The Great Vigil of Easter – April 15, 2017 The Rev. Debra Slade Doesn’t every kid love the two great holidays of Christmas and Easter? Going to bed and waking up to presents brought by an old man in a red suit, and a rabbit. Easter and Christmas, as now, were always busy as one […]

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The Man Born Blind – March 26, 2017

Taking A Disabled Theology Perspective of John Nine — The Man Born Blind – The Rev. Debra Slade, March 26, 2017 When I was a young professor at Columbia Law School in my 20’s, I thought I had the world by the tail, as they say — an apartment on NY’s West Side, engaged to […]

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March 1, 2017 ~ Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Matthew 6.1-6 Wednesday, March 1, 2017 The spacious rolling hills of southeastern Minnesota create a distinct agricultural tapestry during the spring planting season. Sections of turned earth become the rich, black, loam squares offset by the lighter fallow acres of a flowing checkerboard of fields that roll on for miles. It was near […]

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