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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. Marek Zabriskie

God Reached Out

Matthew 28:1-10

Easter - Year A

April 20, 2014

The Rev. Marek Zabriskie (TEC)

Easter morning is about the end of life as we know it and the beginning of something new and incredible beyond it. But some people steeped in science, reason and logic find Easter to be just wishful thinking. Easter in their minds is just something for gullible people, and there are certainly gullible people.

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The Rev. Dr. Sharon E. Watkins

Where Earth and Heaven Meet

John 1:43-51

2nd Sunday after Epiphany - Year B

January 15, 2012

The Rev. Dr. Sharon Watkins (CC(DC))

In so many ways, it was the unlikeliest meeting. Nathanael didn't even want to meet the guy. He was just doing it as a favor to his friend. I mean, honestly? The one of whom the prophets spoke? Some self-appointed teacher from that back woods little town of Nazareth?

It turned out, though, that this guy, Jesus, at least had a sense of humor. He quipped right back-- Glad to meet you, Nathanael . . . an Israelite without deceit.

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

November 27, 2011

Two-Minute Warning

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

In his sermon for the first Sunday in Advent, the Rev. Dr. Russell Levenson explains that Advent gives us an opportunity to get our heads back in the game and get to work for Jesus' sake.
The Rev. John Gunn

Heaven

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

This episode of Be Still and Know discusses that which lies beyond the seeming end of human life. As The Rev. John R. Gunn writes, "We live in a universe that is a house of many mansions. What we see of it is but a small part of what there is to see."

The Rev. John Gunn

Religion of the Future

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

This episode of Be Still And Know addressed the notion by some that "the idea of Heaven would have no place in the religion of the future."

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Death Precedes Life - The Rev. Debra Shew on Day1 Sermon Reflections

The Rev. Debra Metzgar Shew (TEC)

The Gospel of John tells us that "Death Precedes Life". In her sermon, Rev. Shew explores how "Ground Zero" and "Sept. 11th have things to teach us about this truth. This is the first video of a two-part segment. Discussion and reflection will follow.
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Death Precedes Life (Part 2) - The Rev. Debra Shew on Day1 Sermon Reflections

The Rev. Debra Metzgar Shew (TEC)

The Gospel of John tells us that "Death Precedes Life". In her sermon, Rev. Shew explores how "Ground Zero" and "Sept. 11th have things to teach us about this truth. This is the second video of a two-part segment. Discussion and reflection will follow.
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September 16, 2009

The Space Between

Zach Kincaid (CBF)

The death of legend Michael Jackson fell near the legendary anniversary of the moon walk.
The Rev. Dr. Ozzie E. Smith, Jr. Article

May 06, 2009

Dr. Ozzie Smith on "Neither Heaven Nor Hell"

The Rev. Dr. Ozzie E. Smith, Jr. (UCC)

The Rev. Dr. Ozzie Smith offers some thoughtful reflections on this week's Day1 sermon by the Rev. Ben Anthony, "Neither Heaven Nor Hell."
The Rev. Benjamin Anthony Transcript

May 10, 2009

Neither Heaven nor Hell

The Rev. Benjamin Anthony (TEC)

The Rev. Benjamin Anthony, Episcopal chaplain to Emory University in Atlanta, GA, explores Jesus' teaching about the vine and the branches from John 15.