Yearly Archives: 2015

Easter Sunday – A sermon on Mark 16:1-8

href=”https://hewjr781.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/image-3.jpg”> Mark 16:1-8 “Do not be afraid; you are looking for Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He has been raised; he is not here….” Boy, you know you’re always in for one big surprise when an angel appears and

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Good Friday – A sermon on John 18:1-19:42

One of the more interesting aspects of crafting a sermon is called doing the Exegetical work; referring back to scripture, peeling the layers back like an onion to find what is at the center of the teachings. Done right, it

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Palm Sunday – a sermon on Mark 14:1-15:47

Today is a strange, complex, confusing day in the life of our Church. At one point we stand and process together in praise and excitement – the Messiah is coming! And later, we stand in stunned shock, unable to comprehend

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We are all on a journey, a journey together

Gracious and Loving God, grant that the journeys on which we find ourselves may offer us all the wonders you hope for us. Bless us with true friends, neighbors and companions, with relationships founded in faith, love and justice. And

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