Monthly Archives: October 2013

Wrestling with Church- Got Questions? Week 4

October 27: Questions about the Church: 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 Why is there so much arrogance in religion?  Why do people who claim they are Christian judge others? What is the best way to serve the church? How can we bring … Continue reading

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Got Questions? Wrestling with the Bible, Week 3

1.  How can we read and interpret the Bible? 2.  How was it put together?  What translation is used in the UMC? 3.  Is it a roadmap, blueprint, GPS? 4.  How do you decide what is right when the Bible … Continue reading

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Uncertainty

Uncertainty.  Not a word, idea, or experience that I enjoy.  I am a planner- I like routine, schedules, and to know what’s coming.  Those of you who  know me well, know that I have been wrestling for several years with … Continue reading

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Wrestling with Questions about Faith- Week 2 Sermon Series

14 When they came to the crowd, a man came to him, knelt before him, 15 and said, “Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers terribly; he often falls into the fire and often into the … Continue reading

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Got Questions? Week 1- Wrestling with God

October 6: Got Questions?  Week 1: Wrestling withGod: Genesis 32:22-32 22 The same night he got up and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. 23 He took them and sent them … Continue reading

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Open Table…Open…Internet?

Confession: when I was in seminary, I was obsessed with Holy Communion/Eucharist.  In a way, I guess I still am as a pastor who is credentialed to preside over the elements.  My fascination probably comes from the fact that I … Continue reading

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