Sermons

Jesus or John Wayne?

Jesus, or John Wayne?

What should we make of the Christian Nationalism that we see in some parts of the Church?  How does the desire for John Wayne-type heroes conflict with the way of Jesus and the identity…

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Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems

David in the Old Testament was a hidden gem because he didn’t fit the world’s criteria for a King. In God’s Kingdom, everything that is hidden will eventually be brought to light: hidden gems,…

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Torn Between Two Families

Torn Between Two Families

Because of divided loyalties and different values, Christians sometimes find themselves torn between two families—their biological family of origin, and the Church, the family of God.  How shall we act when this happens? Speaker:…

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Knowing and Loving

As a shepherd takes time to get to know his sheep, the sheep learn to trust him and love grows between them.  In the same way, as we get to know other people through…

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we are called to flesh out the hope and joy of new life through concrete acts of love in our daily lives.

Fleshing out the Resurrection

After Jesus’ resurrection, he appeared several times in bodily form to his disciples to show them that the resurrected life is not just an intangible spiritual experience but is a reality that is embodied…

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