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Blogging Towards Sunday, August 3, 2014

Thoughts on Sunday’s Scripture Matthew 14:13-21 | Isaiah 55:1-13   When we say we have faith in God, we mean that we put our trust in God, That doesn’t mean that … Continue reading

August 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, July 27, 2014

Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 | Romans 8:26-39   We continue talking about HOPE and how the kingdom of God is present and at work in the empire of our world.  Jesus used parables … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, July 20, 2014

Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43  & Romans 8:12-25   How can we understand the presence of evil in the world?  If God is present and has saved us in Christ Jesus, shouldn’t everything … Continue reading

July 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

Connecting with German Christians in July 2014

CAPC Oakland has the privilege of hosting a group of German Christians for their trip to through San Francisco.  We will have a dinner or dessert event with them at the … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, June 29, 2014

Matthew 10:37-42 & Romans 6:12-23   Last week we talked of freedom – freedom for and freedom from.  In his famous letter of pastoral advice to the ancient church in Rome, Paul … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday June 22, 2014

Romans 6:1-11 & Matthew 10:24-39   We have lots of freedoms as Americans.  Freedom of religion, of assembly, or thought.  But is freedom a thing you have, or something your strive for, … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, June 15, 2014

Psalm 8 & Matthew 28:16-20 Psalm 8 is attributed as “for the Winepress [gittigh in Hebrew].” That’s the place where the harevest is tunred into a vintage, where the crop is stripped … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, June 8, 2014

Acts 2:1-21   Is God in the world? How does she moves about in the world? How do we see or hear him?   Pentecost was both nothing new at … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, May 25, 2014

 1 Corinthians 12:12-13:8 and 1 John 4:7-12   Somehow along the way we all get lost in the journey of faith.  In a sense we mistake either or for both and in … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, May 18, 2014

Acts 1:6-14 & 1 Corinthians 12:1-13   Often faith is viewed, or talked about, as an either/or choice, as opposed to a both/and invitation. We talk about people either being … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · 1 Comment
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