Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Community of Goods

The early followers of Jesus were far removed from our American culture of rigid individualism and capitalism. On the one hand, they came from a pre-modern society, and on the other hand, they practiced a radical form of community—one that … Continue reading

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Sunday, September 22, 2013: Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Jeremiah 8:18-9:1 and Psalm 79:1-9 Amos 8:4-7 and Psalm 113 1 Timothy 2:1-7 Luke 16:1-13

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Openness to the Wind of the Spirit

We allow God to take us where the Spirit wills, whether by gentle breeze or wild wind. The Celtic Christians had such faith in the leading of the Spirit that they gladly put to sea in small coracles, and went … Continue reading

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Celtic Wedding Ceremony

The Sacrament of Holy Matrimony uniting Piper Lane Morris & Paul Andrew Davis 15 September 2013 Rev. Charles W. Ellis, III, officiating  The Greetings  Dearly beloved, family and friends, we are gathered here today in the sight of The Most … Continue reading

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Sunday, September 15, 2013: Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28 and Psalm 14 Exodus 32:7-14 and Psalm 51:1-10 1 Timothy 1:12-17 Luke 15:1-10

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The Gospel of John Annihilates Religious Legalism by Rocket Kirchner

Most people in this world are religious, even if they are secular. It is an attitude. It is made up of walls and barriers. The construction of a self rightous mask we all have. Screening John’s gospel leaves one the … Continue reading

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Wholeness Not Fragmentation

We renounce the spirit of self-sufficient autonomy, and are committed to a much more holistic approach which was the strength of the Celtic church. We encourage the ministry of Christian healing. We not only lay hands on the sick and … Continue reading

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