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Technical Issues with Subscriptions

Just this week I migrated my blog from Typepad to WordPress. As I am a technical novice, this tested my abilities on such things. However, it seems to have gone alright, though there are some broken links on some images … Continue reading

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Be True To Your School

It is the end of the fiscal year for most institutions of higher learning, including many (if not all) of our Lutheran seminaries. I encourage you to make a fiscal year-end gift to one of our seminaries – your alma … Continue reading

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Under Construction

My blog is currently under construction. We’re moving shop from Typepad to WordPress, and as the learning curve is steep and the available time is limited, this might take a few days. Thanks for dropping by. This place may look … Continue reading

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About these Sermons

I’m a preacher, among other things.  And so I post my sermons here, at The Lutheran Zephyr: Sermons. How long have you been preaching?I’ve preached sporadically since the late 1990s, when I entered seminary.  Since December 2008 I’ve been preaching … Continue reading

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From Reformation to Advent: Liturgical Whiplash

I'm not entirely satisfied with my experience of the church calendar in late October, November, and December.  Let me try to explain. via http://www.lutheranzephyr.com A blogpost from two years ago, expressing my frustration with how Reformation Sunday, All Saints Sunday, … Continue reading

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Who is Chris?

My name is Chris Duckworth. I am a husband, father, Lutheran pastor, baseball fan, novice runner, and political junkie.  It’s that third thing – Lutheran pastor – that dominates the discussion on this blog, though it’s hard to tease apart … Continue reading

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The Charter of the ELCA Ecology Task Force

A web presence for the ELCA’s new Ecology task force is is coming soon, but here are the notes (copied from a .pdf document linked here) outlining the purpose and scope of the ELCA’s new task force. Awkward formatting due … Continue reading

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