Category: Sermons

Sermon: A Leaky Baptistry

We’ve sprung a leak! I had hoped this morning to lead in our call to worship and prayer of invocation from the baptistry. It’s Baptism of our Lord Sunday, a week in which we ponder that curious event when Jesus is immersed by John in the Jordan while also remembering our own baptism and its…

Waiting At the Gate

Focal text: Mark 13:24-37   We’re in a big stinking hurry! We have not yet even entered the calendar month of Christmas and our whole world has gone Santa crazy. Black Friday, an American holiday that celebrates owning too much is quickly backing up and supplanting our holiday that celebrates eating too much! I won’t…