Monthly Archives: November 2011

A plea and a promise

Isaiah 64:1-9 (NIV) 1 Oh, that you would rend the heavens and come down, that the mountains would tremble before you! 2 As when fire sets twigs ablaze and causes water to boil, come down to make your name known … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thanks

Ephesians 1:15-23 New International Version (NIV) 15 For this reason, ever since I heard about your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all God’s people, 16 I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Using what you’ve been given

Matthew 25:14-30 (NRSV) 14“For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The ministry of reconciliation

2 Corinthians 5:17-21 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! 18 All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Another sermon on justice

Micah 3:5-12 (NIV) 5 This is what the LORD says: “As for the prophets who lead my people astray, they proclaim ‘peace’ if they have something to eat, but prepare to wage war against anyone who refuses to feed them. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment