Tag Archives: Belief

Chasm

There is a chasm between others and me A chasm of belief, of convictions and hate For if they knew what I believe and I they, There would be little love between us. The bridge between them is prayer. No … Continue reading

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A Small Rebellion

Commands don’t fall on my ears lightly. While I am a compliant creature There is a rebellion that hides within Whispering, gnawing, sabotaging. This rebellion hears commands, commands designed to help, not hinder, intended that I may be a vessel, … Continue reading

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Beloved Believers

This sermon was delivered on March 16, 2014, at Lufkin First United Methodist Church. To watch this sermon, watch the livecast! http://new.livestream.com/lufkinfirst/events/2845500   John 3:1-17 Common English Bible (CEB)   3 There was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a Jewish leader. 2 He came … Continue reading

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FAIL

Sermon delivered at Wallace United Methodist Church on August 26, 2012 John 6: 52-69 52 The Jews then disputed among themselves, saying, ‘How can this man give us his flesh to eat?’ 53So Jesus said to them, ‘Very truly, I tell you, … Continue reading

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Are You Watching Closely?

  Here is my sermon from 4/22/2012. I thought it appropriately nerdy for the blogosphere. The Amazing Reappearing Christ Luke 24:36-48 36 While they were talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, ‘Peace be with you.’* 37They … Continue reading

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Day 33: Illogical

John 11:1-27 Common English Bible (CEB) John 11  1 A certain man, Lazarus, was ill. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. 2 (This was the Mary who anointed the Lord with fragrant oil and wiped his feet … Continue reading

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Lent, Day 10: There Is No Try

John 4:43-54 Common English Bible (CEB)  43 After two days Jesus left for Galilee. 44 (Jesus himself had testified that prophets have no honor in their own country.) 45 When he came to Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him because they had seen all the things … Continue reading

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