Seeing Clearly

June 17, 2018/I Samuel 15: 34-16:13 Children can be such a disappointment.  Just look at what happened with Samuel.  Chosen by God as a little boy to become the next great judge over Israel, he had served faithfully throughout his years.  He should have remembered why God chose him instead of one of Eli’s sons.… Read More Seeing Clearly

Crazy

June 10, 2018/Mark 3:19b-35 We’ve probably all been called crazy at one time or another.  When I locked my keys in the car at Jeff’s parents’ house on a Sunday afternoon as we were preparing to return to Chapel Hill, they all called me crazy.  I’m sure when I went to seminary there were people… Read More Crazy

You Know Me

June 3, 2018/Psalm 139 It is early in the Gospel of Mark, but already the Pharisees are full of criticism for Jesus.  He doesn’t control his disciples properly.  He allows them to do unlawful things on the sabbath and then argues with the Pharisees when they point out his mistake.  He challenges the religious leaders… Read More You Know Me