The Rev. Kevin M. Goodman's Reflections and Sermons

Kevin M. Goodman
Connect with me here to reflect on religious matters, chat with God-seekers, and find encouragement along the journey of faith.
Created 11 Jan 2021
  • What is standing in the way?
    26 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    John said to Jesus, “Teacher, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we tried to stop him, because he was not following us.” But Jesus said, “Do not stop him; for no one who does a deed o...
  • Untethered
    19 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Jesus and his disciples passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into human hands, and they will ...
  • The 20th Anniversary of September 11th
    12 Sep 2021 • 9 min read • 0 1
    Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elija...
  • Ephphatha. Be opened.
    05 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 0 2
    Jesus set out and went away to the region of Tyre. He entered a house and did not want anyone to know he was there. Yet he could not escape notice, but a woman whose little daughter had an unclean spi...
  • Choices within noise
    29 Aug 2021 • 8 min read
    Moses said: So now, Israel, give heed to the statutes and ordinances that I am teaching you to observe, so that you may live to enter and occupy the land that the LORD, the God of your ancestors, is g...
  • Christians on Wire
    22 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and summoned the elders, the heads, the judges, and the officers of Israel; and they presented themselves before God. And Joshua said to all the pe...
  • Praying with the Ephesians
    15 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    The Prayer Painting by Alima Newton Be careful then how you live, not as unwise people but as wise, making the most of the time, because the days are evil. So do not be foolish, but understand what th...
  • No Gris Gris Lent Retreat
    10 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 0 2
    Gris Gris is a charm used by voodoo practitioners to ward off evil spirits and call on the spirit of God to bring luck to those who wear it. This Lent, join a krewe of an intentional religious communi...
  • EfM Seminar Calendar 2021-22
    09 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    photography by Barry Butler Photography EfM SPIRITUAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY RETREAT Friday, September 17 - Saturday, September 18, 2021 Group 5897 gathers for an introduction to, and work on this year’s spiri...
  • Serve or eat?
    08 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    Elijah went a day’s journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a solitary broom tree. He asked that he might die: “It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life, for I am no better than m...
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