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Encounters with Rabbi Jesus, I: Is There Enough?

Date: August 6, 2017

Bible Text: Matthew 14:13–21 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. Jesus said to them, ‘They need not go away; you give them something to eat.’ —Matthew 14:16 God, you have spoken to us through your Son, by his presence, his words, his love and compassion, his dying and rising. Let your written word now be spoken
2018-07-31T10:09:05-05:00

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, VII: Theology for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Date: July 16, 2017

Bible Text: Deuteronomy 22–25 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. You shall not see your neighbor’s donkey or ox fallen on the road and ignore it; you shall help to lift it up. —Deuteronomy 22:4 Christian churches do not often consult the book of Deuteronomy these days, perhaps because its long center section is a curious miscellany of
2018-07-31T10:09:06-05:00

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, VI: The Dove

Date: July 9, 2017

Bible Text: John 1:29–34 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.   And John (the Baptist) testified, “I saw the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it remained on him. —John 1:32 In the book of Job, we hear the wisdom “…ask the beasts, and let them teach you; and the birds of the heavens, and
2018-07-31T10:09:07-05:00