Blog: Random Thoughts on Sunday's Sermon

Below are some random thoughts on this coming Sunday's message.  We hope they create a little time in your day to reflect on the journey of faith and life.  If they spur any thoughts, quotes, or experiences, please share them.  God moves among us as we share with each other.

June 15, 2017 | 02:22 pm
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

Long ago there were ten people with no plan who changed the world. They began a new religious order without a strategic plan, timeline, SWAT analysis, or brand position. Their vision was simply to...

June 8, 2017 | 01:28 pm
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

16 Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. 17 When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. 18 And Jesus came and said to them, “All...

May 18, 2017 | 10:39 am
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

This month contains some very special days. Saturday is World Fiddle Day. Monday is Accounting Day. Tuesday is Title Track Day. And Thursday is Wine Day. Just in case you’re wondering, I’m not...

May 5, 2017 | 04:11 pm
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

This week we read John 10:1-10 and we hear one of my favorite lines from the Gospel "I have come that they may have life and have it abundantly." The ministry of Jesus is all about life. Life that...

April 14, 2017 | 11:23 am
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

In a few hours we’ll have our Good Friday service, and it has me thinking about the importance of the journey to Easter. Before I say more, let me share a quick story about something that happened...

April 6, 2017 | 03:17 pm
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

I’ve just returned from Pakistan where I participated in a conference sponsored by the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium, which Intersections International helped launch. Being home less than...

March 17, 2017 | 02:46 pm
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

There’s a great story in 1 Samuel about the search for a new king. God sends Samuel to the family of Jesse because God has told him that the next king is among his sons. The problem is that Samuel...

January 23, 2017 | 11:09 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

Like many New Yorkers, I quickly fell in love with the enchanting coast of Maine during my summertime vacations. A couple years ago I drove along the coast to check out those glorious lighthouses...

December 23, 2016 | 11:36 am
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

When we hold a newborn child, it’s a sacred moment. I think this is in part because there is an awareness that we’re holding the future. As we gently cradle an infant in our arms, we can’t help...

December 23, 2016 | 09:49 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

Hope springs forth when it seems like all is lost. This is the message of the Christmas story. Jesus is born in the most difficult of circumstances. There was no fancy birth plan for the Son of...


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