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Ps. 15, Mk. 7:1–23

Lord, I believe. Help my unbelief.

Make these words more than words,

And give us all the Spirit of Jesus. Amen.

Hello again from Virginia. My name is Tripp Hudgins and it is my pleasure to be with you once again. For those of you who…


Lord, I believe. Help my unbelief. May these words be more than words and give us all the spirit of Jesus. Amen.

“I am no prophet, nor a prophet’s son; but I am a herdsman and a dresser of sycamore trees, and the LORD took me from following the flock…


The author’s boots and a messy desk.

“Lord, you know everyone’s heart. Show us which one of these two you have chosen to take the place in this ministry and apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place.” …


A Sermon on 1 John 3:1–7 (and then some)

Daunte Wright.

I really don’t know where to begin. . . And what a luxury that is. In my whiteness, I am free just to be astonished.

Not enraged like Charles Blow of the New York Times who wrote simply that he is enraged…no longer surprised or astonished. The killing…


The Incredulity of Saint Thomas, Caravaggio

A Sermon for Grace Baptist Church, Chicago, IL

Perhaps you’ve heard about the new Gallup poll that was released recently. It seems that less than half of the population of the United States considers themselves to be practicing Christians… “Members of a church.“ For the first time since Gallup has started tracking these numbers, the percentage has dipped…


A Good Friday Sermon

Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, “Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.” Having said this, he breathed his last.

God is dead.

Humanity killed God…the God that is Christ Jesus.

Stop here.

Take note…for it is an incomplete thought that jumps from Hosanna, Loud Hosanna to…


Abraham Meets Melchizedek — Basilica di San Marco

I cannot recall a time when I was this tired. It’s been a year since we started experiencing COVID restrictions in the US. A year of some of us isolating and wearing masks while others of us denied there was a pandemic at all. A year of political strife that…


“Some days just be that way.” — Sisyphus (paraphrased)

Effort In The Time of COVID

I am never certain where to begin. My anxiety gets the best of me and all I do is spin, spin, spin. And all of these one-year-of-COVID retrospectives have not been helping at all. They simply remind me that I have been working harder this last year with so little…


The Heavens declare…they sing.

Caeli enarrant

1 The heavens declare the glory of God, *
and the firmament shows God’s handiwork.

2 One day tells its tale to another, *
and one night imparts knowledge to another.

3 Although they have no words or language, *
and their voices are not heard,

4 Their…

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