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The Rev. Dr. Scott Kenefake

Driveway Moments

Acts 2:1-8, 12-13

Day of Pentecost - Year B

May 24, 2015

The Rev. Dr. Scott Kenefake (other)

Have you ever had one of those moments when you're driving in the car and listening to the radio--maybe it's an in-depth news story on NPR or some similar station--and you become so engrossed in the story that even though you have arrived at your destination, you can't leave the car until you've heard the whole story?

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The Rev. Dr. James Lamkin

When Life Comes At You

Mark 1:29-39

5th Sunday after Epiphany - Year B

February 08, 2015

The Rev. Dr. James Lamkin (CBF)

At the church I pastor, a Sunday School class for parents of young preschoolers decided to rename itself. They kicked around several possibilities, such as Seekers or Searchers or maybe Learners. But all of these seemed too removed from the everyday wear-and-tear of their lives. Finally, one idea rose to the top. It was simple, truthful, inclusive, and playful.  

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The Rev. Dr. Blair Monie Transcript

March 16, 2014

A Serpentine Story

The Rev. Dr. Blair Monie (PCUSA)

In his sermon for the 2nd Sunday in Lent, Dr. Blair Monie helps us understand the image of the bronze serpent Jesus used in his conversation with Nicodemus, encouraging us, too, to lift our eyes and be born from above.
The Rev. Dr. Guy Sayles Transcript

July 29, 2012

Our Vast and Loving God

The Rev. Dr. Guy Sayles (CBF)

The Rev. Dr. Guy Sayles explores Ephesians 3:14-21 and finds that many of us have a limited understanding of who God is and how God works in our lives. But Paul's prayer here can guide us into relationship with our vast and loving God.
The Rev. Pendleton Peery Transcript

May 13, 2012

The Holy Spirit as a Pre-Existing Condition

The Rev. Pendleton Peery (PCUSA)

In his sermon on Acts 10:44-48, Pen Peery explores how the Holy Spirit dramatically moved in the early church to expand its boundaries, and shows us how we can open ourselves to the work of the Spirit in the church today.
The Rev. John Gunn

Routine Life

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

In this episode of Be Still and Know on the subject of routine, The Rev. John R. Gunn writes, "Let not those of us whose destiny it is to move in the same circuit year after year become weary of the monotonous trudge or feel that our life is not worthwhile. Perhaps the new year does not promise any great advancement in position or fame. But let us face it with the high resolve to make it the best of all our years."

The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler Transcript

November 14, 2010

All Will Be Thrown Down

The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler (TEC)

What did Jesus mean when he said not one stone of the temple will be left upon another--all will be thrown down? Dean Sam Candler offers some challenging conclusions.
The Rev. John Gunn

Pleiades

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

This episode of Be Still and Know focuses on how, through our small kindnesses and good deeds, we can have a great positive effect on the world. The Rev. John Gunn writes that, in this way, we are like the Pleiades.

 

The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston

Dr. Scott Black Johnston Day1 Podcast Extra

The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston (PCUSA)

In this Day1 Podcast Extra, the Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston talks to Day1 host Peter Wallace about the contemporary role of a preacher, the current economic crisis and its impact on churches and members, pop culture and theology, and coping with fear and change.

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Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston (Part 1) - Day1 Conversations with Peter Wallace

The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston (PCUSA)

The Rev. Scott Black Johnston speaks to Day1 host Peter Wallace about the contemporary role of a preacher, the current economic crisis and times of turmoil, helping people cope with their fears, coping with change and hymnal fights.