Friday, July 31, 2020
Remembering Buddy: Creative Reflection from Deacon Randy from Church of the Holy Communion on Vimeo .
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Monday, July 20, 2020
A few months ago, Holy Communion received a loan under the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program. It made a big difference in our operations and gave us confidence that we could afford to continue paying our bills. With that money largely spent, we are now preparing to apply for “forgiveness.”
“Forgiveness” is a theological word that bankers have borrowed. Financial forgiveness is receiving permission not to repay a debt, but theological...
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Thursday, July 9, 2020
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Monday, July 6, 2020
The hardest questions to answer in a seminary ethics class are those that put two goods in tension: If you select Option A, certain things will happen. If you select Option B, other things will happen. Each option has some good outcomes and some bad outcomes, but you can’t have your cake and eat it too. How do you choose?
The easiest way out of these dilemmas is to appeal to some core value – a principle, or a rule – that will give you some perspective. If...
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