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.

October 24, 2013 | 11:57 am

The Psalms are a wild ride of emotion. Although they have ordered poetic structure, at times they read like the diary of an comic book villain. The writer wants his enemies to burn in a fiery...

October 23, 2013 | 03:40 pm
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

The Psalms have two identities. They are Scripture and they are ancient liturgy. Imagine that we are glancing at ancient bulletins from the people of God; these are the words they would say...

October 22, 2013 | 10:43 am

On Day 23 we read a parable of Jesus that is a message against spiritual pride. The parable is bookended by two stern warnings to the self-righteous: "But many who are first will be last, and the...

October 21, 2013 | 10:49 am
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

I’m curious by the anxiety of Moses in Exodus 4-6. Did you notice why he was reluctant to respond to what God was calling him to do? In...

October 18, 2013 | 09:25 am

Just returning from a short jaunt to Colonial Williamsburg - have you ever been? It’s pretty remarkable what was done to this little town through the vision of the rector of the local Episcopal...

October 16, 2013 | 01:33 pm
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

It was 2:00 in the morning and I was coming home from a very fun night out with my friends. Cheap enough to take the subway home and impatient enough to mumble at how long the train was taking, I...

October 15, 2013 | 12:57 pm
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

This BLOG has been written and submitted by Neil Steinkamp

 

Despair. I’ve been there.  “Broken. Hopeless. Headed. Nowhere.” I’ve seen it as an indescribable event, an evil...

October 8, 2013 | 11:32 am
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

[ Today's BLOG has been written by WECC member, Timothy Mathis ]

Read the Bible in 365 days.  All of it.  Not easy.  Not easy in the least.  But that is...

October 7, 2013 | 10:24 am
Posted by Former WECC Minister Rev. Jes Kast

Have you ever been in a situation where you felt like the world was flooding in around you and were close to sinking? I have. Those are dark, depressing times. These hard times leave us vulnerable...

October 3, 2013 | 05:18 am

This fall West End Collegiate Church began the Bible Challenge, inviting everyone to join us in reading through the Bible in a year. If you have endeavored this journey with your children, you...

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