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The Rev. Maxwell Grant

Torn Open, By God

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Baptism of the Lord - Year B

January 11, 2015

The Rev. Maxwell Grant (UCC)

Sometimes, I wish it were harder to join the church. I mean, honestly, sometimes I think it's harder to get a membership at Costco than it is to become a Christian. 

And that's a bad thing. It's bad, specifically, because if the church is easy to join, then any notion of the responsibilities of membership can just fly right out the window.

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