Sermon 1/20/2019

Scripture Passage: John 2:1-11 Including Jesus in Our Celebrations! Good morning! I think today’s gospel story is a somewhat unusual one because it focuses on a mostly happy event. Most of the other gospel stories focus on a disturbing event, and they show how Jesus handles the event and leads everyone successfully out of the event with God’s grace and love. However, today we have a very happy event: a wedding! I think it was great that John included a happy event, for Jesus’ presence, because I think that it is quite common for us, as human beings, to forget about Jesus and God and the Spirit, when we’re sailing through the happy times of our lives. When I served at the Liberal church, I go

Sermon January 6, 2019

Scripture Passage: Matthew 2:1-12 Bringing our Most Precious Gifts Good morning! Epiphany Sunday is always a special and uplifting time in the Church, the first epiphany experience in a season of epiphanies. In some countries, the Epiphany is a more important celebration than Christmas. Kids leave hay in their shoes outside for the Magi’s camels, and the Magi leave them gifts in their shoes. Next Sunday, we will have another epiphany event with the Baptism of the Lord. Later, the Sunday before Lent begins, we will have another epiphany experience with the Transfiguration of the Lord. The Epiphany is a beloved story, which usually gets mixed in with the Christmas story from the other gospels

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