Tag Archives: Paul

I’m Not Gay, But That Shouldn’t Matter

I am coming out as not gay.  That’s right. I am not gay. Sounds strange to tell you that and yet, I felt I had to.  The need comes from the fact that due to how I look, how I … Continue reading

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Hidden Secrets – A Sermon

Hidden Secrets 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 Epiphany 6 February 9, 2014 This is my first winter in North Carolina since I was in college.  I attended my first two years of college not far away from here, in Murfreesboro, NC.  Chowan … Continue reading

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Why Would I Ever Put God in a Box?

I was ordained eight and a half years ago by Glen Allen Baptist Church. I will be forever grateful to their trust and assurance in my calling as a vocational minister.  I am doubly grateful for the fact they believe … Continue reading

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Letters Can Make the World a Little Better

I wrote a letter a couple of days ago.  You know those things that were a part of our communication efforts years ago?  Paper, pen, envelope and stamp are all you need to make it happen. You don’t need electricity, … Continue reading

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A Pastoral Prayer from Sunday

Precious Lord, The Psalmist said, you have given us an open ear to hear our words. You are listening to us now.  You hear our cries.  You hear our joys.  You hear our trust in you.  If we could have … Continue reading

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Learning Lessons from Paul

2 Corinthians 12:7-10 7even considering the exceptional character of the revelations. Therefore, to keep me from being too elated, a thorn was given to me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me, to keep me from being … Continue reading

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