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Entries from September 2006

Rope Swings & Black Bears: Adventures in Whistler, Canada

September 21st, 2006 by Jason · 1 Comment

Being recently jobless and having just moved to Seattle we decided what better way to wind down from a month of moving intensity by heading up to British Columbia for a two and a half week camping road trip. Below is an essay from one of the days. Some pictures of our trip are here. […]

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the darkness of the cross: a sermon on Mark 8:27-9:1

September 17th, 2006 by isaac · 14 Comments

Another sermon still hot from the pulpit. —————————————————————————————————- Title: The Darkness of the Cross. Date: 9/17/06. Lectionary Text: Mark 8:27-38. At this point in Mark’s Gospel, Jesus is at the height of his popularity, the pinnacle of fame. He has miraculously fed thousands. He has made the blind see, and the deaf hear. Just a […]

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Homeless, Jobless, and on the Road

September 2nd, 2006 by Jason · 4 Comments

Yesterday was my last day of work at Brooks Institute as a web developer.  In three days we’ll be out of our house in Santa Barbara and headed for Seattle.  We have no house (yet) and no job (yet) (which is wierd—I haven’t been jobless, if you count school, since 9th grade!).  The whole move […]

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