May 28, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Parting Words” 1 Corinthians 15:50-58
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May 28, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Parting Words” 1 Corinthians 15:50-58

May 28, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “Parting Words” 1 Corinthians 15:50-58  Nabeel Qureshi, May,...

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Do not go wordless into that good night – Pastoral Backstory – May 25th, 2017
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Do not go wordless into that good night – Pastoral Backstory – May 25th, 2017

May 25th, 2017   What would you say to someone who might die in days? What wisdom or comfort might you offer them? Could you offer such? In this week’s Backstory, these three: a testimony, a poem, and a song. Together they form a preface and postscript for our short series on the doctrine of resurrection from chapter 15 of Paul’s letter to the church at Corinth.       First, the testimony (which will...

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May 21, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The plausibility of resurrection” 1st Corinthians 15:35-49
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May 21, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The plausibility of resurrection” 1st Corinthians 15:35-49

May 21, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The plausibility of resurrection” 1st Corinthians...

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Write your obit now – Pastoral Backstory – May 18th, 2017
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Write your obit now – Pastoral Backstory – May 18th, 2017

May 18th, 2017 One day you will die. On that day someone who knew you, who loved you, may think to give notice about your death. And rather than disseminating the news through Facebook, they may perhaps prefer the more traditional way of publishing an obituary. A while back we recalled the distinction David Brooks made between “resume virtues” and “eulogy virtues”: the former pointing to our capacity to get...

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May 14, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The ethics of the resurrection” 1 Corinthians 15:20-34
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May 14, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The ethics of the resurrection” 1 Corinthians 15:20-34

May 14, 2017 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The ethics of the resurrection” 1 Corinthians 15:20-34 Eugene...

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