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Blogging Towards Sunday, October 19, 2014

1 Corinthians 3:16-4:16 How do we interpret the Bible?  Does it even speak to our life and context today?  How do we know, because it doesn’t seem like Jesus says … Continue reading

October 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, October 12, 2014

Psalm 98 & Isaiah 58:1-12   Worship is vital. It’s the heart of who we are. But how do y do it? Is there a right,, and thus necessarily a wrong way … Continue reading

October 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blessing of the Animals

We had a great time at our first Blessing of the Animals worship service.  The sun was glorious as we gathered outside with a whole managerie of animals we love … Continue reading

October 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, October 5, 2014

Thoughts on Today’s Scripture Psalm 148 & Matthew 11:1-7. 19-36   Today we celebrate the bigness of creation, which is minute compared with the vastness of God.  Anselm wrote in the Middle Ages that … Continue reading

October 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, September 28, 2014

John 9:1-42 & Colossians 1:15-23   We’re talking about what we talk about when we talk about God.  This week we’re wrestling with Jesus – what do we – and YOU – … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, September 21, 2014

Luke 15:1-10   We’re talking about what we talk about when we talk about God.  This week we continue talking about God as personal, seemingly like a person, but not … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, September 14, 2014

John 1:1-18   We’re talking about what we talk about when we talk about God.  Yikes what a sentence!  Is it any wonder that we often feel uncomfortable, hesitate or … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, September 7, 2014

  Job 38:1-41 & 42:1-6   The book of Job is not usually read in worship, at least for sermons. It’s a tricky book to use in that worship and … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Godly Play For Adults | Session 3 | Fall 2014

Thursday evenings, 7-8:15 p.m., Sept. 11 through Oct. 16, at First Presbyterian Church in the Reception Room 2619 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612 http://www.firstchurchoakland.org In story and song, Di Pagel and Greg … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, August 31, 2014

What do we mean when we say “God”? This is the theme of a new sermon series. The intent is to wrestle with the language that we use to talk about the God we have encountered, believe in and follow.

August 29, 2014 · 2 Comments
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