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Christmas-Weary

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

 

Do you ever get overwhelmed by Christmas?  The shopping, the parties, the scheduling?  A consummate procrastinator, I always get slammed by Christmas.  Add to the regular Christmas "stuff" additional worship services to plan and put on?  This pastor is one tired puppy come December 26th.

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Burning Qur'ans: NIMBY!

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

 

The Qur'an-burning minister in Florida was a blip on my radar screen.  I first learned about it during prayer time at church Sunday before last.  When the prayer request was made, I sighed to myself and thought, "Another crazy Christian."  After flipping through my copy of the Qur'an looking for a quote or two, I calmly made plans for a "teachable moment" in Sunday's sermon.

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August 18, 2010

Free Speech--At What Cost?

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

Dr. Laura and the Apostle Paul on "beneficial speech."
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August 13, 2010

Poem: Why are Bad Things Spoken Loudly?

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

A poem describing the pain of exclusion...
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August 06, 2010

Asking the Next Question

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

All that stands between wanting to take action and taking it is one question: What do we do next?
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July 29, 2010

Be Still and Know

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

Finding God in an unexpected moment of stillness...
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June 18, 2010

True Repentance

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

When did we forget how to apologize?
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June 10, 2010

The Healthcare Crisis Hits Home

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

My grand nephew Chandler's health issues have me thinking--again--about human kindness.
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May 28, 2010

Spewing Sin

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

We all bear some culpability for the oil spill in the Gulf.
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May 06, 2010

A Tale of Two Trees

The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Buchanan (UCC)

When it comes to spiritual growth, "slow and steady wins the race."