How do I grow in my spiritual journey, my life following Christ? That is the question we have explored during this season called “Lent” – the 40-days leading to Easter. Each week we have reflected on a Spiritual Tool (a Spiritual Practice) that opens our lives to God – prayer, generosity, sabbath, study. The final […]

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During Lent (the 40-day season leading to Easter), Pastor Laura and I are reflecting on Spiritual Tools (Spiritual Practices) that God has given us to help us live more fully during challenging times. Each Sunday, we will give guidance on how to use a different tool/practice. Last Sunday, Pastor Laura spoke about prayer. We gave […]

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This Sunday’s scripture begins with Luke’s version of the Lord’s Prayer, which seems like an abridged version of what we are used to reciting. (The longer version appears in Matthew 6.9-11 as part of the “Sermon on the Mount.”)  This is one of those teaching moments, where Jesus not only teaches his disciples a prayer they […]

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