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They Call it Heartbreak Hill

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

They call it Heartbreak Hill. It rises between the twentieth and twenty-first miles of the route of the Boston Marathon. It’s not much of a hill, unless you’ve been running for twenty miles and have no more glycogen left to power your leg muscles. You see this gradual rise and you know you only have six miles left, but then you hit the wall and your will to keep running vanishes. That’s why they call it Heartbreak Hill.

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March 21, 2011

Attempted Temptation

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

Here's a few thoughts on fasting. Rather than being the thing that made Jesus vulnerable to the devil's temptations, fasting is the very thing that helped Jesus resist it.
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December 20, 2010

Names

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

A reflection on the names for Jesus found in the story of Joseph's dream of the angel.
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December 03, 2010

Four Bags of Saline

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

A trip to the ER rehydrates me and reminds me what Advent is all about.
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October 18, 2010

Esperanza

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

The rescue of the miners from the collapsed Chilean mine was a sermon unto itself. Here is my reflection on the events of the last two and a half months through the lens of last Sunday's Gospel reading from Luke.
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May 27, 2010

Whatever Passes Along the Paths of the Seas (The Oil Spill and Psalm 8)

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

How could we be so bold, so cocky, so derelict in our duty to God to be stewards of this creation that we pump toxic liquids out of the ground without so much as even a sketch of a plan to deal with the consequences of our own fallibility? With this thought on my mind, I glance at the readings for this upcoming Sunday and the words of Psalm 8 hit me hard upside the head.
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May 09, 2010

Revelation (The Good Parts Version)

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

A sermon about the Book of Revelation by an Episcopal priest. To borrow Vizzini and Inigo's conversation in The Princess Bride: "Apocalypse. You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means."
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April 20, 2010

The County Fair

The Rev. Adam Thomas (TEC)

Fried dough, American Gothic, and theological pugilism. Must be an evening at the county fair.