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The Rev. Dr. James C. Howell

Is the Bible Inspired?

2 Timothy 3:4--4:5

22nd Sunday after Pentecost - Year C

October 20, 2013

The Rev. Dr. James C. Howell (UMC)

"All scripture is inspired by God."  My grandfather clearly believed this.  One look at his Bible, which as the first grandson--and a preacher to boot--I have inherited, tells how he felt about it:  tattered, worn, underlined, marginalia, prayer requests jammed between the pages. 

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Brad Sherrill

Break-In at the Water Gate

Nehemiah 8:1-3

3rd Sunday of Epiphany - Year C

November 18, 2012

Brad Sherrill

One of the questions most frequently asked of any stage actor is, "How do you remember all of those lines?"  This is especially true with me, given that the "script" I have memorized and perform is the entire GOSPEL OF JOHN, word for word.  Following a performance of John's Gospel in Chicago a few years ago, I was approached by a somewhat speechless fireman.  He grabbed hold of my arm and stared at me.  Finally, he asked the question: "How did you do that?  How do you remember all of those words?"  I embraced him and replied, "What are you talking about?  How do you run into a burning building when everyone else is running out?"

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