It’s Summertime and the Pirating Is Easy
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It’s Summertime and the Pirating Is Easy

Brad Hall - July 26, 2019

Amos 8:1-12 is a really good Old Testament reading for the middle of summer. As Amos observed, it’s summer fruit season. The strawberries, peaches and tomatoes are…

Kenny Wiggins — Den 7, Pack 78
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Kenny Wiggins — Den 7, Pack 78

Brad Hall - July 5, 2019

Kenny Wiggins was in Cub Scout Den 7, Pack 78, in Chert Green, Tennessee. He was an OK Cub Scout, I guess. Nobody was mean to him…

What’s That Smell?
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What’s That Smell?

Brad Hall - July 5, 2019

It’s a picture-perfect Sunday morning. You enter the gracious sanctuary on the town’s historic square, as you have every Sunday morning for who knows how long. Then…

Philemon to Paul: “Confident of What, You Say?”
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Philemon to Paul: “Confident of What, You Say?”

Brad Hall - June 28, 2019

Philemon done got vol-un-told.  That’s when someone else volunteers you for something you wouldn’t have volunteered for. But they did it nicely, so it’s not like you…

Eternity Is About More than Living Forever
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Eternity Is About More than Living Forever

Allison Mitchell - June 18, 2019

Picture it: Heaven! There you are, sitting on the banks of the River of Life. Jesus has already returned in true warrior fashion as described in Revelation…

Father’s Day Grace: The Evensong Incident
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Father’s Day Grace: The Evensong Incident

Brad Hall - June 18, 2019

Grace and magnanimity are in notoriously short supply these days.  On the Sunday evening of June 18th — Fathers Day — an incident occurred that could have…

Roger’s Flock Episode V — The Flock at Large
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Roger’s Flock Episode V — The Flock at Large

Brad Hall - June 12, 2019

It’s movie night here with the flock, and we find them watching “The Magnificent Seven.” The bad guy, Calvera, and his gang ride into a tiny Mexican…

Roger’s Flock Episode IV — Lance the Leopard
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Roger’s Flock Episode IV — Lance the Leopard

Brad Hall - June 12, 2019

Once upon a time, there was a young sheep named Lance, born of a comfortable sheep family and always treated well by the shepherd, the sheepdog and…

Roger’s Flock Episode III — Worthy Is the Dog
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Roger’s Flock Episode III — Worthy Is the Dog

Brad Hall - June 12, 2019

In our last episode, the good, cooperative sheep of Roger’s flock turned surly, striking out on their own. They recognized their folly when they met up with…

Heaven Is Just A Word Away
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Heaven Is Just A Word Away

Allison Mitchell - June 12, 2019

We recently dipped our toes in a subject so deep it might make the brain hurt if we wade in too far: Is Heaven really up? Pondering directions…