Category Archives: Preaching

Our Faithfulness, like Grass

A challenge in life is carrying infinite expectations on very finite shoulders. The ability to do so comes from the truth that God’s strength begins where ours ends. Continue reading

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Keeping Awake

In this rushed season, sleep is often sought as enthusiastically as that Hot Toy. There is however, some confusion about what “being asleep” really means. Continue reading

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Using it to Pieces

We do not like the parables of judgment, perhaps because we spend too much time focusing on the justice of those judgments and too little on what we can learn about how we live. Continue reading

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Paying Cash

We do not like the parable of the ten young ladies because the “good guys” are “mean.” But what if we ditched the assumption that the women Must Be Wrong? Continue reading

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What Kind of Love

There are all kinds of love in the world so when John goes on about “see the kind of love God has.” We have to ask “what exactly is that and how do we respond to it?” Continue reading

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Heart Writing

The point of Reformation Sunday is that God wants to write the teaching of life on our deepest hearts so that our “yes” to life comes from the very center of who we are. Continue reading

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