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The Joy of Meditation

Many of us don’t look at people sitting motionless on cushions with their legs crossed meditating and associate that scene with joy and happiness.  We’ve been conditioned by daily exposure to advertis

05/19/2017 09:53:13 AM

Rev. Sam Trumbore (Site / Info)

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Escape to Egypt – Christmas Eve Homily

This feels like a very bleak midwinter doesn’t it? Ever since November 8th, a number of us here tonight have been feeling unhappy, depressed, frightened, anxious, and even terrified. Each cabinet sele

12/24/2016 06:07:30 PM

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Minimalist Christmas?

This is really for the people who are attracted to celebrating Christmas but get overwhelmed by the holiday and its many demands. Maybe you’re not as flush with cash this year so you can’t splurge the

12/05/2016 09:35:14 AM

Rev. Sam Trumbore (Site / Info)

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Reconciliation Through a Fuller Story

The Thanksgiving story is one of those Hallmark Card moments. It is a sanitized glimpse into the past that really doesn’t stand up to historical scrutiny. As a national myth of peace and brotherly lov

11/22/2016 11:20:24 AM

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Changing the Story: Post-Election Reflections

With big change, comes big uncertainty. A new administration will begin January 20th, 2017, that isn’t going to look like the last eight years. There are very scary times ahead for those of us who cha

11/13/2016 01:02:35 PM

Rev. Sam Trumbore (Site / Info)

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