Grace Sharking

Date: November 10, 2019

Bible Text: Haggai 1:15b-2:9, Sirach 35:9-17 |

It's stewardship time! But actually, it's always stewardship time, as long as we have anything that belongs to God, like possessions, time, and life itself. Still, we focus on the theme of how we use
By |2019-11-10T16:41:36-05:00November 10th, 2019|

The Price of Admission

Date: June 30, 2019

Bible Text: Galatians 5:1, 13-26, Luke 9:51-62 |

The lectionary passages for this week are about the choices we are called to make as disciples. Paul's letter to the Galatians includes this familiar passage in chapter 5 comparing the works of the flesh
By |2019-06-30T15:11:30-04:00June 30th, 2019|

The Invasion Has Begun

Date: June 9, 2019

Bible Text: Acts 2 (selected), Romans 8:1-14, Ephesians 6:10-20 |

Pentecost is the celebration of God's Spirit coming to empower the apostles and the Church to do the will of Christ. We mark the day this year, not merely as a the birthday of the
By |2019-06-15T13:26:24-04:00June 15th, 2019|

Fear of God

Date: February 10, 2019

Bible Text: Isaiah 6:1-8, Luke 5:1-11 |

Lost the signal and cut off the end of the sermon and the rest of the service for some reason. Sorry for the inconvenience. Reflections on "the fear of the Lord" as seen in Isaiah's
By |2019-02-10T13:46:47-05:00February 10th, 2019|

Time’s Up

Date: January 21, 2018

Bible Text: Jonah 3:1-5&10, 1 Corinthians 7:29-31, Mark 1:14-20 |

These three passages all address God sending word to folks that time is running out and the judgment of God is about to come, so be ready! Often God makes use of apparently small efforts
By |2018-06-13T13:36:12-04:00January 22nd, 2018|

Not How I Thought Today Would Go

Date: January 14, 2018

Bible Text: 1 Samuel 3:1-15, John 1:43-51 |

Samuel gets an unexpected call from God in the middle of the night. Nathanael gets an unexpected invitation from his friend Philip to follow an unexpected Messiah. Even for people of faith, God often works
By |2018-06-13T13:36:12-04:00January 22nd, 2018|