Weekly Sermons (Page 29)

A Rest-Filled Faith

Two Aprils ago, I had possibly one of the craziest weeks thus far of my ministry. Easter was early in 2013, and we had just celebrated the full emotions of Holy Week and the joy of Easter. Like many clergy, I had hoped to take off the Monday following Easter and recuperate after a full and emotional season. However, the timing was…

Beginning Again, Beginning Anew: A Welcoming Faith

We begin today, too. In some ways, we have already begun. I began in December praying for the people of West grove upon hearing the news that Pastor Bk had become a DS. It was such a surprise to hear that we were appointed here in January, but we changed our prayers with joy. We began with warm welcomes and transitioning support…