Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. Much has been made in recent years of tolerance. Whether in regards to change, or diversity, or simply getting along with people we don’t like, tolerance has been lifted up … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. This morning we hear two stories that should give us pause. The first is of Philip, being led by the Spirit to go on a road that he might not … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. Reading from the letter of John and the Gospel of John, it is good to know which is which. The story goes that a wedding cake decorator was given a … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning.  Grace and Peace. I want us to focus for a moment on one particular sentence in the Psalm.  Not even a full verse.  It is placed in there between two petitions: for God … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. The reading this morning from Acts causes no end of trouble. For some, it smacks of the worst of modern day heresies: socialism. They kept all things in common? They … Continue reading

The Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the Peace that his Spirit brings be with you this morning. Grace and Peace. This morning we hear of three witnesses to the resurrection. Mary Magdalene, Simon Peter, and one whom John … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. There is a theme repeated throughout all four Gospels. John says it like this: His disciples did not understand this at first; but when Jesus was glorified, then they remembered … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. How many of you like puzzles? Today I have brought in one my favorite (and least favorite) puzzle: A Rubik’s cube. *shows Rubik’s cube* Here is a fun fact about … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. The story from the book of Numbers this morning is a difficult one, and open to much interpretation. Did God send snakes after the people because they were grumbling, whining … Continue reading

Grace and Peace to you this morning. Grace and Peace. We have a problem. This is not a new problem. This is an ancient problem. Our problem is that life is risky. Everywhere we go, life is risky. It is … Continue reading