Today Pastor Jim continues the Searching for God sermon series by taking a closer look at Matthew 21:1-11.  All four Gospels mention Jesus’ ride into Jerusalem during the Hebrew Passover. Matthew tells the story with a twist. In Matthew Jesus sends his disciples into Bethphage to pick up two animals: a female, or “Jenny,” and her colt, […]

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Today we will think together about the time Jesus healed the man born blind. He actually spit on the ground and made a mud pack for the man’s eyes! As we think about this time in our lives, the inability to “see” is an apt metaphor for where we are. We can’t see the future. We don’t […]

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“The Women at the Cross”

On April 14, Pastor Jim preaches on Matthew 27:45-56. 45 From noon on, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. 46 And about three o’clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” 47 When some of the […]

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“The Women at the Cross”

On April 14, Pastor Katy preaches on Matthew 27:45-56. 45 From noon on, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. 46 And about three o’clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” 47 When some of the […]

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“Procla and Pontius”

On April 7, Pastor Katy preaches on Matthew 27:11-19. 11 Now Jesus stood before the governor; and the governor asked him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” Jesus said, “You say so.” 12 But when he was accused by the chief priests and elders, he did not answer. 13 Then Pilate said to him, “Do you not […]

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“The Ear of Malchus”

On March 31, Pastor Jim preaches on John 18:1-11. 1 After Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to a place where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered. 2 Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, because Jesus often met there […]

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“The Ear of Malchus”

On March 31, Pastor Katy preaches on John 18:1-11. 1 After Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to a place where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered. 2 Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, because Jesus often met there […]

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“Woman with the Jar and Judas”

On March 24, Pastor Katy preaches on Matthew 26:6-16. 6 While Jesus was in Bethany in the home of Simon the Leper, 7 a woman came to him with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, which she poured on his head as he was reclining at the table. 8 When the disciples saw this, […]

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