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The Rev. Dr. Christopher Girata

Christopher Girata: Shrewd Faith

Luke 16:1-13

15th Sunday after Pentecost - Year C

September 22, 2019

The Rev. Dr. Christopher Girata (TEC)


Let's all be very clear: this parable is weird. Although the parable begins with a pretty good hook and seems to go in a predictable direction, the story skews off pretty quickly, leaving us all a little confused. At first, this parable is off-putting, apparently contradictory, and in the end, does not seem like the kind of parable that would be a favorite for most of us.

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The Rev. John Gunn

What Is He Worth

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

"Certainly, we should not decry men of wealth," writes The Rev. John Gunn. "Many of our money kings have been men of kingly character and have administered their wealth for the common good, but the mere fact that a man has accumulated a pile of money, does not afford a true rating of his worth."


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The Rev. John Gunn


The Rev. John Gunn (other)

This episode of Be Still and Know addresses the topic of money and living beyond one's means. As The Rev. John R. Gunn advises, "Let no one despise it. Just let them learn to use it rightly."

The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon Transcript

October 11, 2009

The Peril (and the Promise) of Being Met by Jesus

The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon (UMC)

Bishop William Willimon explores Jesus' encounter with a wealthy would-be disciple, and offers challenging insights on the cost of following Christ.
Bishop Kenneth Carter

Dr. Ken Carter: Churches and the Economic Crisis

Bishop Kenneth Carter (UMC)

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth Carter, United Methodist pastor and author, shares practical insights for church leaders on dealing with money and stewardship in the midst of an economic crisis.
The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon Article

April 27, 2009

Bishop Will Willimon: Passing the Plate

The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon (UMC)

Bishop Will Willimon explores the issue of church giving--and why there never seems to be enough.
The Rev. Dr. Peter Samuelson Transcript

August 13, 2006

Food for the Family Trip

The Rev. Dr. Peter L. Samuelson (ELCA)

The Rev. Debra Samuelson is the pastor for evangelism at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Atlanta, Georgia. And her husband, the Rev. Peter Samuelson, is the pastor of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Atlanta, GA. In this dialog sermon they take a look at how God provides

The Rev. Dr. Gary Charles Transcript

August 28, 2005

The Good Life

The Rev. Dr. Gary Charles (PCUSA)

Dr. Charles, pastor of Central Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia, speaks on Matthew 16:21-28.