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The Republic for Which It Stands
Deuteronomy 10:17-21
The Republic for Which It Stands

Special Installment: Beyond the Lectionary Old and tattered flags are fetching good prices these days. We value these flags, but what values does Old Glory symbolize?... more

Within Earshot
Psalm 130
Within Earshot

How far can the human voice travel? Can one's call of distress reach the ears of God?... more

The City of David
2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10
The City of David

David captures a hill and names it after himself. But there were some strongholds more difficult to conquer.... more

The City of God
Psalm 48
The City of God

Major cities around the world promote their attractions and uniqueness. What does the psalmist say is so special about the City of God?... more

Bad Birthday Party
Mark 6:14-29
Bad Birthday Party

King Herod throws a birthday bash, and it ends in a murder.... more

Moving God
2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19
Moving God

How do you move God? Very carefully. Better question is: How is God going to move us?... more

Passport Power
Ephesians 2:11-22
Passport Power

A US passport is strong, but it is not the strongest in the world. The apostle Paul talks about a passport that shatters racial and religious barriers.... more

Objects of Desire
2 Samuel 11:1-15
Objects of Desire

Sometimes, when we become attached to an object, we personify it by bestowing on it a pet name. That may be odd, but there's nothing inherently wrong with it. But when we objectify a person, that's a huge problem.... more

Innovations in Eating
John 6:24-35
Innovations in Eating

Drive-thru restaurants were an innovation in 1948. Today, robots that make tossed salads and self-driving cars that deliver pizza are innovative. Go back to the scene when Jesus feeds 5,000 people with virtually no food on hand. That's innovative!... more

Lorem Ipsum
Ephesians 4:25-5:2
Lorem Ipsum

Publishers use filler text to get a sense of how words will look when laid out on a page. In this text, Paul urges us to be careful about our words. We should take a look at how they appear on the pages of our life.... more

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