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The Rev. Patti Davis

Salvation in a Heartbeat

Isaiah 35:1-10; Matthew 11:2-11

Advent 3 - Year A

November 12, 2006

The Rev. Patti Davis (TEC)

Thursday afternoon in a nursing home is pretty much like any other afternoon, unless you happened to be there last Thursday. About 1:30, residents began gathering for the afternoon activity. Advertised as "Drumming with Connie," it seemed something different and maybe interesting, and so about 30 residents straggled in. They sat as they almost always do, in a large circle; but, as usual, few people spoke to each other. Mostly they just sit and wait in silence, another diversion promised to help pass the time before dinner. They know their neighbors, know them all too well maybe, and there are no surprises there. It's just another Thursday.

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The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers

Taking Time to Look

November 05, 2006

The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers (UCC)

For two weeks on this program, I have been talking about the imagination--that distinctly human faculty that makes time and space travelers out of all of us-and its role in making us more humane. For until we imagine what it is like, what it is really like to be the other person, we cannot love them wisely or well.

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October 29, 2006

I Just Can't Imagine

The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers (UCC)

The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers is senior minister of Mayflower Congregational (UCC) Church in Oklahoma City and professor of rhetoric in the philosophy department at Oklahoma City University. In today's sermon, Dr. Meyers presents his second of three sermons

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October 22, 2006

Key to the Outside

The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers (UCC)

The Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers, senior minister of Mayflower Congregational (UCC) Church in Oklahoma City and professor of rhetoric in the philosophy department at Oklahoma City University, presents his first of three sermons exploring the role of imagination in faith.