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"Anthony B. Robinson is quite brilliant with his amazing ability to facilitate congregations that are seeking to become a vital and transforming presence in their communities. Robinson has the very gift it takes – the wisdom, insight, humility and depth of experience – to equip church leaders in the face of new realities and challenges."

Angela L. Ying
Pastor of Bethany United Church of Christ, Seattle

Weekly Reading - Archive

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Accepting Life on Life’s Terms - August 31, 2015 (PDF)

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Aggrieved - May 22, 2017 (PDF)

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American Exceptionalism - November 26, 2015 (PDF)

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The Anti-Consumerist Jesus - May 8, 2017 (PDF)

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Anti-Social Behavior - April 4, 2016 (PDF)

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Adjusting - October 26, 2015 (PDF)

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Are You An Important Person? - May 23, 2016 (PDF)

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Arts, Libraries and Fear - March 20, 2017 (PDF)

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The Astonishing Carols - December 8, 2014 (PDF)

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Augury and Inauguration - January 16, 2017 (PDF)

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The Baja: Beautiful and Harsh - March 3, 2017 (PDF)

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Be Small - August 17, 2015 (PDF)

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Campaign-cation - June 6, 2016 (PDF)

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Character and Personality - January 30, 2017 (PDF)

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Character Call-Out - April 11, 2016 (PDF)

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Charleston - June 22, 2015 (PDF)

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Chin Up - February 13, 2017 (PDF)

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The Christmas Story - December 22, 2014 (PDF)

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Claiming Your Victories - April 25, 2016 (PDF)

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Congregational Singing - May 4, 2014 (PDF)

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A Conversation About Faith - December 27, 2016 (PDF)

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The Cross - April 10, 2017 (PDF)

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The Crucifixion, selected quotes - August 10, 2015 (PDF)

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Dancing with the Demented - March 9, 2015 (PDF)

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Discomfort Can Be Good - April 24, 2017 (PDF)

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The Disruption Frenzy - September 8, 2015 (PDF)

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Diversity — Do We Really Mean It? - August 15, 2016 (PDF)

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Do You Want to Be Healed? - March 14, 2016 (PDF)

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Draft Dodger - November 9, 2015 (PDF)

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The Dying Role - April 20, 2015 (PDF)

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The Entrepreneurial Self - June 15, 2015 (PDF)

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Everyone - December 7, 2015 (PDF)

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Faith or Fear - January 5, 2015 (PDF)

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Fear - October 5, 2015 (PDF)

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Flying That Flag - July 13, 2015 (PDF)

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From My Window - October 3, 2016 (PDF)

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Fun - March 2, 2015 (PDF)

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Getting Lost - January 12, 2015 (PDF)

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The Gift of Disillusionment - January 3, 2017 (PDF)

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Giving Your “I Have a Dream” Speech - September 14, 2015 (PDF)

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A Good Argument Is Hard to Find - January 9, 2017 (PDF)

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Good News - February 8, 2016 (PDF)

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The Grammar of God - May 9, 2016 (PDF)

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Greatest Commandment - October 20, 2014 (PDF)

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Hamilton and History - June 13, 2016 (PDF)

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Help - February 9, 2015 (PDF)

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The Holidays: A Season for Grown-Ups - November 24, 2014 (PDF)

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Homelessness - February 1, 2016 (PDF)

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I Am Enough - October 27, 2014 (PDF)

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In Praise of Complexity - February 21, 2017 (PDF)

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I Protest - June 20, 2016 (PDF)

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In Essentials Unity - March 23, 2015 (PDF)

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Intentionality - January 11, 2016 (PDF)

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It's All About Me - February 7, 2017 (PDF)

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Jesus the Problem - May 1, 2017 (PDF)

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Kayaking - February 27, 2017 (PDF)

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Lamentation - July 11, 2016 (PDF)

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Letting Go of Being Right - January 4, 2016 (PDF)

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Light In the Present Night - December 19, 2016 (PDF)

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The Limits of Safety - January 19, 2015 (PDF)

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Listening Is A Power Tool - March 28, 2015 (PDF)

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Looking Both Ways - December 29, 2014 (PDF)

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Love One Another - April 3, 2017 (PDF)

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Mainline Missed - April 17, 2017 (PDF)

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Making A Difference - May 2, 2016 (PDF)

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Mandatory National Service? - June 29, 2015 (PDF)

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Market-driven or Product-driven? - August 24, 2015 (PDF)

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Moral Health of Citizenry - November 7, 2016 (PDF)

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Moving and Lent - February 16, 2015 (PDF)

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The Myth of the Threshold - May 11, 2015 (PDF)

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Nationalism Ain’t Dead - October 31, 2016 (PDF)

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Never My Fault - March 27, 2017 (PDF)

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Nostalgia - August 3, 2016 (PDF)

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Not Quite Pleasant Valley - August 3, 2015 (PDF)

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Oh, Like the Da Vinci Code and Stuff? - June 27, 2016 (PDF)

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Only Wonder - December 14, 2015 (PDF)

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Oppositional Thinking - May 16, 2016 (PDF)

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Peace - February 29, 2016 (PDF)

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Peace and Goodwill Toward All (Even You) - December 21, 2015 (PDF)

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Physician-Assisted Suicide - October 13, 2014 (PDF)

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The Point of Prayer - July 27, 2015 (PDF)

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The Pornography of Pessimism - February 15, 2016 (PDF)

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Prayer Bowls - May 18, 2015 (PDF)

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The Prayers of the People - October 19, 2015 (PDF)

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Privilege - January 25, 2016 (PDF)

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The Questions of Holy Week - March 21, 2016 (PDF)

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Race: Let’s Not Talk about It - May 27, 2015 (PDF)

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Reformation 500.0 - September 19, 2016 (PDF)

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Repentance - January 26, 2015 (PDF)

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Republicans - January 18, 2016 (PDF)

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Resurrection - April 6, 2015 (PDF)

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Right Belief or Right Action? Or None of the Above? - November 30, 2015 (PDF)

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Saying “Thank You” To the Retired - March 13, 2017 (PDF)

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Seasons Changer - September 21, 2015 (PDF)

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Self-Righteous? Us? - October 24, 2016 (PDF)

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A Sense of Humor - June 1, 2015 (PDF)

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Snowballs/ Lighten UP - December 12, 2016 (PDF)

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Something Missing - November 28, 2016 (PDF)

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Soul Anchors - November 21, 2016 (PDF)

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Spiritual Exhaustion and Self-Care - November 3, 2014 (PDF)

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"Seattle", a poem - November 10, 2014 (PDF)

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The Secret of Happiness - January 23, 2017 (PDF)

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The Secret of Letting Go - March 16, 2015 (PDF)

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The Shadow at Christmas - December 15, 2014 (PDF)

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A Soft Answer - February 2, 2015 (PDF)

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The Strange Season: Advent - December 1, 2014 (PDF)

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Sundays In the Country - July 6, 2015 (PDF)

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Survival - September 26, 2016 (PDF)

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Take Back Your Shame, I Don’t Want It - October 18, 2016 (PDF)

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A Tale of Two Cities - April 27, 2015 (PDF)

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Tale of Two Seattles Revisited - November 2, 2015 (PDF)

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Ten Reasons - October 12, 2015 (PDF)

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"The Intern" - September 28, 2015 (PDF)

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The Tower and the Manger - December 5, 2016 (PDF)

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The Triune God - November 16, 2015 (PDF)

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Uncoerced Abandonment - May 15, 2017 (PDF)

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Uncertainty - November 17, 2014 (PDF)

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Understanding Trumpism - April 18, 2016 (PDF)

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Wallowa County - May 31, 2016 (PDF)

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Waiting - October 6, 2014 (PDF)

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Watching What We Watch - March 7, 2016 (PDF)

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Way Too Much Winter - February 9, 2015 (PDF)

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"What Do You Want Me To Do For You?" - July 25, 2016 (PDF)

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What Just Happened? - November 14, 2016 (PDF)

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When You Move After Many Years In One Place - April 13, 2015 (PDF)

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Whither Seattle? - July 20, 2015 (PDF)

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Why I Am a Christian - March 30, 2015 (PDF)

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Wolves, Trump and Government - September 12, 2016 (PDF)

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Worth Quoting - December 28, 2015 (PDF)

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Yeah Way Yahweh - February 22, 2016 (PDF)

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You’re In The Army Now - October 10, 2016 (PDF)

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