Monthly Archives: April 2013

God’s Eternal Gift

  April 21, 2013            4th Sunday of Easter Acts 9:36-43                Revelation 7:9-17                     John 10:22-30             No sooner did we seem to recover from the shock of Newtown when we are caught up in the actions of the Boston Marathon Bombing.  … Continue reading

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Going Where We Do Not Think to Go

 April 14, 2013             3rd  Sunday of Easter Acts 9:1-6, 7-20          Revelation 5:11-14       John 21:1-19              Easter is traditionally the season to celebrate resurrection and re-creation in our lives.  The word resurrection can mean rising from the dead or returning … Continue reading

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Revelations in Christ

  April 7, 2013               2nd Sunday of Easter Acts 5:27-32                Revelation 1:4-8           John 20:19-31             Happy Easter!  This is the Easter season for the next six weeks until Pentecost.              It is always a bit jarring for me to … Continue reading

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Father Forgive Them

 March 31, 2013            EasterSunday                      Acts 10:34-43         1 Corinthians 15:19-26         Luke 24:1-12            Many of you know that a young lady from The Paper was interviewing me as part of a series of articles on the various church denominations in our town … Continue reading

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Hearing Our Call in Christ

   March 24, 2013          Palm Sunday Isaiah 42: 1-9       1 Corinthians 1:18-31         Luke 19:28-40             Usually on Palm Sunday we preach about Jesus’ triumphant entrance into Jerusalem.  And I am going to get to that.  But I want to start out … Continue reading

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Our Out-Pouring of Love

  March 17, 2013          5th Sunday in Lent Isaiah 43:16-21        Philippians 3:4b-14          John 12:1-8            Happy St. Patrick’s Day.  I like St. Patrick’s Day not just because I’m part Irish, but because St. Patrick was a really cool dude.  … Continue reading

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We Are a New Creation in Christ

  March 10, 2013          4th Sunday in Lent Joshua 5:9-12      2 Corinthians 5:16-21           Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32              I overheard a debate once between two people where one person stated that they were sure that the letters that we have from … Continue reading

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