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The Rev. Dr. Greg DeLoach

Greg DeLoach: Seeing the World in a Whole New Light

Exodus 34:29-35; Luke 9:28-36

Transfiguration Sunday - Last Sunday after Epiphany - Year C

March 03, 2019

The Rev. Dr. Greg DeLoach (CBF)


Two powerful stories are before us today. There is this first story about Moses, who according to Jewish thought, is the greatest of all of God's prophets. Moses, the liberator. Moses, the sojourner. Moses, the one who could speak to God face to face, call him by name, and leave the mountain glowing because of the meeting. Like Jesus, in our gospel reading, Moses entered deeply into God's own life, God's own mystery and left the whole encounter shining.

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The Rev. Dr. Shawnthea Monroe

Shawnthea Monroe: Present Perfect

Luke 1:46b-55

3rd Sunday of Advent - Year A

December 11, 2016

The Rev. Dr. Shawnthea Monroe (UCC)


Our scripture reading today drops us into the middle of an intimate encounter between two extraordinary women: There is the elderly, once-barren Elizabeth and her newly expectant young cousin Mary. As Luke tells it, God is at work through the lives of both women and their words express nothing but joy.

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