Messages from August 2017

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Jesus Forgives and Heals- Message for Aug. 27

Jesus Forgives and Heals

Jesus Forgives and Heals the Paralyzed Man: Sermon for Healing Service, August 27.17 Psalm 103, James 5: 13 – 16, Mathew 9: 1 – 8   This is classic Jesus — a healing, and a controversy We are, in this time and this space, quite used to hearing these healing stories. The fact that Jesus […]

Changing Tradition, Changing Minds-Message for Aug 20

Jesus & canaanite_woman

Changing Traditions, Changing Minds: Message for Sunday August 20th, 2017 Based on Matt 15: 10-28 This is a most interesting scripture reading from Matthew—very earthy writing, don’t you think, Jesus talking about bodily functions and sewers, ignoring a woman’s request for mercy, and calling a whole ethnic group of people dogs! Not the sort of […]