This week’s sermon was based on the Wedding of Cana as conveyed in John 2:1-11. This story describes Jesus’ first miracle and for years I have spoken on this passage but on this occasion I focused on the bride and groom of this wedding. All we know about the couple was that they ran out… Read More »
As Christians, we are called to be mission-minded folks; individuals that bare in mind the great commission as conveyed in Matthew 28- we are called to go and make disciples; baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. At the moment of baptism, our mission was instilled in us… Read More »
How often do you hear someone say, “I was wrong.” Very powerful words indeed; it takes an enormous amount of humility and reflection to pronounce these words to someone else, especially as we get older. However, should these words be absent in our conversations? I do not think they should; they should be part of… Read More »
Life is about making sacrifices; living without it is to practice selfishness.
My family and I enjoy mini-golf , and every time we are on vacation we find ourselves hitting the courses at the nearest mini-golf from our hotel. We choose our clubs and color balls and off we go to course #1 to begin our game. Just like “real” golf the object of the game is… Read More »
A close friend began to tell me an incident that occurred to him in a swimming pool. His friends and he had decided to go to the local neighborhood pool to cool down. Not being a very good swimmer, he decided to stay on the shallow side of the pool; however, the slide, which many… Read More »
“What is the price of five sparrows—two copper coins? Yet God does not forget a single one of them. And the very hairs on your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are more valuable to God than a whole flock of sparrows. Luke 12:6-7 NLT One of the hardest experiences that we will… Read More »