Pastor’s Blog

December 11, 2017

Sermon from Sunday, 12/10/17 – Second Sunday of Advent

A sermon on beginnings and a title that matters.  Text: Mark 1:1-8. Click here to read the sermon.
December 4, 2017

Can “the end is near” be good news? Sermon for Sunday, 12/3/17 – First Sunday of Advent

The first lesson from this Sunday’s texts was Isaiah 64:1-9, which begins, “Oh that you would tear open the heavens and come down.”  Is this good […]
November 28, 2017

Advent – already and not yet! (November Newsletter article)

Already – and not yet! Once again, there are already Christmas decorations up in the stores. Friends spotted them before Halloween this year, and we joined […]
November 27, 2017

Sermon from 11/26/17 – Christ the King Sunday

First, read the passage, Matthew 25:31-46, the parable of the sheep and the goats.  Click here to read the sermon, which included the Kirkegaard quote at […]
November 20, 2017

How risky? Sermon from Sunday 11/19/17

Are you a person that generally takes risk?  On what does it depend?  Last week as I made my retirement plan choices and thought about this […]