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Being Faithful: False Self-Denial

Luke 13:31-35     Second Sunday in Lent     March 17, 2019   Jesus is in big trouble. You can understand why he would be.  Since his first public pronouncements, nearly everything he’s said has made someone upset and angry.  Do you want some examples? Listen to the gospel passage we read in Sunday morning worship, seven […]


Drowning Our False Selves — The Selves That Need to Be Commanded!

Exodus 20:1-17     Third Sunday in Lent     March 4, 2018   Who are you? Are you your ego-driven false self?  Are you the old person who thinks the world revolves around her?  Are you the old person who is attached to (or even addicted to) safety and security, and averse to risk; or to power […]