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Creation Time

September 1, 2019
I recently discovered that since 2008 the Sundays between Sept 1st and October 4th have their very own liturgical season in most Orthodox and Roman Catholic churches. And that this…

Stand Tall

August 25, 2019
While visiting Tucson, Arizona last November my mom and I discovered that at 8am on Sunday morning the local Roman Catholic Church, St. Augustine Cathedral, holds a Mariachi Mass. We…

Strange Fire

August 18, 2019
A Sermon preached in Duke University Chapel on August 18, 2013 by the Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer Read by Sabine Brown, August 18th 2019 at Comox Valley Presbyterian Church Jesus has…

Food Security

August 4, 2019
In most of my recent international trips inevitably one topic that eventually comes up is that of Food Security. While I stood in a market garden in Kenya, the conversation…

Living on a Prayer

July 28, 2019
Being a child of the eighties I am familiar and quite comfortable with hair bands and glam rock. Many a time a song can come on the radio and I…

Hosting God

July 21, 2019
There is a classic Chassidic story by Yanki Tauber about two travelling rabbis. From time to time these rabbis would travel disguised as beggars in an effort to improve their…

Mutual Hospitality

July 7, 2019
Many years ago the Mennonite Central Committee commissioned a cookbook called “Extending the Table: A World Community Cookbook”. In the forward, written by Paul Longacre, he recalls an experience he…