Blog: Random Thoughts on Sunday's Sermon

Below are some random thoughts on this coming Sunday's message.  We hope they create a little time in your day to reflect on the journey of faith and life.  If they spur any thoughts, quotes, or experiences, please share them.  God moves among us as we share with each other.

April 28, 2010 | 10:13 am

As I have wrestled with the text from Revelation 21, I find that the probable...

April 27, 2010 | 09:26 am

While writing this I am watching the movie Religulous by the comedian Bill Maher. It is a documentary that aims to show the folly of religion. Hence the play on words: religion is...

April 26, 2010 | 10:16 am

I watched a televangelist this past weekend, not part of my normal routine. The theme of his message was Jesus, salvation, and the need to send money. After watching for a few...

April 23, 2010 | 08:26 am

In The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey says that we should “begin with the end in mind.” What he means by this is obvious. Make...

April 22, 2010 | 09:26 am

One of this week’s texts comes from the book of Revelation (7:9-17). The...

April 21, 2010 | 09:19 am

Tuesday we took a detour around the main thrust of the story of Tabitha in Acts 9. Though she was a person devoted...

April 20, 2010 | 09:28 am

Acts 9:36-43 is an interesting text—a resurrection of a dead person always catches one’s...

April 19, 2010 | 10:25 am
 
Something has bothered me about how some of us Christians approach outreach. There can be...
April 16, 2010 | 11:39 am

I’m still thinking about the opening scene in John 21. It doesn’t really fit our notion of spiritual encounters. Typically, we look for spiritual moments in times and...

April 15, 2010 | 09:34 am

What is it about God catching people naked?  In Genesis 3, God appears in the Garden of Eden, and Adam and Eve quickly hide because they are naked and ashamed.  In John 21, after the...

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