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No Obstacles to Salvation Here - Lectionary Reflection for Pentecost 4B (2 Corinthians 6)

  Paul - Rembrandt 2 Corinthians 6:1-13 New Revised Standard Version 6  As we work together with him, we urge you also not to accept the grace of God in vain.  2  For he says, “At an acceptable time I have listened to you,     and on a day of salvation I have helped you.” See, now is the acceptable time; see, now is the day of salvation!  3  We are putting no obstacle in anyone’s way, so that no fault may be found with our ministry,  4  but as servants of God we have commended ourselves in every way: through great endurance, in afflictions, hardships, calamities,  5  beatings, imprisonments, riots, labors, sleepless nights, hunger;  6  by purity, knowledge, patience, kindness, holiness of spirit, genuine love,  7  truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of righteousness for the right hand and for the left;  8  in honor and dishonor, in ill repute and good repute. We are treated as impostors, and yet are true;  9  as unknown, and yet are well known; as dying, and

The Power of Love -- A Sermon

Concerning the Math -- More on the Troy Millage question

GROWING DEEPER in our Church Community by Chris Smith

Passage into Discipleship -- Review

Von Daniken, Aliens, and Worship

The Pandora's Box of James Cameron -- Sightings

A President Speaks On the Union

Telling the Truth -- Troy Millage Election

Where Are Today's Niebuhrs?

The Robertson Paradox -- Sightings

Editors and Bishops -- the Future of Religious Journalism

Listen for the Word

Pope says -- Get to it, go blog!

A Drive through Detroit

Faith Statements and the State

Jesus and the Gun Sights!

Is the Devil a Black Man -- Sightings