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Star Wars Reticence

First published December 9, 2014 on Mockingbird. On the Mockingbird website, it is hard to miss the emphasis on God’s grace and our passivity. Grace as God’s overriding disposition toward the human condition in Christ and passivity as suffering the work of an interested and loving God on His people. All of the grace, celebration, joy,…

It’s a Trap! — David Browder

Sermon for the Ninth Sunday after Trinity, August 17, 2014, by the Rev’d David Browder. David Browder is the Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church and School in Houston, Texas. Text: Luke 15:11 (ESV) And he said, “There was a man who had two sons. And the younger of them said to his father, ‘Father,…