The Holy Way

December 15, 2019
…He will come and save you.’ 5 Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf unstopped; 6 then the lame shall leap like a deer, and the…

Family Stories

December 8, 2019
“The Root of Jesse will spring up, one who will arise to rule over the nations; the Gentiles will hope in him.” We are those Gentiles talked about here in…

Swords into Plowshares

December 1, 2019
The word that Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. 2 In days to come the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest of the mountains,…

Rhythm & Flow

November 3, 2019
When I read the Psalm for today’s worship service, I was struck by the fact that it contains a rhythmic exchange between the psalmist and his God; a rhythm and…

Two Men Went Up

October 27, 2019
Who doesn’t love having control? Who among us doesn’t hanker to feel like our lives are under control; preferably under our own control? The fact is our Western culture idolizes…

With New Eyes

October 20, 2019
What did you hear, what did you discern, what message did you get from the scriptures Gayle just read for us? Think about it for a minute… Maybe also think…

Room at the Table

October 13, 2019
Thanksgiving Weekend is upon us. Here once again is that time of year when families and friends gather around tables that are loaded down with delicious food, the bounty of…

Increase Our Faith

October 6, 2019
Attention to detail matters in life. It matters even more when you are reading God’s word. For example, its critical to notice in the first verse we read from Luke…

Who is Your Tribe?

September 22, 2019
When I sat down to read the lectionary scriptures for today’s worship service, nothing happened. No sermon topic leaped off the page. Nothing happened. Nothing more, that is, than the…