Most of the teaching of Jesus is not hard to understand…just hard to do! When we follow him, we follow him, not what we want him to be. He embodies what we are meant to be. Sermon on John 6:60-69
When we receive Jesus at Holy Communion, his nourishment becomes part of our own body as we join him in the world…A sermon of eating the body and drinking the blood of Jesus
Who doesn’t love stories of people who come form humble origins and become wealthy or influential? Sometimes we call this a self-made man or woman. Except it is a myth. There is no such thing as a self-made man or woman. We are God-made!
A message by Pastor Dana Hanson, ELCA pastor in Los Angeles.
Honoring God means honoring Jesus. Everyone is called to acknowledge what he has done for them, give thanks, and trust in his way.
Listen to "The Holy Spirit...He's Amazing!" on Spreaker.
How the Holy Spirit got the short end of the stick in the Christian family tree and what he does about it…
What happens when Jesus spends some time with his disciples after he is risen? Walking through walls, breathing on them...and what about Thomas? Does he get a bad rap? Listen...
Staying in the same general city location for 100 years, God has a lot of time to improvise! Here is Dana’s take after “only” 35 of those years…Houses
If you put in as much time examining the evidence, opening yourself to the Holy Spirit, and hanging out with kind and joyful Christians as you do playing fantasy football, binge watching Netflix, or focusing on politics, then, of course you would eventually become a Christian, too…
A sermon based on John 3:1-13 Jesus and Nicodemus
The wedding at Cana is about wine and joy and so much more!
We talk a lot about leadership, and rightfully so. But what about following? What does it take to be a good follower?
John the Baptist knows…