Monthly Archives: August 2012

Blood and Bread

John 6:51-58 Jesus said, “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.”The Jews then … Continue reading

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Worn Out

1 Kings 19:4-8 A pastor I know once gave me an entirely new look at this familiar story. It’s the one of Elijah’s depression after the great victory at Mt. Carmel. To recap: Elijah spends a day listening to the … Continue reading

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The Heartburn of the 5,000 (plus women and children)

And here’s the one for this week. Read the last one before this one: John 6:24-35The next day, when the people who remained after the feeding of the five thousand saw that neither Jesus nor his disciples were there, they … Continue reading

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Why?

This is actually last week’s blog, for the lectionary that week, but I forgot to post it. And this week’s will make less sense without it. So here it is. . . John 6:1-15 I’m running. My bag is bumping … Continue reading

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