Pastoral Backstory – March 31st, 2016
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Pastoral Backstory – March 31st, 2016

    March 31st, 2016   We ended our series on the vices Resurrection Sunday with a macroscopic view of vice and virtue in general, and how Jesus’ Good News puts a dramatically different spin on how we typically think of them. Onlookers might think us unduly fixated on moral improvement. But exploring and answering the vices was (and is) always for the purpose of discovering the life freed from them. Conventional...

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March 27, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative on Vice and Virtue” Luke 18:9-14
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March 27, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative on Vice and Virtue” Luke 18:9-14

March 27, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative on Vice and Virtue” Luke 18:9-14  ...

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March 25,2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: Wrath” Luke 19:37-46
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March 25,2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: Wrath” Luke 19:37-46

March 25,2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: Wrath” Luke 19:37-46

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Pastoral Backstory – March 24th, 2016
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Pastoral Backstory – March 24th, 2016

    March 24th, 2016   Envy is as old as humanity. Cain is only our first biblical example. But like at no other time in human history, envy may be the vice to which modern man is particularly given. Why so? Andrew Delbanco wrote a short book not so long ago entitled The Real American Dream in which he looks at the history of this country, from its founding until the present time, through the lens of what most animated...

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March 20, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: So Green You’re Blue” John 12:12-19
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March 20, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: So Green You’re Blue” John 12:12-19

March 20, 2016 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Flipping the Narrative: So Green You’re Blue” John 12:12-19

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