The Parable of the Vlogger

The Parable of the Vlogger –Guest Sermon by Rev Derek White “Jesus is history’s Master Storyteller. He taught with story, he played with story, he healed with story, he loved with story. He showed us the truth of God’s love in the stories of the Hebrew people...
The Mustard and the Cedar

The Mustard and the Cedar

The Mustard and the Cedar Story Lectionary 1 October 2017 The Parables (My choices for this week are Ezekiel 17 and Matthew 13:31-32: The Cedar and the Mustard, but this lectionary is meant to give a wide choice of parables to use in preaching. These might also be...

B Minor

Although I took exception to last week’s characterization of D major, this week’s short-hand hits the mark: B minor is The Dark Romantic. Moody, heart-wrenching, technically intense, the selections highlighted this week demonstrate the beauty and complexity that...
Bend the Knee

Bend the Knee

Bend the Knee Lectionary 1 October 2017 17th Sunday After Pentecost World Communion Sunday Exodus 17:1-7 Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16 Philippians 2:1-13 Matthew 21:23-32 Text to Life It is soccer season. Okay, yes, it is also football season again. Finally. But for parents...