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The Passionate Jesus

Day1 host Peter Wallace's new book on the emotions of Jesus is, according to Marcus Borg, “An illuminating and powerful personal meditation." Ideal for personal or group study.

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The Rev. Dr. Russell J. Levenson, Jr.

Russ Levenson: Living Happily Ever After

Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Matthew 5:21-37

6th Sunday after Epiphany - Year A

February 12, 2017

The Rev. Dr. Russell Levenson, Jr. (TEC)

The humorist Judith Viorst shares in her book How Did I Get to be Forty and Other Atrocities--she writes:

I've finished six pillows in Needlepoint,

And I'm reading Jane Austen and Kant,

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The Rev. Dr. Dwight A. Moody

Ending Well

Colossians 3:12-15

1st Sunday after Christmas - Year A

December 29, 2013

The Rev. Dr. Dwight Moody (CBF)

It is the end of the year, 2013, and the apostle Paul writing a long time ago, reminds us how to end it well: "Make allowance for each other's faults," he wrote to the small church at Colossae, "and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others."

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The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston (PCUSA)

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You show me the path of life. In your presence there is fullness of joy; in your right hand are pleasures forevermore. —Psalm 16:11
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In this episode of Be Still and Know, The Rev. John R. Gunn tells us of his experience as a guest in the home of two families -- one prosperous, one not -- and how love is the most important ingredient in happiness.

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The Rev. John Gunn (other)

How can you get the most good out of life? This is an ever present and ever pressing question. In answering it, author John R. Gunn writes that, "To begin with, you must have a true view of life."

The Rev. John Gunn

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This episode of Be Still and Know tells the story of two men who lose everything in a fiancial crisis. "But one of these men had something he did not lose", writes The Rev. John R. Gunn, "something that scripture refers to as a better and an enduring substance."

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Happiness comes when your work and your words are benefits to yourself and to others - the Buddha