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Blogging Towards Sunday, March 4, 2018

John 18:12-27   Today’s scripture is like modern movie story-telling in which two scenes unfold simultaneously in different spots: the interrogation of Jesus and that of Peter.  This passages, near … Continue reading

February 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, February 25, 2018

  John 13:1-17   Today’s scripture is again punctuated by paradoxes and misunderstanding.  Jesus takes an every-day task (washing the feet of guests) and turns the world upside down by … Continue reading

February 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, February 18, 2018

  John 11:1-45   This week’s scripture is filled with contrasts and paradoxes. Jesus is the word, from the beginning, in whom is life. The light that shines invincibly in … Continue reading

February 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, February 4, 2019

  John 4:1-42 Today’s scripture is easy to follow, but without some background information, it’s also easy to misunderstand.   Samaria:  For Jews in Israel, Samaria is a place to … Continue reading

February 3, 2018 · Leave a comment