This morning I was preparing for the upcoming week of Advent 2: The Candle of Peace. Our two main texts are Luke 1:68-79 and Luke 3:1-6. I was reminded of some work that I did in these texts the last time I preached through Luke. They are appropriate to repost here for two reasons: We […]
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Here is my visual meditation on the theme for worship this weekend. We continue our CORE series by looking at the sacraments of baptism and communion. The key texts are 1 Corinthians 11:23-26, Matthew 26:20-29, and Matthew 28:16-20. What do you see in this image?
This morning I decided to rough out some images to help me illustrate the sweeping story of God’s Promise of Redemption as we read through them tomorrow night at the Easter Vigil. The true Vigil reads through twelve stories and lasts from sundown to sunrise, then concludes with a sunrise baptism service. We simply do […]
Narrative Lectionary Text: Romans 6:1-14 listen to the sermon audio CLICK HERE. What makes you come alive? What is it that, when you do it, you feel this rush that makes you feel amazing? I’m not talking about a quick buzz, like you feel when you ride a roller coaster or see an amazing movie. […]