What’s in a name?

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon Passage: Galatians 4:4-7 “What’s in a name?” Shakespeare famously asked this question through the character of Juliet in Romeo and Juliet; the point is that just carrying a certain name doesn’t change who a person objectively is. And this is true! But if you are familiar with the … [Read more…]

What is real joy and how do you get it?

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon Sermon for December 11, 2016 THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT YEAR A Old Testament Isaiah 35:1–10 Psalm Psalm 146:5–10 or Luke 1:46b–55 New Testament James 5:7–10 Gospel Matthew 11:2–11 What is joy and how do we get it? The pursuit of happiness is at the core of the human … [Read more…]

An Active Hope

We live in the space between worlds.

In the already, but not yet.

Both the past and the future are breaking into the present reality to give us perspective, context, understanding…

…and hope.