Monthly Archives: May 2015

We’ve got Spirit (May 24, 2015)

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Read Acts 2:1-21 Welcome to our graduates of 2015. Some of you who went to high school in days past, or perhaps some of you in high school now will remember this cheer from football games: “We’ve got spirit, yes, … Continue reading

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Up and away? (May 17, 2015)

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Read Luke 24:44-53 What are we to do with this account of Jesus going up to heaven? Jesus gives his last instructions to his disciples and then mysteriously lifts off from the ground and is taken higher and higher into … Continue reading

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A new vantage point (05/10/2015)

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Read Colossians 3:1-17 When I was in Rockford, Ill, in June of 2013, with a group of our Junior High youth on a mission trip, we got to know people from a local church who took us to visit their … Continue reading

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Christ in the Center (05/03/2015)

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Read Colossians 2:6-19 Most of us assume having choices is the essence of the good life. Barry Schwartz, professor of sociology and author of the book, “The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less,” agrees that choices are good, but … Continue reading

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The glue that holds it all together (04/26/15)

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Read Colossians 1:15-28 Most children love stuffed animals. I remember, when my daughter was little, she had a stuffed rabbit that brought her an amazing sense of calmness and peace. Along with her baby blanket, the stuffed rabbit is what … Continue reading

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Some still doubt (04/12/15)

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Read Matthew 28:16-20 On June 15, 2012, Nik Wallenda walked on a tightrope across Niagara Falls in an event televised by ABC. Thousands came to watch his daring stunt. Of course, he was not the first to walk a tightrope … Continue reading

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Understanding by Call (Easter Sunrise – 4/5/15)

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Read John 20:1-18 I realize this is very early in the morning for a sermon, so I want to begin with a story to help you wake up. A Lutheran Pastor, a Pentecostal preacher, and a rabbi got together one … Continue reading

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