes-of-the-sabbath-part-two/ Part Three: https://edgeinducedcohesion.wordpress.com/2012/06/02/purposes-of-the-sabbath-part-three/Continue reading

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Somewhere To Run, Somewhere To Hide

I do not consider myself to be a particularly brave person. Fortunately, perhaps, I am also aware that those of us who are particularly introspective and self-critical are neither the best nor the fairest judges of ourselves. Before I begin … Continue reading

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