Sermons on 1 Corinthians

One Body, Many Gifts

Did you know: The human body is miraculously complex, With 60 million cells, With 36 million heart beats every year, With 300 billion red cells produced every day, With 60,000 miles of blood vessels in each body. And in order to make this marvelous body you and I are inhabiting continue to function, we need to different parts to work together! From…

DO Share Gifts

Earlier this month, I got a flat tire from a tear in the sidewall.  Without a spare tire in my car (hybrids use that space for a battery), I relied on the next best option.  As I was waiting for Triple A to come and tow my car, there was a parade of generous people who came by happy to share their…

Do Luke

Do Luke:   Authenticator of the Miracles and Message of Jesus “Matthew, Mark, Luke and John”, when Christians hear these four names, most automatically think of the Gospel writers.  Scholars believe the Gospels were written between 40 and 90 AD, the hastening factor being the death of eyewitnesses, the first generation of Christians who actually knew Jesus. The Disciples believed that Jesus would…

Do Pause to Remember

“Do this in remembrance of me.” Throughout the world, across denominations.  There is plenty that divides us in the body of Christ.  We have different understandings and theological posturings of what happens during Communion.  This we hold in common: Do this in Remembrance of Me. Throughout this season of Lent, we have been pausing.  On this holy night, we pause to remember. …

DO: Do Pause to Know God

A kindergarten teacher was observing her classroom of children while they drew pictures. Occasionally, she would walk around the room to see each child’s work. “What are you drawing?” she asked one little girl who was working diligently at her desk. The girl replied, “I’m drawing God.” The teacher paused and said, “But no one knows what God looks like.” The little…