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Choosing Open Eyes (sermon)

This sermon was delivered on February 22, 2015 at First Parish Church of Groton, MA. audio version here Somewhere in Asia – Japan or Malaysia or some other country – there is a picture on a Buddhist monk’s smart phone. … Continue reading

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Repentance and (no) Reluctance: A Confession for America

In honor of Veterans’ Day, I repost this blog as it highlights the prophetic voice of Rev. Chris Antal and the Veteran’s Day Confession he made in Afghanistan as a military chaplain with the U.S. army one year ago.  

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Vengeance is a Lazy Form of Grief

Today at Village Church, we were blessed to have a guest speaker share a story from his work in Restorative Practices.  Ted Wachtel is the President/Founder of the International Institute for Restorative Practices Graduate School. Village Church, Cummington, MA June … Continue reading

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