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Hosanna! Save Us! – March 25, 2018

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Mark 11:1-11              If you look at the Christian calendar, today is marked as Palm/Passion Sunday.  It used to be the Palm Sunday.  But, not too many years ago, some theologians have asked if we need to change it into Palm/Passion Sunday.  Why?  Well, their concern was like this: mid-week […]

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What do you hear? – March 18, 2018

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John 12:20-33; Jeremiah 31: 31-34 “The days are surely coming, says the Lord.”  Surely, we need this affirmation from Jeremiah again and again.  Jeremiah is known as “the Weeping Prophet.”  He is NOT famous for bringing words of comfort and hope.   Rather, he constantly criticizes both the religious and political establishment which exploited the […]

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Press on toward the Goal – February 18, 2018

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Philippians 3:4b-14 There was another senseless school shooting last week.  When I first heard about it, I lamented, “Oh…, no!  Not again!”  I have to confess, though, that I was not in shock this time.  When I found out what happened in Columbine or New Town, I was so terrified and shocked that I couldn’t […]