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Laurie Brock
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Episcopal priest and writer. One-half of Dirty Sexy Ministry.
Episcopal priest and writer. One-half of Dirty Sexy Ministry.

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Truth and Reconciliation...It's Time
I appreciate the boldness of the promise in the Baptismal Covenant about evil and sin. It states: Will you persevere in resisting evil, and, whenever you fall into sin, repent and return to the Lord? And we all reply, “I will, with God’s help,” often not fu...
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Expansive Language...It's Time
God is… What words come to mind? Maybe something from Holy Scripture. God is love. Maybe a story from childhood. God is the Good Shepherd. Maybe a prayer from liturgy….God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. For many of us, a visual comes to mind. And for many of...
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Horses Speak of God
Thanks to WTVQ in Lexington for interviewing me about Horses Speak of God . Horses Speak of God is available on Amazon, through Paraclete Press, at Brier Books in Lexington, Kentucky, or through your local bookstore. Contact Paraclete Press if you'd like yo...
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Write What You Know...and Discover
Essay  comes from a French word meaning, “to attempt.” In the sixteenth century, Michel de Montaigne, a Frenchman, wrote what most scholars believe to be the first essays. He categorized his writings as attempts to describe his thoughts and ideas, from the ...
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Horses Speak of God
Horses Speak of God
Horses Speak of God
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But We've Never Done It That Way!
But we've never done it that way! This phrase, with an image of a ship slowly sinking, is one of my favorite illustrations by Jay Sidebotham, Episcopal priest and church cartoonist extraordinaire. Copyright Jay Sidebotham Favorite may be a strong word. Mayb...
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Hands to Work, Hearts to God
Over the Great Fifty Days of Easter, I'll be blogging at 50 Days of Fabulous , an online ministry of Forward Movement. This year, we'll be reading through the New Testament book of The Acts of the Apostles with others using the readings of the Good Book Clu...
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Litany of Penance
Most holy and merciful God:  We confess to you and to one another, and to the whole communion of saints in heaven and on earth, that we have sinned by our own fault in thought, word, and deed; by what we have done, and by what we have left undone. We have n...
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Problems of the Past
"I think many people love their problems. Gives them all sorts of excuses for not growing up and getting on with life." -Louise Penny Several years ago I worked with the vestry and pastor of a church that had gone through a time of upheaval but seemed to be...
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Horses Speak of God...Coming Soon!
After many months of writing, editing, more writing, and more editing, I'm over the moon about the cover and the opportunity to share how horses have given me a way to experience God more fully when I'm in their presence in this book. While the book should ...
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