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How to Live with God: Fall in Love (Pt. 4)

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series How to Live with God

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series How to Live with God   German poet Rainer Rilke was twenty-three when he traveled to Russia with the woman who was his soul mate, Lou, in 1899.  After his return, over twenty-five days near Berlin, he wrote sixty-seven poems which became the first part […]

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Winners & Losers: The Singing Revolution (Rev. 4-5) Chris Altrock – July 24, 2016

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Winners & Losers

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Winners & Losers A Second Look at Heaven I just finished reading a book by Fredrik Backman entitled A Man Called Ove. The main character, Ove, was married to a beautiful and caring woman named Sophie. While the couple was vacationing in Spain a drunk […]

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What a Community Leader Said He Can’t Do That Only Churches Can Do Regarding Race

    Last night Memphis pastors and police prayed with one another and listened to each other in the aftermath of shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota, and Texas. It was the largest gathering of white and black faith leaders I’d seen in Memphis. Perhaps the most senior pastor in attendance shared a story of marching down […]

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20160522- WHen God Hides Sermon Series

When God Hides: The Obligation of Celebration (Esther 9-10) Chris Altrock – July 10, 2016

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series When God Hides

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series When God Hides Disenchanted Faith             Theologian Richard Beck argues that Scooby Doo may be the perfect cartoon for summarizing what life is like for a person of faith these days.[1] I used to watch Scooby Doo when I was up early getting ready for […]

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