Death that leads to life, Sept 2018

Morsels & Stories: This morning we read from Proverbs 31, which is traditionally sung by Jewish husbands to their wives as praise.  As the Church is often talked about as the Bride of Christ, what similar song would Jesus sing to us? Sermon: Jesus talks about his death.  So we do too because that is […]

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Feasting on Crumbs, Sept 2018

Morsels & Stories: I talked about the lectionary and something my stewardship professor once taught me. Sermon: Jesus has this deeply troubling interaction.  And this new, foreign, female disciple claims the crumbs. The lessons can be found by clicking here (link). I worked most closely with Mark 7:24-37. Listen: 

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Generous Gifts, September 2018

Morsels & Stories:  I introduced the next component of our prayer stations. Sermon: The author of James writes, “Every generous act of giving, with every perfect gift, is from above.”  What are those gifts? The lessons can be found by clicking here (link). I worked most closely with James 1:17-27. Listen: 

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