On August 12, Pastor Laura preaches on Matthew 13:33. 33 He told them still another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty pounds of flour until it worked all through the dough.” This Sunday, we focus on the shortest of Jesus’ “short stories” recorded in the New […]
On July 8, Pastor Laura preaches on John 11:32-37. 32 When Mary reached the place where Jesus was and saw him, she fell at his feet and said, “Lord, if you had been here, my brother would not have died.” 33 When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come along with her […]
On April 29, Pastor Laura preaches on John 15:1-8. In the last of his “I Am” sayings recorded in the Gospel of John, Jesus declares that “I am the Vine; you are the Branches.” Jesus’ metaphor reminds us that, through the Holy Spirit, we are connected to – and dependent upon – Jesus Christ. But that’s not all! […]
On December 31, Pastor Laura preaches on Matthew 2:1-12. Our nativity scene is complete today, as the Magi arrive in Bethlehem under star-lit skies, bearing gifts for the newborn Son of God. By now, the gifts under our trees are unwrapped – put away or traded in for something we really wanted. In this season […]
On August 6, Pastor Laura preaches on Jeremiah 8:18-9:1. Jeremiah, the weeping prophet, stands at the edge of the Babylonian exile, weeping in deep distress over the complete destruction to come. God’s people—and Jeremiah himself—wonder where God’s saving presence is. Perhaps you wonder, too.