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The Rev. Frederick Buechner

Weekly Sermon Illustration: God's Love

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic.

On July 27, 2014 we will celebrate the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost. Here is this week's reading from the book of Romans:

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The Rev. Frederick Buechner

Sacred Stories: The Man in the Gray Slacks

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In this video, Frederick Buechner gives a speech at Trinity Church in New York, NY in 1990. In it he describes the story of his father's suicide and how it affected his life.

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July 14, 2014

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Jacob

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On July 20, 2014 we will celebrate the Sixth Sunday after Pentecost.
Peter Wallace Article

July 08, 2014

Listening to Jesus: The Waste of Worry

The Rev. Peter Wallace

What if you could actually take a hike with Jesus and have a conversation about life and faith?
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July 07, 2014

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Praise

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On July 13, 2014 we will celebrate the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

July 04, 2014

The Miracle We Get

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

We all want to be certain, we all want proof...
Martin Davis Article

July 02, 2014

Privacy: The Other Side of Social Media in Church

Martin Davis

In the wake of Social Media Sunday, there's a lot of celebration. But if privacy issues aren't addressed in your faith community, the traction social media is gaining will quickly be lost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

June 30, 2014

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Remember Me Not For the Ill I've Done...

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On July 6, 2014 we will celebrate the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Benjamin Pratt Article

June 30, 2014

Lou Gehrig: The Stricken Hero was 'The Luckiest Man...'

The Rev. Benjamin Pratt (UMC)

Author Benjamin Pratt writes about Lou Gehrig, the luckiest man alive.
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June 23, 2014

Why Caregiving is Fuel for 'Church Growth'

The Rev. Benjamin Pratt (UMC)

Author Benjamin Pratt is joined by Read the Spirit Editor David Crumm and contributor Martin Davis to explain how an active caregiving program is fuel for 'church growth'.