Posts Posts by: "Sarah Brock"

The Journey

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Jesus and his disciples are once again continuing on their journey…(Read More)

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Birthing Justice

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Instead of seeking justice in the world around her, Mary proclaims this beautiful song of God’s justice within her…(Read More)

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Singing Faith

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Singing together is a primary act of worship and most of us have a handful of favorite hymns. But, how often do you really pay attention to what it is you’re singing about…(Read More)

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Roots and Shoots

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It’s with my lack of gardening skills in mind that I struggle every time this parable of the sower invites me to reflect on what type of soil I might be. I can’t manage to keep weeds alive, how could I possibly ever be the right kind of soil for these seeds? But…(Read More)

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Something strange is happening in this passage from the Gospel of Luke. We witness a brief flurry of activity before the silence and stillness of the sabbath descend in the aftermath of trauma. Perhaps we can learn something about coping with suffering from this faithful observance of the day of rest…(Read More)

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When the Rooster Crows

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Three times, Peter denied Jesus. I can only imagine the pain and indignity that Jesus must have felt. Peter, one of the first disciples to be called, was with Jesus throughout his entire ministry. And yet, through all of this, Jesus loves Peter…(Read More)

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Summer Arrives

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What are the signs of summer in your community? What do you notice about God? How do you participate in bringing about the kingdom of God…(Read More)

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After everything they’ve been through, the disciples, quite understandably, are a bit confused about what Jesus is up to now. They seem to be looking for the stereotypical happy ending that we all hope will arrive to end our suffering. They are hoping this is the light at the end of a long, dark…(Read More)

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Being Barnabas

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Barnabas seems to be that friend, or co-worker, that we all want to have. It’s clear why the apostles called him ‘Son of Encouragement…(Read More)

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