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The Great Emergence :: Class 2

  The Great Emergence :: Chapter 1 Rummage Sales   In this first chapter of the book Phyllis Tickle lays out her thesis that every 500 years or so the … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

BROWN IS THE NEW WHITE :: Public Discussion

BROWN IS THE NEW WHITE How the demographic revolution has created a new American majority.   What can we do to ensure everyone enjoys the prosperity they contribute to? Come … Continue reading

July 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Godly Play News | Summer/Fall 2016

  Godly Play Summer/Fall 2016 News@CAPCOakland  THIS COMING SUNDAY :: July 10, 2016 We start the mid-summer months with a new and very old story – the story of the Fall … Continue reading

July 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Men’s Group :: July 2016 News

Hope you’ve been having a great summer with family and friends, and particularly during this past July 4th weekend.  I was up to my annual participation in the Walnut Creek … Continue reading

July 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Men’s Breakfast :: June 2016 edition

Dear Brothers, Before I head down to San Luis Obispo (to play in Cal Poly’s Alumni Band concert this coming weekend) I wanted to remind you all of our “3rd … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rest in Peace: Philip Prasad

We learned that Phlip Prasad died this past Saturday, June 4th. Philip Prasad was born an untouchable, a Dalit, in India.To be an untouchable means that one is consigned from … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, June 12, 2016

2 Corinthians 4:16-5:10 How do we persevere when things seem against us, or even just like they’re not going to change? That’s what Paul is talking to in today’s selection. … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Celebrating the Life of Verna Murray

A TRIBUTE TO THE LIFE AND WITNESS OF VERNA MURRAY 1917 – 2016 Offered on the Occasion of Her Memorial Service, Sunday, June 5th, 2016, Celebrated at her home church, … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards the First Sunday of Advent, November 29, 2015

The First Sunday of Advent Jeremiah 33:14-16 & Luke 21:25-36 HOPE   Advent is the beginning of the liturgical year. We begin, not with the birth of Jesus, but with the promise of … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Blogging Towards Sunday, May 10, 2015

John 15:9-17 As I read and wrestled with this week’s scripture I thought of the classic dictum “which came first? The chicken or the egg.” I hear Jesus teaching about … Continue reading

May 8, 2015 · Leave a comment