Is it Raining or is it Sprinkling?

Is it Raining or is it Sprinkling?

October 15, 2017 Ephesians 4:25-5:2 In a two-minute video posted by the “Huffington Post” a few years ago, three very young children argue about whether it is raining or sprinkling.  The  video went viral.  This will be acted out today before the sermon by three...
Making Sense of Tragedy

Making Sense of Tragedy

Making Sense of Tragedy October 8, 2017 On Oct 1, 1997, Justin Safely was a seventh grader at Pearl, Mississippi.  He was waiting for his first class to start, but his choir teacher never arrived.  The class of about 60 students were having a good time goofing off....
The Love of Power or the Power of Love

The Love of Power or the Power of Love

October 1 The Love of Power or the Power of Love? Sermon 8 Mark 10:35-45 In a 2014 interview “60 Minutes” interview, FBI Director James Coney reminded us that we should be thankful that we have a system of checks and balances so that no one individual and no one...
Mia, Irma, and the Butterfly

Mia, Irma, and the Butterfly

I was playing outside with Mia, my 18-month-old granddaughter, a few weeks ago when a butterfly decided to join the party. At first, it just circled, to Mia’s delight. Then, it decided to land, not more than a foot from Mia’s hand. While the butterfly was...