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Do I Really Have to Read the Manual?

What Comes as Standard Equipment for Anyone Calling Themselves a Christian? As you know, today is Trinity Sunday. And since my husband and I recently got a new car and I’ve been trying to read the manual, I’d like us to consider what safety features come as standard equipment in the most basic model. Not…

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Trinity Sunday

New Day Sermon Trinity Sunday What can we really say about the Trinity? We have lots of words, all of which try to describe it. Maybe it is as simple as God’s creative efforts to be present to us “in many and various ways.”

The Dance

When I was in the 5th grade I was a pretty awkward kid. In fact I believe the 5th grade was the gateway to a few awkward, wonder years. The years that you begin to get things like acne. The years that parts of you begin growing at odd rates. The years when you may…

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Daddy-O, Junior, and Spook

Email Devotion, Trinity Sunday And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, ‘Abba! Father!’ –Galatians 4:6, NRSV Also there is a similitude of a Trinity shining in the body, soul and spirit. –George Ripley It feels a bit risky to define the Trinity in terms of…