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The UMC: To Unite or To Divide

Make my joy complete: be of the same mind, have the same love, be of one mind ~Philippians 2 My Dad used to say that any organization that needs to include the word “united” in its name probably isn’t. Over the next two or three years our denomination will figure out whether we are able…

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On the Road Again

On the road again, when Jesus comes he’s on the road again Don’t you know he’s quoting scriptures to his friends How I wish I was on the road with them Listen the recording…the next best thing to being there! I’m glad to see you today! I’m glad to see anybody today.  I feel bad…

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'Knowing Who We Are' Sermon

And Just as Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens torn apart and the Spirit descending on him like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, You are my Son, the Beloved. With you I am well pleased.”   Mark 1: 10-11 Download the mp3 audio of the sermon or click…

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Therefore be perfect…

“I’m practically perfect, not slightly soiled, running like an engine that’s just been  freshly oiled, I’m so practically perfect in every way…” By Rev. K Karpen from the May 2014 SPSA Newsletter the Update(pdf) Thus sang Mary Poppins, the practically-perfect nanny of stage and screen.  And of a slightly creepy children’s book series. If it’s…

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Falling In Love In Lent

“As Lent is the time for greater love, listen to Jesus’ thirst…’Repent and believe’ Jesus tells us. What are we to repent? Our indifference, our hardness of heart. What are we to believe? Jesus thirsts even now, in your heart and in the lives of the poor — He knows your weakness. He wants only…

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Faith Like That

By K Karpen  Church of St Paul and St Andrew New York CityJune 2, 2013 Audio – mp3. Download or listen!    Luke 7:1-10 After Jesus had finished all these sayings in the hearing of the people, he entered Capernaum.  A centurion there had a servant whom he valued highly, and who was ill and close…

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Out of Service? April 28th podcast and text

By K Karpen  Church of St Paul and St Andrew  New York City Download or listent to the podcast of K’s Sermon 4-28-13     John 113 “When Judas had left the table and gone out, Jesus said… Little children, I am with you only a little longer.  You will look for me, but where I…

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March Sermons from K

Download  podcast or click to listen. K Karpen’s Sermon 3-10-2013 K Karpen’s Sermon 3-17-2013

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