I was given the sacred opportunity to preach a sermon today - the third Sunday after the Epiphany - at Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church. Click here…
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Here’s a question to ponder… If you knew that you couldn’t disappoint God, how would that change things? (Or would it?) Grace + Godspeed,Jonas Everythi…
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I noticed something about the transition of presidential power in the US of A yesterday… We hate the pardons that a US President grants during their la…
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What a day. I’m not a very partisan person, but I have to say… I think the world exhaled a bit as that helicopter flew off to the land of Florida this …
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True liberation doesn’t come through autonomy or rebellious independence, as the folklore of the great American narrative tells us. True existential li…
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The law comes in the imperative voice… It comes in the form of command… “You must do this.” The gospel - grace - comes in the indicative voice… It come…
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Many spiritual folks say that there are many paths to the top of the mountain. You’ve likely heard this before, no? But the interesting thing is, in th…
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It’s Friday, so I’ll keep this simple and leave you with a quote from one of my heroes, Frederich Buechner… If I were called upon to state in a few wor…
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Rory got a trampoline for Christmas. As an only child, this was a godsend. She’s already put in a good amount of mileage on it over the last week or so…
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I’ve been away for a few days. Hope you’ve been healthy, warm, and well. I wrote an essay over at Medium today about the nature of publishing online an…
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I used to nap a lot. When I was in my 20s, I’d open up at the golf shop (yes, I was a golf professional in a past life) at 6 am. Then I’d come home aro…
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The entry I published yesterday might’ve come off a little… Harsh. I apologize if it triggered or alarmed anyone. But here’s the thing… It’s important …
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