Monthly Archives: March 2013

“When Contradictory Claims Collide”

Experience teaches that dead is dead and that’s the end. The Easter message says that Jesus lives…AFTER DEATH! When such contradictory claims collide, it only makes sense to continue affirming what we already know. The Easter message challenges us to … Continue reading

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“What kind of King?”

The accolades were short lived. Jesus was hailed as a ‘king’ ever so briefly. The fact of the matter is the crown he would wear would be a crown of thorns! His throne…a cross. Jesus would be a different kind … Continue reading

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“The Way to Samaria: We Don’t Like You!”

We welcome the Rev Paul Bailey. You’re walking down the street and coming your way is a person who is wearing dirty clothes, probably poor, maybe even smells.  Would you hug them?  Would you give them money, food, coffee or … Continue reading

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“Who Are Your Shipmates?”

If Jesus is not in your boat, who will YOU hang onto at night when the waves are 7 feet high? How’s that workin’ for ya? Mark 4.35-41

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“Judging Others”

Most of us can cruise through the sermon on the mount and have plenty of people in mind who need to hear Jesus’ messages…and then comes Matthew 7.1: “Do not judge so you may not be judged..” Ouch, right? This … Continue reading

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