Archive for the ‘Sermon Archive and Podcast’ Category

Drawing from the Well V: Salvation?

Five hundred years ago, it was Faustus Socinus, a Polish theologian widely considered to be the architect of modern liberal religion, who said that yes, Jesus saves, but not by virtue of his death. None of this “blood of the lamb” stuff. Jesus saves by virtue of his life and the moral and spiritual example […]

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Leadership Evolving – Multiple Speakers on Leadership at UUCA

In order, the speakers are Sonya Tinsley-Hook, Jason Delaney, Melissa Marion-Landais, Erin Stanfill, Jessica Seales, Bill Kramer and Amelia Shenstone Sonya Tinsley-Hook Jason Delaney Melissa Marion-Landais Erin Stanfill Jessica Seales Bill Kramer Amelia Shenstone

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If I Were Unemployed

I have to admit: it was not until this week that I was struck by the irony of preaching about unemployment right in the middle of ministerial search season! I love congregational life though, and when I feel overwhelmed by the long and complicated hiring process, I turn for perspective to one of the first […]

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ARAOMC

Recently I came across a video message by Jamaican writer Marlon James where he talks about the difference between being non-racist and anti-racist. It’s magnificent and worth hearing in its entirety. But it’s also pointed and might bring up some difficult feelings. Please allow those feelings to be, and as far as possible, just […]

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Drawing from the Well IV: The Prophetic Environmentalism of Rachel Carson

The Prophetic Environmentalism of Rachel Carson Rev. Anthony Makar Jan. 10, 2015 This past December, thousands of delegates—representatives of 195 nations, including our Presi-dent, Barack Obama—erupted in cheers and ovations. They had just accomplished a historic break-through on an issue central to nothing less than the survival of the human race—an issue that had […]

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