Stick and Stones

Posted in The Bible Says..., Thinking Theologically on September 18th, 2013 by (859 views)
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32 While the Israelites were in the wilderness, a man was found gathering wood on the Sabbath day. 33 Those who found him gathering wood brought him to Moses and Aaron and the whole assembly, 34 and they kept him in custody, because it was not clear what should be done to him. 35 Then the Lord said to […]

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My Churchy Life: A Sermon Tangent

Posted in Christian Living, Sermon Snippets on February 10th, 2011 by (1,455 views)
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Over the past two Sundays we’ve read from Isaiah 1 and 58. The idea in both is similar: God is not satisfied with the His people’s lives outside of their “churchy” life. We have much to learn from their mistakes. Here is a snippet from the sermon on Feb 6, 2011. They live their lives […]

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The Words of Fools

Posted in Christian Living, The Bible Says... on October 28th, 2009 by (1,101 views)
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This past Sunday in my sermon, I eluded to the fact that we are a part of a society that likes to talk, talk, talk–unceasingly expressing our unsolicited opinions. We put our opinions out into the world as if the world depends on them, as if people desperately need to hear from us. What may […]

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Who Needs the Old Testament?

Posted in Sermon Snippets, The Bible Says... on May 22nd, 2009 by (1,108 views)
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Last Sunday Pastor Stephen preached on Matthew 5:13-16, Jesus’ teaching on his followers being salt and light.  He had also planned on discussing Matthew 5:17-20, but as often happens in preaching, the text (or the Holy Spirit) leads you more one way, or sometimes you simply do not have enough time to say everything you […]

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