Jesus Speaks

Jesus Speaks

Jesus Speaks Learning to Recognize and Respond to the Lord’s Voice by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola  Jesus Speaks: Learning to Recognize and Respond to the Lord’s Voice (2016, Thomas Nelson), is the third book in the Jesus trilogy by Leonard Sweet and...

American Church

Are we living in the best of times? In many ways, yes. http://bit.ly/2bq6NQe   Measuring the Good Life http://pewrsr.ch/1MX1Eb0   The church has more than 200,000 local expressions (churches). How should this force be mobilized to care for an overpopulated planet....
Reveille

Reveille

Reveille Story Lectionary 4 September 2016 The Curse of the Dust (Genesis 3) Abraham Pleads with God and God’s Angels Warn Lot and His Family (Genesis 18 and 19) Shimei Casts Dirt Upon David for His Deeds (which David Attributes to the Lord) (2 Samuel 16) Elijah...

Mystery Within

Just one video this week, and one idea to mull over: what do you have hidden within, and what catalyst do you need to help you explore this mystery? Bobby McFerrin is a musical genius. Forget that he wrote one of the most recognizable and relentlessly memorable tunes,...

Missing Person –preaching tip for 28 August 2016

Often the “missing person” in a sermon is Jesus.  Today, the “fad” is to psychologize, to sociologize, to culturalize, to relativize. We hear about the perils of alcoholism, the three kinds of bad thoughts that can creep into your life and destroy your self-worth, the...