Sermon: Mr. Congeniality

Mark 12:1-12 Third Sunday in Lent February 28, 2016 First Christian Church Mahtomedi, MN   Ever since I was little, I’ve had an interest in politics, especially during presidential years.  I can remember as a seven year old, sitting in my second grade class and having a mock election.  It was 1976, so the kids were asked to vote between Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford.  I remember Ford won in our class, he wasn’t so lucky in the real general election.   So, I was looking forward to this coming election.  Emphasis on the word, was.  I wish the election … Continue reading Sermon: Mr. Congeniality