Tag Archives: Easter

The Choice is Yours, Mark 16: 1-8

The following sermon was delivered Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018. Enjoy! –Grant, the Nerdcore Theologian 16 When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they could go and anoint Jesus’ dead … Continue reading

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Spiritual Courage, Civil Disobedience, Acts 5:27-32

Over the season of Lent, we did a series on the Renegade Gospel. But Lent is over now. Jesus is Risen, and risen indeed… so what next? What next is definitely a big question to tackle in the Easter season. … Continue reading

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Whose Power is it Anyway? Acts 4:1-12

I don’t know if you know this, but I like to read a lot, and I like to read a lot about the bible. I like reading about faith, about new and different theories in interpreting scripture. However, one of … Continue reading

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Should Have Known Better, Acts 3:1-9

Miracles are a subject of much controversy in the Christian world. Also, the sky is blue, the grass is green, and the Pope lives in Rome. None of this is news. In fact, it is such old news, that people … Continue reading

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Of One Heart and Soul, Acts 4:32-35

There is little in the world as rare or as fragile as having more than one person being completely clear and in agreement with one another. If that ever happens, I will guarantee you that it doesn’t last long. It’s … Continue reading

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Aftershocks of the Empty Tomb: Saying Goodbye

  Acts 1:6-14   6 As a result, those who had gathered together asked Jesus, “Lord, are you going to restore the kingdom to Israel now?” 7 Jesus replied, “It isn’t for you to know the times or seasons that the Father … Continue reading

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Aftershocks of the Empty Tomb: Persecution

Acts 7:54-60   54 Once the council members heard these words, they were enraged and began to grind their teeth at Stephen. 55 But Stephen, enabled by the Holy Spirit, stared into heaven and saw God’s majesty and Jesus standing at God’s right … Continue reading

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