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Of locked doors and open minds, and helping make the connection

This is the as-prepared text of a sermon I delivered at Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church in Wheeling, WV on Sunday, April 12, 2015: As you may know, the reason for my visit to Wheeling this weekend is tied to the … Continue reading

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Jacob, Esau and the 221st General Assembly of the PC(USA)

(The following is the prepared text of a sermon delivered at First Presbyterian Church, Morgantown, WV., on Sunday, July 13, 2014, based upon Genesis 25:19-34, Psalm 119:105-112¬†and Romans 8:1-11.) The Lord be with you. It is always a pleasure, albeit … Continue reading

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Remembering the mountaintop, doing the work

The following sermon was delivered (more or less as below) on April 21, 2013 on the occasion of the installation of the Rev. Gregory Gilman Bolt as pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Nebraska City, NE. Scripture: Isaiah 43:1-3a, … Continue reading

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