A controversy is brewing in the United Church of Canada over a minister who doesn't believe in a God or in the Bible. There are those in the denomination that believe she should be defrocked since she is an atheist. She is demanding to stay ordained, believing that she is preaching a truer form of... Continue Reading →
Can Christians Support Torture?
It's one thing to say that if one supports torture that you wonder about their faith. It is quite another to say that someone has created a mortal sin, one worthy enough of no longer being in fellowship.
Sermon: “Fit For A Dog”
“Fit for a Dog” Matthew 15: 10-28 August 17, 2008 Lake Harriet Christian Church Minneapolis, MN During my freshman and sophomore years in high school, I was on the cross country team. I enjoyed distance running, but I wasn’t the best at it. God might have graced me with perserverance, but God didn’t give me... Continue Reading →
Sermon: “The Cruelty of April”
The sermon podcast is at the bottom of this post. Matthew 28:1-10 and Acts 10:34-43 Easter Sunday April 20, 2014 First Christian Church Mahtomedi, MN It was the poet T.S. Elliot that once said that April was the cruelest month. Living as we do in the Northern United States, we know that April is all... Continue Reading →
Like The Woman At The Well?
Like the woman at the well, I was seeking For things that could not satisfy. And then I heard my Savior speaking— “Draw from My well that never shall run dry.” Fill my cup, Lord; I lift it up Lord; Come and quench this thirsting of my soul. Bread of Heaven, feed me till I... Continue Reading →