Reflections


An Unexpected Invitation

An Unexpected Invitation

An Unexpected InvitationLuke 14:1, 7-14 When I was a pastoral intern at Trinity Lutheran Church in Santa Barbara I joined a barbershop singing chorus for a few months. During that time I got to...


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Rivers of Hope

Rivers of Hope

Rivers of Hope Revelation 21:1-22:1 “Crossing over Jordan”  is an image that shows up in a lot of old African American spiritual songs.  The reference is to the Jordan River in Israel and there’s...


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