Feb 12, 2017: “No Offense” (a.k.a. “What You’ve Seen & Heard”) by Rev. Christina KukukSermons

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February 12, 2017 // Narr 26 // Epiph 6 // First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // Rev. Christina Grace Kukuk // “No Offense” (a.k.a. “What You’ve Seen & Heard”) // Psalm 146:5-10; Luke 7:18-28 Intro When I meet with a new UCC 101 class, the first question I throw out is: “What is a Christian?” …

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January 31, 2016 IV Epiphany 2016-Rev. Anne BartlettSermons

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IV Epiphany 2016                                                                   I Corinthians 13:1-13 31 January 2016                                                                     Luke 4: 21-30 Ashland UCC The Rev. Anne K. Bartlett   In the name of the Holy One, whose love never ends. Amen.   In our Gospel reading, we heard how the Nazareth congregation reacted to Jesus’s first sermon.  Initially, they were thrilled with him, amazed …

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January 24, 2016 III Epiphany Year C – Rev. Anne BartlettSermons

by uccashland on January 25, 2016 with 0 comments

III Epiphany Year C                                                                Psalm 19 24 January 2016                                                                     I Corinthians 12:12-31a Ashland UCC                                                                          Luke 4:14-21 The Rev. Anne K. Bartlett   In the name of the Holy One: Earth-maker, Pain-bearer, Life-giver.  Amen.   Do you remember the first time you became aware of the inside of a human body?  I don’t remember exactly when …

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January 17, 2016 “Born Again for the Common Good”- Rev. Paula SohlSermons

by uccashland on January 18, 2016 with 0 comments

Paula Anema Sohl 17 January 2016 Isaiah 62:1-5, I Corinthians 12:4-11 Born Again for the Common Good My favorite Facebook hero of the week is Angela Villon.  She is running for congress in Peru where she has been a sex worker for 30 years. One of her main issues is ending violence against women. She …

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