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In Memoriam IX

Dear Garrett, Our youngest, Lucas, is the same age that you were when you took your leaving. It’s hard to believe that time has gone

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Appropriate Attire: GC 2016

This morning Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey of the Louisiana Area preached on Matthew 22:1-14. She called us to put on the garment of grace that’s

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A Sound Roars: GC 2016

Yesterday the church celebrated Pentecost, the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples. They were afraid, their savior was not gone, now they were

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Tone Matters: GC 2016

Be humble. Be gentle. Be patient. Tolerate one another in an atmosphere thick with love.  Make every effort to preserve the unity the Spirit has

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On the Preaching Life

This week I was blessed to be part of the North Carolina Preaching Festival in Raleigh, NC. I was honored to be part of the

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The Church Gathers: GC2016

Each Lord’s Day the body of Christ gathers. We sing songs of praise, hear a word proclaimed, and gather around table. Each week we remember

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Discernment: GC 2016

One of the continued conversations here is around how a body discerns. How do we hear each other? What does it mean to listen to

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In Memoriam VIII

Dear Garrett, Eight . . . eight is the number of years since your leaving. So much life happens in eight years, so much grief

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