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New blog changes

I recently decided to update my Wondering Thoughts blog, turning it into two different blogs.  Preaching Rhthym will focus on ideas, thoughts and my sermons from the weekly lectionary while this blog still contains my previous Wondering Thoughts content, with … Continue reading

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God of the Living

“God of the Living” Luke 20:27-38 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, November 7, 2010    Rev. John Henson  Several holidays combined together last week, all of which had a common theme: death and the afterlife.  They were:  Halloween, … Continue reading

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What You Can See from A Tree

“What You Can See from A Tree”  Luke 19:1-10 Delivered to Church for the Highlands on Sunday, October 31, 2010  When was the last time you climbed a tree? Just thinking back to that time probably leads you to a … Continue reading

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The ways we exalt ourselves

I am looking through the texts for this next Sunday and have decided to go with the Gospel text (Luke 18:9-14) for my sermon.  How can I not, when Jesus tells a story to a group of people who are … Continue reading

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“Wrestling with God” from yesterday

“Wrestling with God”  Genesis 32:22-31; Luke 18:1-8 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, October 17, 2010 Several stories I’ve heard this week have stayed with me as I’ve read through the Scriptures for today.  One I heard while ironing … Continue reading

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It’s all about wrestling this week

Chagall Have you ever wrestled with God?  Jacob did, as described in one of this week's OT readings:  Genesis 32:22-31.   The same night he got up and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and … Continue reading

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Some People See

“Some People See” Luke 17:11-19 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, October 10, 2010 “Some people!” That’s a phrase I often say and with clenched teeth and unhealthy thoughts. The words come out of my mouth in all kinds … Continue reading

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