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The Deep Connection Between Anger and Humor Audio/Video by Margaret Cho https://onbeing.org/programs/the-deep-connection-between-anger-and-humor-margaret-cho/ “The best expression of humor is something that comes out of suffering and comes out of a sense of alienation.” In this audio recording, comedian Margaret Cho speaks to Lily Percy about anger, humor, and healing. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: On Being Author: Margaret Cho

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If I Can Laugh With You, I Can See You Article by Sam Sanders https://onbeing.org/programs/if-i-can-laugh-with-you-i-can-see-you-sam-sanders/ In this interview Sam Sanders speaks on how he has been fueled by his Christian beliefs of redemption and bearing God's image in order to calm the fire in political conversations with humor. Resource type: Article Source: On Being Author: Sam Sanders

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Humor and Joy Call to Worship Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/04/holy-humor-sunday-call-to-worship.html Call to Worship for Holy Humor Sunday calls for the playing of instruments and dancing, praising God in unlikely and silly ways. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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The Lord's Prayer: Holy Humor Version Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/03/lords-prayer-holy-humor-version.html This version of the Lord’s Prayer is intended for use as a congregational prayer on Holy Humor Sunday (the first Sunday after Easter). Some modification is necessary given the particular church context of use. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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Call to Worship Referencing Humor and Joy Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/04/calls-to-worship-for-holy-humor.html Five scriptural calls to worship from 1 Chronicles 16 and Psalms 30, 66, 68, 98 suitable for use on Holy Humor or Laughter Sunday (the first Sunday after Easter) or other occasions of joy and levity. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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Benedictions: Humor and Joy Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/04/benedictions-for-laughter-holy-humor.html Scriptural benedictions for Holy Humor/Laughter Sunday (Easter 2) using Romans 15:12-14 (NRSV & the Message); Phil. 4 (Common English Bible); Col. 1 and Jude 1 (NRSV). Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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Is a Sense of Humor Necessary for Salvation? Article by Basil Cole http://www.hprweb.com/2017/12/is-a-sense-of-humor-necessary-for-salvation/ This article makes a case for humor as a means of supporting the virtuous life, even saying that humor IS a virtue (albeit a small one). Resource type: Article Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Author: Basil Cole

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Humor and Life-giving Leadership Article by C. Kavin Rowe https://www.faithandleadership.com/humor-mark-life-giving-leadership C. Kavin Rowe reflects on Psalm 126:1-6 and Acts 20:7-9 to show how laughter is not simply an effort to make people happy but can also be a sign of refusal to give in to brokenness.... Resource type: Article Source: Faith and Leadership Author: C. Kavin Rowe

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Holy Humor: Prayer of Petition Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/03/holy-humor-prayer-of-petition.html Here’s a prayer of petition for Holy Humor Sunday (the Sunday after Easter). "Help us," it says, "to laugh when the world presses in around us and we are afraid." Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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The Problem with Making Fun of Everything Article by Jeff Munroe https://blog.perspectivesjournal.org/2014/03/17/the-problem-with-making-fun-of-everything/ Humor can be therapeutic, but sometimes it’s used as a wall to separate us from confronting pain. In this reflection on comedy, Jeff Munroe talks about lament and suggests liturgy and worship help us lament. Resource type: Article Source: The Twelve Author: Jeff Munroe

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2-D Love, Younger Generations are Fighting Cancer with Humor, and Not That Kind of Girl Sermon Illustration by Brian Lowery https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/august/8081009.html Highlighting themes of youth, life, death, humor, temptation and media, this is a collection of sermon illustrations made from news stories about the 2-D love phenomenon in Japan, using humor as medicine for cancer, and more. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Preaching Today Author: Brian Lowery

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Sermon Quotes on Humor Sermon Illustration https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-humor/ This is a list of humorous quotes about various subjects, such as creation, the Holy Spirit, and prayer. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: The Pastor's Workshop

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Full Text Hymns on Humor Who would think that what was needed©
Take My Gifts and Let Me Love YouPD
Be Present, Lord, with Those You CallPD
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Holy Humor Sermon Illustration by William R. Inge http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/1997/march/3071.html A quote from William Inge: "I have never understood why it should be considered derogatory to the Creator to suppose that He has a sense of humor." Appropriate for Psalm 2:4, Psalm 59:8, and Jonah 4:10-11. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Preaching Today Author: William R. Inge

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Homeboy Industries is a Belonging Place Where Ex-Gang Members' Lives are Transformed Article by Gregory Boyle https://www.faithandleadership.com/gregory-boyle-homeboy-industries-belonging-place-where-ex-gang-members-lives-are-transformed In this interview, Fr. Gregory Boyle answers questions about his experience working with former gang members and explores aspects of his ministry such as humor and storytelling. Resource type: Article Source: Faith and Leadership Author: Gregory Boyle

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Opening Prayer celebrating joy and humor Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/04/opening-prayer-for-laughter-sunday.html Opening prayer for Laughter/Holy Humor Sunday, in which God was smiling and laughing when overcoming death and evil. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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Perfection Will Do You In Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/parker-palmer-perfection-will-do-you-in/ A monk with a "wicked sense of humor" inspires Parker Palmer to pack his bags when it comes to attaining perfection. Resource type: Article Source: On Being Author: Parker J. Palmer

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Rich Mouw: A Fundamentalist with a Sense of Humor Article by George Marsden https://perspectivesjournal.org/blog/2013/07/01/rich-mouw-a-fundamentalist-with-a-sense-of-humor/ George Marsden provides a brief, but thorough, overview of Rich Mouw's work as a bridge builder among fundamentalists and its significance to the church in the 20th century. Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: George Marsden

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The Mildred Mysteries Article by Jon Volkmer https://www.commonwealmagazine.org/mildred-mysteries This Catholic article says that to pray the rosary is to engage in a sustained contemplation of mystery, the mysteries of humility, humor, learning, and acceptance. Resource type: Article Source: Commonweal Author: Jon Volkmer

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The Joy of Humor, the Humor of Joy Article by Earl Palmer https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/joy-humor-humor-joy Can joy rank alongside faith, hope, and love, the great three virtues of 1 Corinthians 13? Yes it can.The Bible teaches that joy is at the very core of God’s reality and our discipleship. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling Author: Earl Palmer

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Prayers of the People: Holy Humor Sunday Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2015/04/prayers-of-people-holy-humor-sunday.html Christine Longhurst presents April Fiet's pastoral prayer/prayer of thanksgiving for Holy Humor Sunday, often celebrated on the first Sunday after Easter. The prayer features surprising aspects of the gospel. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst

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