Peace – Prayer – Joy – Love

Sermons from 2016

Unity in Community

As I stand before you at this Table, I reflect on the fullness of our worship today. We have already remembered the names of loved ones who have moved on to be with God. We’ve celebrated the holy rite of baptism, welcoming another beautiful child of God into the body of Christ. And soon we will partake in the communion meal, remembering…

Judgment and Justice

I’m curious to know how many of you wiggled and squirmed in your seats as Pastor Jason and I read these uncomfortable passages. I did. Having sat in my fair share of fire and brimstone sermons, I don’t like hearing words like this in my Sunday worship. I want Good News, my Buddy Jesus that I can have a beer with…not the…

Plan Ahead

I tell you, these last few days have certainly flown by. It felt like ten minutes…under water! However, the week finally ended on two distinctly different notes; wonderful celebration for the life of K.C., and then off to Grand Ledge to officiate C.S.’s amazing wedding. As you can imagine, these were two completely different events, each with its own set of emotions.…