April 1, 2020

I can’t write a prescription. I can’t diagnose a runny nose from a hang nail. But I can, out of love for my neighbor, stay at home as much as possible. I can, because Jesus tells me to let tomorrow worry about itself, I can buy just what I need for this week at the...

March 30, 2020

Only He Knows 

Before last week, If I would have told you, imagine what it would be like to be in exile, there may have only have been a few of you that would have an understanding of what I am talking about. There are a few of you have that been through some experience...

March 25, 2020

Sermon 1695                                       John 12.20-24                                                   March 25, 2020...

March 22, 2020

The Elephant in the Room

How do you avoid talking about the elephant in the room? If you have a visual imagination it's a fun thing to imagine. Just a big elephant sitting in the middle of the room, and everyone just pretending like its normal when it's obviously not. T...

March 18, 2020

But God’s native language is Gospel language and that’s the one we don’t even understand. The Gospel language is Jesus Christ coming to seek and to save that which was lost. The Gospel language is that God freely forgives us all our sins for the sake of Jesus. The G...

March 15, 2020

Darkness to Light

If you had a blind friend, who was completely blind from birth, they can’t see some light, or shapes, or colors or anything, how would you explain to them what it is like to see? Could you do it? What is it like to be able to see everything around you?...

March 11, 2020

Worship isn’t something we watch. It’s something we participate in because it starts in here. My son-in-law hates to watch hockey although he gets up once a week to get to the rink for a 5:30 am pick up hockey game. He loves to play it. Believers love God, so worsh...

March 10, 2020

You can’t work for faith

Faith puts you to work

About a month ago we had our sweethearts dinner. There were about 50 people in attendance. And after we had a delicious meal cooked by Barb Mafara and Rob Mafara we did a few different activities together. And one of them w...

March 1, 2020

How great is something that works the first time. One pill and poof! The cancer would be gone. One oil change and poof! Your car never needed another oil change. One coat of paint and poof! Your house would stay new looking forever. I’d get that pill. I’d get t...

February 18, 2020

Two Paths

One of the things that has always made me happy has been hiking in the mountains. Being up in nature, feeling the sunshine on your face, the wind blowing through your hair, that piny mountain air, its great. Now there are some hike that you can go on that are...