Afraid of God

It would seem that our fears and terror are the perfect soil for God to grow something new.


The (Un)Important

"What can God possible have to do with us? Look around you. We are a small, struggling congregation in a tiny rural town. There aren't a lot of opportunities in our town. Most people have no idea where Three Lakes is on a map. Are we really worthy of God's attention?"

Sermon–August 12, 2012–Pentecost 11B

Eleventh Weekend of Pentecost B Preached at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Muskegon, MI, while on Internship. 1 Kings 19:4-8 Psalm 34:1-8 Ephesians 4:25-5:2 John 6:35, 41-51 In the fall of 2006, I had the opportunity to go on my very first backpacking trip. Capital University's Campus Congregation was hosting the trip, and two students from … Continue reading Sermon–August 12, 2012–Pentecost 11B