Monthly Archives: March 2017

Get out!

Good morning, Friends! Last week, we talked about stories that are found in all four gospels. There’s the story of the feeding of the 5,000 – we reenacted that one a couple of weeks ago, and I don’t think that … Continue reading

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At Jesus’ feet

Good morning, Friends! This winter we’ve been spending time with the gospel of John. I don’t know if you realize it, but the gospel of John is different from all of the other books in the New Testament. John has a … Continue reading

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Eyesight and Insight

As Jesus went along, he saw a man who was blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” “Neither this man nor his parents sinned,” said Jesus. “This … Continue reading

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Fishy business

Today’s message may go down in the history books at Springfield Friends. Unfortunately, it wasn’t written down. To get the basic idea, read John 6:1-15. Then imagine that you were one of a dozen people chosen at random to be … Continue reading

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What are we planting? (March 2017)

This is the time of year when garden catalogs have been arriving in our mailboxes for weeks. The worst of the winter is past. A few early flowers are poking green shoots above the ground. When I visit with people, … Continue reading

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