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The Rev. Juan Huertas

Abiding Fruit

John 15:1-8

5th Sunday of Easter - Year B

May 03, 2015

The Rev. Juan Huertas (UMC)

I wonder if we are willing to abide in anything, to immerse ourselves wholly in something, to allow anything to captivate our heart and life, to view our whole existence through that one lens . . .

At first I want to say, no, no one would be willing to give of him or herself in that way. It sounds too constricting.

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The Rev. Dr. Donald Fishburne

Becoming Ambassadors for Christ

Acts 9:1-6 and John 21:1-19

3rd Sunday of Easter - Year C

April 14, 2013

The Rev. Dr. Donald Fishburne (TEC)

How does the Risen Lord Jesus open our eyes today so that we may become fishermen--fishers of people--and ambassadors of the Gospel of Christ?

The miraculous life of Jesus in turning around the lives of Saint Paul and Saint Peter gives us cause for thought and prayer and for hope and rejoicing. We remember that the zealous Pharisee Saul was so determined to persecute the first followers of the Risen Christ that he pursued women as well as men, and he headed for Syria from Jerusalem lest he miss anyone. He was in no mood for conversion. Then the Risen Lord Jesus opened his eyes to the new way--the new life.

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The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler (TEC)

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The Rev. Dr. Joanna Adams (PCUSA)

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