Weekly Message

September
17
2017

Matthew's Call, Our Call

This Sunday is the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost. It is right that Sundays take precedence over all but the major feasts because Sunday is the weekly commemoration of the resurrection. However,...

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September
10
2017

Welcome Home

When I used to sit with families who were not members of the church to prepare funeral services for love ones, I always asked about post-funeral religious commitments.  While I think that most...

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September
3
2017

Taking Up Our Cross

We can never really understand what it means to believe in, confess, or follow Jesus as “the Messiah, the Son of the living God,” until we deny ourselves, take up our cross, and follow...

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August
27
2017

I Am the Light of the World

In John's Gospel, a wonderful story unfolds in 8. It is the story of a woman who has been caught in adultery, and she is dragged before Jesus. Jesus deals with her stone throwers and deals with her...

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August
20
2017

Children and Dogs

“Jesus loves me this I know for the Bible tells me so. Little ones to him belong. They are weak but he is strong. Yes, Jesus loves me….”

We have all grown up since the days of...

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