pentecost reflection

Here’s a short piece I wrote for Pentecost. It introduced an interactive worship service with worshipers moving through reflection activity stations. You can hear the Scripture & reflection here.  Pentecost is for the brave who stand tall in the eye of the storm never flinching as the Spirit shakes the foundations and thunderous winds announce…

#EasterPeople with the Courage to Love

Eunuchs, Baltimore, and Bruce Jenner…the perfect sermon mix. This sermon is the fourth in a series on Living as #EasterPeople preached at the First Christian Church in Puyallup, WA. Each sermon ends with a challenge for the week, as we seek to live as #EasterPeople. I preach from notes, not a manuscript, so this is…

The Power of Love: a sermon for epiphany 4b

I can feel the energy this morning. There is much to do today: Superbowl menus to finish up–chili, buffalo wings, pizza, chips and dip, and the liquid refreshments of your choice. So much to do, i feel rushed myself. But, we’re all here; the game isn’t until 3:30. Perhaps we might pause a bit before…