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The Smooth Operator?

A sermon preached at McCormick Theological Seminary on 9/18/13.  Based on Luke 16: 1-13…  Jesus also said to the disciples, “A certain rich man heard that his household manager was wasting his estate. 2 He called the manager in and said to him, … Continue reading

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philemon’s poem

Forgiveness Reconciliation Love From Paul to Philemon From God’s servant to a human master From a concerned heart to a hesitant brother From Paul to Philemon A letter An offering Of Self, Sacrifice, Sacredness Friend Advocate Partner Offering of money? … Continue reading

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ordinary transformation

Every Tuesday night,  I have the privilege of being the educational assistant for the Pilgrimage into Faithfulness (PIF) class at the seminary I attend.  This class is required of all first year students and touches on key issues of faith as they are assimilating … Continue reading

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seminarian vs. seminary

Seminary doesn’t always play nice. When I see people that I haven’t seen in awhile (which is most people at this point because free time seems to no longer exist in my world) … they always ask how school is … Continue reading

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McGuest McBlog McCormick McMission!

Did you decipher the code in the title?? Check out my latest guest post for McCormick Seminary’s The CURE Blog!  I’m disclosing some of our mission trip secrets from our trip to New Orleans in January!

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heavy heart, heavy post

It took me a little while to write this post, but I had to write it. Two weeks ago, a small group from McCormick attended the Transgender Day of Remembrance at the University of Illinois at Chicago campus.  It was … Continue reading

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do i hear a call?

Call. It’s a hot word around these parts.  Seminary parts, that is. They say that 4 letter words are bad — and sometimes I feel that this one should be added to that category.  Call.  It’s so loaded, so powerful, … Continue reading

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