Tag: Holy Spirit

The Holy spirit draws us together

May 31, 2020 Acts 2:1-21 For those of you that have been on Facebook for some time and post pictures, you have most likely had memories of years past pop up. During this time of staying home, that can be both delightful to celebrate… Continue Reading “The Holy spirit draws us together”

I Don’t Know

June 16, 2019 John 16:12-15 “I don’t know!” This sentence alone can be interpreted in many ways. For a teacher asking a student the answer to a math or science question, it shows that the student does not comprehend or simply failed to do… Continue Reading “I Don’t Know”

The Spirit Abides!

June 9, 2018 John 14:8-17, 25-27 There is an anxiousness that often times will creep up within me when I find myself in a place that is unfamiliar. Perhaps, you know exactly what I am talking about. It is that feeling when you feel… Continue Reading “The Spirit Abides!”

A Glimpse of Pentecost

May 26, 2019 (Memorial Day Weekend) John 14:23-29 I met David during my last J-Term class of seminary. J-term is the 2-3 week period in January before the spring semester starts and the classes offered are usually intensives on a certain topic. The class… Continue Reading “A Glimpse of Pentecost”

We Are One Body!

January 27, 2019 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we came out of the womb with instructions on how to live our lives and what we needed to do to fulfill the calling that God has given us? Some of you may… Continue Reading “We Are One Body!”

Being Opened

September 9, 2018 Mark 7:24-37 Sometimes you just need a good smack upside the head! I don’t think there is an age limit when this option ends. For me, one such time was while I was on internship as I was preparing to become… Continue Reading “Being Opened”

Let Us Join the Dance

May 27, 2018, Holy Trinity Sunday John 3:1-17   Who likes to dance? I know that I witnessed some members of the congregation dancing a couple of weeks ago during Michael and Jessica’s wedding reception. That is about the time that I decided to… Continue Reading “Let Us Join the Dance”

Breath of Life

May 20, 2018, Pentecost Acts 2:1-21, Romans 8:22-27   Nature has both peaceful and destructive tendencies. It can be peaceful after a fresh snow or spring rain shower. The spring brings new flowers and babies of all kinds. However, the power of nature can… Continue Reading “Breath of Life”

God With Us!

June 4, 2017 (Pentecost) Acts 2:1-21 What is it that makes you passionate? Is it the love that you have for your children and family? Is it a hobby that keeps you engaged with others? Perhaps it is an issue that is very close… Continue Reading “God With Us!”

Are You an Advocate?

John 14:15-21 When you grow up as a white heterosexual male in a middle-class family most everything you need is within your grasp. You are in the majority and there is very little that you can do to erase that privilege you receive when… Continue Reading “Are You an Advocate?”