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10 Pentecost 2019 Proper 15

Reader’s Digest ran a story some time ago about two little boys who were arguing loudly and passionately. Their father called them and when they were in front of him holding their favorite toys he asked them what the problem was. At that point one asked his father where poo came from.  The father was […]

9 Pentecost 2019 Proper 14

Our Gospel reading begins with Jesus saying, “Fear not little flock, it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.” It seems an odd way to begin a conversation, don’t you think?  “Don’t worry, God wants to give you His kingdom.”  If this feels a bit abrupt to you, you are feeling it […]

7 Pentecost 2019

A man came to a minister and asked the minister to pray for him. The minister asked, “How may I pray for you?” The man replied, “Please pray for my hearting.” So the minister put his hands on the man’s head and as he prayed he moved to cover the man’s ears. He prayed and […]

5 Pentecost 2019

Twin brothers are hoping to enlist in the U.S. Air Force. The recruiting officer says to the first brother, “Any skills of a military nature?” The brother replied, “I’m the pilot.” The recruiter knew he struck gold. He stood up and shook the man’s hand and said, “Welcome to the Air Force. And what about […]

4 Pentecost 2019

A week before Christmas a man in his sixties went into a big toy store and began looking around at the various displays. He returned several times to a counter that featured a little train set. He was particularly fascinated by the great sounding whistle that came from the engine as the train scurried around […]

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