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As We Are Called

The suitcase is in the living room again and I am once more packing for travel to Chicago. We’ve had a good long stretch of uneventful weather, but are forecast for another storm on Saturday when I’m scheduled to fly … Continue reading

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Notes from Chicago

I’ve been here a week. It would have been a week yesterday, but I spent last Thursday in transit, connecting flights cancelled, and standby to Chicago the next morning on a different airplane than my checked luggage with which I … Continue reading

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Notes from Chicago

So I really was going to post every five days this month and we can all see how well that has happened.   Last Saturday I flew back to Chicago for spring intensives.  It is good to see my community … Continue reading

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Drive-by Posting

Sorry for the radio silence this week.  I’ve been finishing a paper left over from winter term.   Next up: write a sermon for next Sunday!  And then start playing catch up, two weeks into the six-week interval between winter … Continue reading

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For All The Saints

For all the saints, who from their labors rest, Who Thee by faith before the worlds confessed, Thy name, Most Holy, be forever blessed: Alleluia! Alleluia! Yes, it’s a traditional hymn. Yes, we did change some of the words. Yes, … Continue reading

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Figuring, fumbling, falling, flying

The way out is through. If I knew that before, it becomes ever clearer, the longer I am immersed in this intense experience – “intensive” is a good word to describe the way we are doing things here. It is … Continue reading

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Drive By Posting

The moon is full. I have unfinished homework due tomorrow. Meadville-Lombard intensives are called “intensive” for a very good reason. All the things, all the things. An abbreviated list: Chicago in January is not as cold as I thought. Except … Continue reading

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