Sermons from October 2015

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Sermon Oct. 18 2015 James and John call “Shotgun”

Todays Gospel comes from Mark 10: 35-45.  James and John call Jesus aside and ask for a favor.  They want to sit at Jesus’ side when he comes into glory.  I began the sermon with an illustration from the Chrismas movie classic, “The Christmas Story.”  It centers on 9 year old Ralphie who wants a […]

Broken and Blessed

Mark 10: 2-16 2 Some Pharisees came, and to test him they asked, ‘Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?’ 3He answered them, ‘What did Moses command you?’ 4They said, ‘Moses allowed a man to write a certificate of dismissal and to divorce her.’ 5But Jesus said to them, ‘Because of your hardness […]