The following was preached as a sermon on September 6, 2015 at the Congregational Church in Exeter, NH. James 2:1-4, 14-17 My brothers and sisters, do you with your acts of favoritism really believe in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ? For … Continue reading Faithful Work, Faithful Welcomes: Kim Davis, Aylan Kurdi, and all of us.
West Dover, Vermont Tonight I’m watching Hurricane Isaac as it bears down on the Gulf Coast. Seven years after Katrina, Isaac has the potential to re-devastate an area that’s still recovering, and still will be for years. I’m watching these … Continue reading Hurricanes and Judgement: Thoughts on the One Year Anniversary of Irene
Matthew 21:23-32 21:23 When he entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, and said, “By what authority are you doing these things, and who gave you this authority?” 21:24 Jesus said to them, “I will also ask you one question; if you tell me the answer, then I will also tell you by what authority I do these things. 21:25 Did the baptism of John come from heaven, or was it of human origin?” And they argued with one another, “If we say, ‘From heaven,’ he will say … Continue reading “Jesus Doesn’t Reject People” – Sermon for September 25, 2011