Month: June 2018

Love Changes Everything!

June 24, 2018 Mark 4:35-41       The wind picked up and the smell of rain hung in the air as the disciples began to fight the waves that battered the boats. They would soon be drenched by the rain that poured down. Through it…

Simply Being

June 17, 2018 Mark 4:26-34   Somewhere along the timeline of civilization an idea was planted that we must get ahead. We must be better than those that came before us. We must have better jobs then our parents. For many, there is the…

You Are Enough!

June 10, 2018 Mark 3:20-35   I can recall it like it was yesterday. It was summer, and my home congregation was living in the interim as we were waiting for a new pastor. In the meantime, I was helping the congregation bridge the…

The Sabbath is for Us!

June 3, 2018 Mark 2:23 – 3:6   Many of us may know the 3rd Commandment, but are we following it? Remember the sabbath day and keep it holy. Rolf Jacobson, professor at Luther Seminary, thought this seemed a little too polite and rewrote…

Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

I’ll be honest, I probably would not have picked this book up if it had not been featured in a recent edition of BookPage. The one description that pulled me in was that it was the next Harry Potter. I believe that statement may…