GOD’S CURIOUS CHOICES

Again I break a vow not to post sermons on this blog. But I had wanted to share some of my reflections from the Bishop Formation Event I attended last week and, since I did so in the following sermon, I decided this was the best way to share them. I have made some editsContinue reading “GOD’S CURIOUS CHOICES”

A TEACHABLE MOMENT ABOUT PUBLIC WITNESS

Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you? 1 Corinthians 3:16 Every so often I am reminded of the responsibilities of this holy office I hold in powerfully forceful ways. My most recent lesson came just the morning of June 22 at the Akron-Canton Airport. Anyone whoContinue reading “A TEACHABLE MOMENT ABOUT PUBLIC WITNESS”

THE RUSH OF A VIOLENT WIND – 2014 EDITION

When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. [Acts 2:1-2] It is said that a passage of Scripture speaks to each person differently everyContinue reading “THE RUSH OF A VIOLENT WIND – 2014 EDITION”