Wednesday Word

June
14
2017

Wednesday Word: Perspective

My good friend Jane Schmoetzer, rector of All Saints in Richland, WA, is currently on a well-deserved sabbatical. She called me up one day while putting the details together and said, “How...

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June
7
2017

Wednesday Word: What's love got to do with it?

You shall not murder. – Ex. 20:13

“You have heard that it was said, 'You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.' But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who...

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May
24
2017

Wednesday Word: Love

Love.

From the way we toss that word around you would think that every use is equal to every other use. It should be obvious that that's not the case. For instance, I love pie and triple chocolate...

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May
17
2017

Wednesday Word: Failure

I spent last Friday and Saturday at our diocesan convention. I wasn't sure what to expect, although I had a general idea, having been to a number of conventions in Spokane, Montana, and Oregon. For...

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May
10
2017

Wednesday Word: Sacrifice

Bp. Sutton recently led a gathering of western clergy at All Saints, Frederick. Before the gathering he assigned a book called, Cross Talk: Preaching Redemption Here and Now, by Sally A. Brown, for...

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