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“Never What It’s Supposed to Be”: A Sermon

What follows is a sermon I gave at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church on Sunday, June 25, 2017.  Included here are two readings which were part of the service. “Yesterday’s just a memory, and tomorrow is never what it’s supposed to be.” –Bob … Continue reading

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The Square Circle: A Sermon on Boxing

The following is a service I delivered on August 16 at the Towson Unitarian Universalist Church. PRELUDE:  “Mama Said Knock You Out” OPENING WORDS (“Boxing”) The last song on Ben Folds Five’s self-titled debut album is a delicate piano-driven waltz called … Continue reading

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No Problem So Awful (A Sermon)

This is a service I led at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church on Sunday, May 17, 2015.  I have included the readings I used and YouTube videos of the music employed (by the original artists until the live performances are posted). Prelude:  “Wake … Continue reading

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Lost Innocence

She wants to know why we don’t pray before meals and why I don’t believe in god because she does, she says. I’m not sure where she picked that up and I’m a little disappointed but she’s in kindergarten and … Continue reading

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