Respite

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I’m in the middle of a conversation right now about life in Madison. Commute. Work. Commute. Answering email until late. Sleep (hopefully). Repeat. Weekends: Crazy too—non-stop, over-programmed, sports, drama, dance, music…And church. Church? Yeah, I know, right? One more...

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Today's Richard Rohr

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I love to write! I love to read. I love to read good writing. I read something this week in one of my ham radio publications that was buried in the midst of a technical article on the electronics of a piece of gear. But the author (who is a retired minister from the UK it turns out…)...

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Psalm 23

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Psalm 23 came up in the Revised Common Lectionary cycle for church on Sunday, May 12. It’s a classic. Maybe the best-known of the Psalms. You may know this trick. Grab any Judeo-Christian Bible. Put your fingers in the middle of the pages in the book and open it. Chances are high, like...

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Activity

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So much energy going on in Madison right now! It feels like the whole place is just exploding. It’s to do with the weather certainly, but I would put the blame squarely on the Holy Spirit. It’s just what I do. Yesterday (Tuesday) was one of those spectacular New Jersey spring days!...

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Heaven or Hell?

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So I chuckle as I write that title out because this probably isn’t going in the direction you’re assuming. Not even close. Heaven? Or Hell? Presbyterians. One of the things we don’t do very well, and have never done very well, is talk about our spirituality. We always kinda...

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