Sermon: Sunday, March 3, 2013: Third Sunday of Lent

Texts:  Isaiah 55:1-9  +  Psalm 63:1-8  +  1 Corinthians 10:1-13  +  Luke 13:1-9 So I have three god-children whom I adore.  My eldest goddaughter, Katie, is finishing up her final year of seminary at Vanderbilt in Nashville this spring and was recently approved for ordination by the Disciples of Christ.  My middle godson, Gabriel, just … Continue reading Sermon: Sunday, March 3, 2013: Third Sunday of Lent

Sermon: Sunday, October 21, 2012: The Book of Job, Pt. 3

Texts: Job 38:1-7, (34-41) and Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c  •  Hebrews 5:1-10  •   Mark 10:35-45 If you’ve been watching the political debates like I have, you’ve seen some heated exchanges between the candidates recently as each attempts to describe the state of our nation, and to persuade voters that he has a plan to improve upon it.  As they respond … Continue reading Sermon: Sunday, October 21, 2012: The Book of Job, Pt. 3

Sermon: Sunday, October 14, 2012: The Book of Job, Pt. 2

Texts:  Job 23:1-9, 16-17 and Psalm 22:1-15  •   Hebrews 4:12-16  •  Mark 10:17-31 It’s an odd mixture of moods in the room this morning, and a strange day to be preaching.  We began our worship by celebrating the baptism of our newborn baby brother, Evan David Abbo, into the body of Christ.  We’ll end by gathering around our dear … Continue reading Sermon: Sunday, October 14, 2012: The Book of Job, Pt. 2