The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, At-Home Service for July 18th
In the passage read from the Gospel according to Matthew (13:51), Jesus asked the crowds who heard his parables, “Have you understood all this?” In essence, what he was asking was do you have...
The Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, At-Home Service for July 11th
It may seem strange to focus on Herod, given his bad reputation. However, from Herod, we can learn more about the Word of God and how that Word is working among us. The passage...
The Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, At-Home Service for July 4th
The families in which my wife and I grew up have long histories of defending the freedoms we enjoy in this country by serving in the Armed Forces.
The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, At-Home Service for June 27th
This sermon is about laughter, but not all laughter is the same. There is a difference between laughing with someone and laughing at someone. To laugh with someone is to be free with that...
The Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, At-Home Service for June 20th
f Job was persistent about anything, it was his insistence that he did not deserve what happened to him. There was irony in Job’s claim because it was true but not in the way...