Grace Sharking

November 10, 2019
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…

The Price of Admission

June 30, 2019
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 Invasion Has Begun

June 9, 2019
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…

Fear of God

February 10, 2019
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…

Time’s Up

January 21, 2018
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…
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…