Tag Archives: Sermons

Ideal Conditions, Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23

A storyteller often wonders if the people understand what they’re trying to tell them. Jesus didn’t have to wonder. He knew. And he knew that those who did understand would be blessed with a glimpse at the kingdom of heaven. Continue reading

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Bittersweet Parade, Matthew 21:1-11

When they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus gave two disciples a task. 2 He said to them, “Go into the village over there. As soon as you enter, you will find a donkey tied … 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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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Annoying: The Motion Picture

    It’s not often that I get to be video taped, but this time I did. If you want to watch the video of my sermon “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Annoying, you can watch it here!

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Ahead of His Time

This sermon was delivered on June 10 at Wallace UMC. Ahead of His Time   Mark 3:20-35   The crowd came together again, so that Jesus and his disciples could not even eat. When his family heard it, they went … Continue reading

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An Elemental Word

The following is a poetic meditation I wrote for a class project in which I had to design a jazz worship service, based on the theme of creation. An Elemental Word   In the beginning is the Word, and the … 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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