Below are some efforts to capture the creative, ordinary, and yet subtly subversive and shocking imagery of Jesus’ parables: “The kingdom of heaven is like one grape moldering in the bag brought from the supermarket. Left in the light the mold grows and the next day every grape in the bag is moldy.” “The kingdom of heaven is like a slot machine. Many come and gamble their money and leave with nothing. Then comes a woman with her last coin. She hits the buttons, the dials spin, and the cherries halt in a line, the light flash and the music […]
March 5th-26th (4 sermons) Join us as we walk the journey of Lent this year engaging with the Psalms and learning to breathe in more deeply the Spirit of God.
October 18 – October 25 (2 sermons). God’s light is ours to shine. We bring the light of God into the world through the hope, love, and generosity of Jesus. This sermon series engages what it means to be generous and celebrate the dawning of new life.
May 24 (1 sermon) The words of the prophet Joel linger still, “In the last days there will be… blood, fire, and smoky mist.” The spectacle of the Spirit in Acts 2 still sparks a passion for hope and healing in a world numbed by violence, oppression, and fear.