Sermons


December
7
2014

Advent 2 2014: How do you know?

John the Baptist is an interesting character. He was second cousin to Jesus and a preacher’s kid. His diet was strange even for the desert nomads: honey and bugs, organic to say the least. He...

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November
30
2014

Wait with HOPE

Advent 1 2014: Wait with HOPE

Isaiah gives us the voice of pain seeking understanding. Believed to have been written after the Babylonian exile of 586 BCE and before the rebuilding of the temple,...

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November
23
2014

New Year’s Eve for Christians

This is the new years eve of the Christian calendar, the last Sunday before Advent and a new year begins. What do you do on New Year’s Eve? Many of us make a list of things to do or not do in...

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November
16
2014

What kind of an investor are you?

Proper 28 2014: What kind of investor are you?

Matt 25:14-30

Being old poses some interesting encounters. For example, last year an advisor from TIAA/CREF called and made an appointment to see me...

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November
9
2014

Got Oil?

Proper 27 2014: Got oil?

Matthew 25:1-13

In the Parable of the 10 bridesmaids, five were wise and took extra oil and five were foolish, unprepared for a delay in the coming of the groom.

In...

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