Meetings Resume!

March 25, 2021 0

  We’ve been waiting a long time for this: we’re resuming face-to-face meetings! Thursday, 6:30 pm (meeting now): Baptist Youth Center, 700 W. Market St. (about a half mile west Read More

Healing the Hopeless

March 7, 2021 0

This sermon, preached via Zoom for Immanuel Mennonite Church, uses the story of the Gerasene Demoniac to describe the nature of addiction, the challenges to Church faces in addressing it, Read More

Is God Listening?

February 18, 2021 0

With everything going on in our lives and in the world, we may wonder of God is listening to our prayers. Malachi 3:1-7 offers a challenging look at this question.

The Problem with Religion

November 16, 2020 0

Religion is powerful. It has justified and motivated wars that have killed millions of people. And it has moved people to great social change, from nonviolent movements like the abolition Read More

Miracles Among Us?

November 6, 2020 0

Do you see miracles in the world? I do. Every person who recovers from addiction is evidence of God’s work in the world. That may be the best reason why Read More

Our Damascus Road

August 24, 2020 0

This short talk asks, “Why is life so hard?” The answer considers Paul’s experience on the Damascus Road, where this man with confidence and authority was reduced to helplessness so Read More

How Do We Heal?

August 17, 2020 0

This short talk considers the bleeding woman in Mark 5, and what the Gospel tells us about how we heal.

Powerless… Without God

June 15, 2020 0

Me: Spirit of addiction, I renounce you. Get out in the name of Jesus Christ. Spirit: You can’t renounce me, you’re an addict. Me: Yes, I can, because with God Read More

Sermon: Misplaced Faith

June 13, 2020 0

The second of this two-part series (following “What Can Christians Learn About Devotion from Addicts?“) considers recovery from addiction, and the flawed belief that just quitting drugs and getting a Read More

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