Wednesday Word

March
16
2022

Wednesday Word: Season of Change

Mark and I meet every Tuesday afternoon to discuss and plan Sunday services. In some ways this is not a hard thing to do because our liturgy is prescribed by the rubrics of the Prayer Book. But...

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March
9
2022

Wednesday Word: Confession as Offense

When I was in driver's ed I remember being told to “drive defensively.” In other words, I should be ready to react to any possible situation that might lead to an accident. But the more...

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February
9
2022

Wednesday Word: On-Site Worship

Last week I touched on the dust-up created by a New York Times op-ed piece about why online worship was invalid and the call for churches to stop streaming their worship services because worship...

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February
2
2022

Wednesday Word: Common Prayer

I have an old book on my desk called, Thoughts on the Services, copyright 1900, by the Rt. Rev. Cleveland Coxe, Bishop of Western New York. I have no idea when or where I got this book, but I do...

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January
26
2022

Wednesday Word: Sinking Boats

You can't sink one end of a boat.” – Officiating Wisdom

Unbeknownst to most people, a football game is played with three teams: the dark jerseys, the light jerseys, and the...

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