Tag: Jesus

Learning What You Already Know

The Jewish Sabbath prayer says: “Days pass and the years vanish, and we walk sightless among miracles. Lord, fill our eyes with seeing and our minds with knowing; let there be moments when Your Presence, like lightning, illumines the darkness in which we walk.” I don’t know about you, but the older I get, the…
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Fridays are one of my favorite days. I plan my week so that my main Friday task is the study, prayer and imagining work for Sunday’s sermon. I get started earlier in the week, but the bulk of study time before writing happens Friday. If I’m preaching from a New Testament text, I always start…
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From the Depths

I finished the Christmas Eve service here in Northern California, zipped over to our small airport and hopped a plane to Seattle (our hometown) to join Anne, all our kids and both families for a celebratory week. Oops. Didn’t happen. Covid struck. So did a rare Seattle snowstorm, for that matter. But covid kept most…
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Life in Fellowship – James Cubie

In this month’s episode of Life in Fellowship, TFC  Board President Mike McClenahan talks with TFC Board member James Cubie, pastor at Mattituck Presbyterian Church in Long Island, New York, about the TFC value of Jesus-Shaped Identity and how it shapes discipleshipin their ministries. Watch the conversation on YouTube: