B 123 – Trinity Sunday (Rom 8:12-17, John 3:1-17)

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B 123 - Trinity Sunday (Rom 8:12-17, John 3:1-17)
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Rev. Assoc. Prof. Frank Rees, systematic theologian and Baptist minister,  joins us to discuss the relational and egalitarian nature of the Trinity. We discuss the various ways the communal, intimate, transcendent, and interdependent nature of God is revealed in Isaiah 6:1-8, Romans 8:12-17, and John 3:1-17.  Frank concludes that the triune nature of God reveals…

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A131 -Laughter, Hope and Hospitality (Genesis 18 and Matthew 9-10)

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A131 -Laughter, Hope and Hospitality (Genesis 18 and Matthew 9-10)
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Rachel Kronberger joins us this week, the 2nd Sunday after Pentecost, when we focus on Genesis 18:1-15 and Matthew 9:35-10:8, with a brief excursus into Romans 5. We trace the covenant promise from Gen 12, and the patience and faith required of Abraham and Sarah. We look closely at Sarah’s role and the subversiveness of…

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A130 – Trinity Sunday (Gen 1:1-2:4a & Matt 28:16-20)

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A130 - Trinity Sunday (Gen 1:1-2:4a & Matt 28:16-20)
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Do you have to talk about the Doctrine of the Trinity on Trinity Sunday? Well, no. But this Sunday, in particular, invites us to explore our image(s) of God and what it means for humans to be in that image (Genesis 1). We discuss the relational nature of the God revealed in these texts, how…

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