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Robert Pelfrey
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Telling God's stories to people and people's stories to God.
Telling God's stories to people and people's stories to God.

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Dis-Orientation: The Weak are Strong
Jesus’ culture (and ours) would expect
the beatitudes to be, “Blessed are the rich, the powerful, the shrewd and
influential—it's clear that God favors them.” But Jesus comes along with his
Disorientation, turning the whole thing on its head, basically sayi...
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Dis-Orientation: The Invisible is Real
The audio of this sermon can be heard HERE . “Ask…  search …  knock …” Such encouraging words! It will be given to you , you will find, the door will be opened to you. These are simple yet
astounding promises from Jesus. In some ways it summarizes the Incar...
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My New Book: Still Moving
My new book, Still Moving: The Journey of Love's Perfection , is now available at Amazon   and from Wipf and Stock (at a discount!). 
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Rich Mullins: Ragamuffin Poet
Well
the moon moved past Nebraska And
spilled laughter on them cold Dakota Hills And
angels danced on Jacob’s stairs… There
is this silence in the Badlands And
over Kansas the whole universe was stilled By
the whisper of a prayer… And
the single hawk bursts...
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Super Power
Jesus at Herod's Court by Duccio, c. 1310 Even our own feeble hands ache to seize the crown you wear… -- from
“New Hymn” by James Taylor and Reynolds Price Whatever
is going on with Herod and the plot to kill the infant Jesus, it’s true that
there is always...
Super Power
Super Power
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Believing in Magic
The magic is gone. I feel like there isn’t magic in the
world anymore. Like I know all the tricks, so now I see the wires and what’s up
the magician’s sleeve. It’s like in the movie Boyhood , when young Mason realizes there aren’t really elves and
fairies i...
Believing in Magic
Believing in Magic
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Fall On You (Song)
A song about the journey...
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The Promises God Keeps
“…Abraham grew strong
in his faith as he gave glory to God, being fully convinced that God was able
to do what he had promised” (Romans 4:20-21). While inspiring our faith, this passage also exposes a
couple of issues at the heart of our doubts and struggle...
The Promises God Keeps
The Promises God Keeps
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Easter and the Mystery of the Missing Lord
I (probably like
you) love the celebration of Easter—the brightness, the triumphant music, the
happy people. But the first Easter was nothing like that. The first Easter was
a mystery—The Mystery of the Missing Lord. John tells us it’s so early that it’s
st...
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Behold the Man
I always feel a deep sense of shame when I read the Passion
stories, like I’ve seen something I shouldn’t have—something obscene. The image
of the bloody, beaten Jesus standing in a purple robe with a crown of thorns
before the hissing crowd, sarcastically ...
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