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The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston

Come Before Winter...

2 Timothy 4:6-22

16th Sunday after Pentecost - Year B

September 13, 2015

The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston (PCUSA)

Today we are going to read from a letter addressed to the apostle Paul's young helper, Timothy. It is a letter postmarked from prison. Paul writes this letter near the end of his life. In fact, today's text is quite possibly the last paragraph of the last letter the Apostle ever wrote.

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The Rev. Brian L. Cole

Beginning Before It Begins

Mark 1:1-8

2nd Sunday of Advent - Year B

December 07, 2014

The Rev. Brian Cole (TEC)

From our booth at the Shoney's, we had a clear view of the Malco Twin movie house. It was 5 p.m. on a Thursday evening in early June of 1977. At this hour, the parking lot of the Malco Twin was still empty.

The three of us had all ordered Big Boy platters because we always ordered Big Boy platters. My older brothers, Craig and Gary, were just home from college and my parents had made them take me to the movies.

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November 30, 2014

Waiting in Lag Time

The Rev. Sue Haupert-Johnson (UMC)

As be begin the season of Advent and a new church year, the Rev. Sue Haupert-Johnson encourages us to reflect on God's coming in this in-between time, and to wait actively as people with a role in God's bigger story of redemption.
The Rev. Dr. J. Barney Hawkins IV Transcript

November 29, 2009

Advent: Waiting and Working for the Kingdom

The Rev. Dr. J. Barney Hawkins, IV (TEC)

The Rev. Dr. J. Barney Hawkins IV launches us on a new church year by exploring the meaning of Advent and its call to work for justice and righteousness.
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December 07, 2008

Our Patience, God's Peace

Bishop Kenneth Carter (UMC)

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth Carter is pastor of Providence United Methodist Church in Charlotte, NC.

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The Rev. Dr. P.C. Enniss (PCUSA)

The Rev. P.C. Enniss call us to clarify our expectations, because our lives are inevitably shaped by that for which we wait. .

The Rev. Joy Yee Transcript

May 28, 2006

An In-Between Time

The Rev. Joy Yee (CBF)

The Rev. Joy Yee, pastor of Nineteenth Avenue Baptist Church in San Francisco and moderator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, considers what is expected of us as we live in the in-between time full of tears, work, and hope.