January 29, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott
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A. Kind. Of. Sermon.

This coming Sunday at First Congregational Church of Los Angeles I’m going to preach one of my favorite kinds of sermons. I’m preaching a sermon about Thomas Merton. I’ve titled it “Merton 101.” Sunday would have been his 101st birthday. … Continue reading

January 28, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott
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A. Dream.

I woke early in the morning with this dream . . . I was in my grandmother’s house, but it had been transformed into a high school locker room. There were friends from my high school there and all the … Continue reading

January 11, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott
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David. Bowie.

I just learned of the passing of rock musician David Bowie, and I find myself happily thinking about many of his songs. I could begin the list with his song “Heroes” and then move to “Space Oddity” and “Changes” and … Continue reading