Author Archives: Josh

The Last Supper – a different version

Good morning, Friends! This is the third Sunday we’ve had to cancel face-to-face worship at Springfield, and I really miss seeing you all. Everyone in our area has been advised to stay home for now. But we’re trying to stay … Continue reading

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Three people who loved Jesus

Good morning, Friends! Welcome to worship at Springfield Friends Meeting. Because of the virus, we aren’t holding worship here today at the meetinghouse. I’m still well, and I hope you are, too! I’ve been talking on the phone all week … Continue reading

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Lazarus

Now a man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. (This Mary, whose brother Lazarus now lay sick, was the same one who poured perfume on the Lord and wiped his … Continue reading

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Who’s blind?

As Jesus went along, he saw a man who was blind from birth. The 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, “but … Continue reading

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The 7 “I AM” sayings in John

Good morning, Friends! For the last 8 weeks we’ve been working slowly through the gospel of John, reading the passages which are unique to John’s gospel (they’re not found anywhere else). This week we’re doing something very different. Scattered all … Continue reading

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Troubled waters

Good morning, Friends! We’re working our way through the gospel of John, from now through Easter. The point is for us to hear an entire gospel together, and listen to some of the greatest stories in the Bible. We’re reading … Continue reading

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That’s the plan

Good morning, Friends! We’ve already read a lot of Scriptures about love during the children’s time. So you know when the Bible talks about love, it’s not just an isolated thing. Love is all through the Bible! There are so … Continue reading

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Room for all

Good morning, Friends! Ever since New Year’s, we’ve been reading from the Gospel of John. Today’s reading is especially good for our worship this morning. Jesus is talking to his friends, and Jesus reminds them that God’s house is much … Continue reading

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Born again

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming today. I appreciate each and every one who comes to worship, and I’m so glad you’re here. Today we’ve got a Scripture with a whole lot going on in it. We’ve got … Continue reading

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Living water

Now Jesus had to go through Samaria. He came to a town in Samaria called Sychar, near the plot of ground Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired as he was from the … Continue reading

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