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Adventure travel is a booming business. More people than ever use their vacations as opportunities to experience the world rather than simply retreat from it. If you're going off the beaten path, however, it's best to book a guide service to help you along the way. Jesus promises his disciples a spiritual Guide for the adventure on which they're about to embark -- an adventure that continues with us!
For material based on today's epistle text, see "Spirit Code," May 24, 2015, at HomileticsOnline.com.
On this Pentecost Sunday, many people are anticipating the unofficial start to summer with Memorial Day weekend coming up in just five days. With the advent of summer comes the anticipation of vacation time.
But what sort of vacation? If you take a brief survey of the congregation, you'll likely discover that many folks will embark on relaxing trips like the beach, camping or soaking up the sun by a pool somewhere. After all, vacation is supposed to be a time to...