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by Joe Parrish
Sat Jul 06, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

"Heavenly hope", a reflection for July 7, 2019, based on Luke 10:1-11, 16-20, Proper 9C, the first sermon at http://www.sjnj.com. Evangelism is a way of bringing spiritual healing to others, just as medicine brings physical healing. Both produce positive and measurable results if they are effective....
by Joe Parrish
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

"No delays", a sermon for Sunday, June 30, 2019, based on Luke 9:51-62, is the first one posted at http://www.sjnj.com Commitment versus delay becomes the challenge of daily life. Are we really committed to bring the love and forgiveness of Christ to the world, or is it too inconvenient? How can we ...
by Joe Parrish
Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

“Christ can heal the mind”, a sermon for 2 Pentecost, Proper 7 (C), for June 23, 2019, based on Luke 8:26-39, the first one at http://www.sjnj.com Jesus encounters a person with a severe mental disability and heals him. Issues of medical illness manifest in novel ways: schizophrenic personalities ha...
by Joe Parrish
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Burglary at our Church
Replies: 4
Views: 82

Burglary at our Church

Our church had a theft of all of its communion sets in 2013 soon after I retired. One piece dating from WWI was recovered last week by vestry persons, etc., buying it at a discount on Ebay after being alerted by an outsider of its presence and engravings which made it obvious that it was the church'...
by Joe Parrish
Mon Jun 10, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: New diagnostic and treatment hope for mental illnesses
Replies: 0
Views: 73

New diagnostic and treatment hope for mental illnesses

New diagnostic and treatment hope for mental illnesses Romans 5:1-5 Therefore, since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing the glory of God. And not on...
by Joe Parrish
Mon Jun 10, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

The most important lesson from 83,000 brain scans 8,089,892 views https://youtu.be/esPRsT-lmw8 Re: The most important lesson from 83,000 brain scans | Daniel Amen | TEDx manojkamra rti3 days ago Now fMRI could be far far less evasive than SPECT. SPECT and fMRI both can show brain "function" fMRI (fu...
by Joe Parrish
Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Virginia Beach prayers
Replies: 6
Views: 162

Virginia Beach prayers

:praying: Your prayers are bid for the twelve killed today in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and their friends and families and for those hospitalized for their injuries and for that city, the largest in the State of Virginia about 150 miles south of Washington, DC. :votive2: :votive1: :minicandle:
by Joe Parrish
Thu May 30, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: The Deep End
Topic: Parliament
Replies: 43
Views: 1484

Parliament

:votive2: Praying for the United Kingdom and its politicians :votive1:
by Joe Parrish
Thu May 30, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: The Deep End
Topic: Parliament
Replies: 43
Views: 1484

Parliament

:votive2: Praying for the United Kingdom and its politicians :votive1:
by Joe Parrish
Tue May 28, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers needed for my brother Bob
Replies: 18
Views: 946

Prayers needed for my brother Bob

My brother Bob has gotten clearance to move to oral antibiotics at home from three times a day infusions at the hospital, a very good sign, :thumb: but the meds are not not sitting well with his stomach. Pray please for good buttermilk, and his continued healing. Thanks for your amazing prayers for ...
by Joe Parrish
Sat May 18, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: The Deep End
Topic: Parliament
Replies: 43
Views: 1484

Parliament

:praying: Praying that Parliament finds a good way forward :praying:
by Joe Parrish
Mon May 06, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Goodness, it’s been a while!
Replies: 13
Views: 691

Goodness, it’s been a while!

Look into my eyes. Feed me.


Welcome back.
by Joe Parrish
Mon May 06, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

Sermon for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (C)--Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us
John 10:22-30

http://sjnj.com/index.php?i=668#sermon668

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by Joe Parrish
Thu May 02, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers for Richard, and for Bob
Replies: 8
Views: 431

Prayers for Richard, and for Bob

I saw Richard tonight, yet he did not look that healthy but was in good spirits. The antibiotics are causing problems and hopefully will help. My brother Bob texted me a reply that let me know he was in good spirits also, but his infection is still life threatening. Many thanks for your prayers -- t...
by Joe Parrish
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers for Richard, and for Bob
Replies: 8
Views: 431

Prayers for Richard, and for Bob

One of my medical school professors, Richard, is recovering from pneumonia, so I bid your prayers for his quick, complete, and thorough recovery. And my brother Bob is continuing to try to throw off the infection which beset him a couple months ago following his double lung transplant a year and a h...
by Joe Parrish
Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Joe's blog
Replies: 252
Views: 153822

Joe's blog

Elated, Deflated, Inflated, Related - When Easter seems so far back, God still is with us and never forgets us and heals us. A sermon recorded in April 2016 at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Point Pleasant, New Jersey Sermon for 2 Easter (C) - John 20:9-31 - Elated, Deflated, Inflated, Related - a You...
by Joe Parrish
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers for Notre Dame restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Prayers for Notre Dame restoration

[7:23 PM, 4/21/2019] Joe: The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week! By Doris Elin Salazar a day ago Spaceflight [Full Story: Notre Dame Fire Damage Spotted from Space (Photo)] [7:23 PM, 4/21/2019] Joe: https://www.space.com/32252-amazing-images.html?utm_source=notification Fire Scars on Notre Dame Di...
by Joe Parrish
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Sri Lanka
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Sri Lanka

:bawling:
:praying: :praying:
by Joe Parrish
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Christ is Risen Allelulia
Replies: 6
Views: 269

Christ is Risen Allelulia



Jesus Christ is risen indeed. Allelulia.
by Joe Parrish
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Good Friday
Replies: 0
Views: 93

Good Friday

by Joe Parrish
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers for Notre Dame restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Prayers for Notre Dame restoration

For those interested, The Archbishops ask cathedrals and churches to toll bells for Notre Dame (link) https://www.archbishopofcanterbury.org/news/latest-news/archbishops-ask-cathedrals-and-churches-toll-bells-notre-dame 16/04/2019 Following the devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, the Archbisho...
by Joe Parrish
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers for Notre Dame restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Prayers for Notre Dame restoration

If one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one member is honored, all rejoice together with it.

1 CORINTHIANS 12:26 (NRSV)
by Joe Parrish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Tiger Woods
Replies: 2
Views: 146

Tiger Woods

Yes, let's see how much of the 2.07 mil he gives to his charities. So far he has funded them to the tune of about 12 mil US.
by Joe Parrish
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: A Place to Talk
Topic: Tiger Woods
Replies: 2
Views: 146

Tiger Woods

US is agog at Tiger Woods comeback win of the Masters Golf Tournament.

https://www.golf.com/news/2019/04/14/ma ... s-victory/

43 apparently is not that old.
by Joe Parrish
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Prayer
Topic: Prayers needed for my brother Bob
Replies: 18
Views: 946

Prayers needed for my brother Bob

The infection continues somewhat abated.
His lung transplant is now about 18 months old.
Please pray for him.
Thank you.