Category: Luke

Yin Yoga and the Power of Parable

Luke 16:1-13 I tried out Yin Yoga this afternoon. Now many of you have heard me speak of my experience of yoga before. I am, perhaps, the most physically inflexible person you know. Yoga is always hard. It always hurts. Still, I keep returning to it because the stretching, the posing, the breathing, opens something …

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Choosing Life: It All Costs

Deuteronomy 30:15-20Luke 14:25-33 It’s not often enough that I make the time to read fiction these days. This is so, in spite of the fact that a well crafted story — factually true or not — awakens my imagination and pushes me to measure my own life’s choices in ways little else does. And so …

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Where Your Treasure Is…

Luke 12:32-40 I am working these days on a funeral sermon for a 93 year old. Jesse was a ‘true original’ — one about whom everyone he encountered had a story. This is one of mine: It was Easter morning a couple several years ago. Nearly fifty of us were bundled up against the cold …

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