Message Manuscript for “Well Included”     John 4:5-42 Delivered to Church for the Highlands        John Henson Sunday, March 19, 2017 An audio version of this sermon is located here Have you noticed that everything is smart these days? There are smart phones, smart cars, smart watches, smart TV’s, smart homes, smart […]

“Seeking Jesus at Night” Delivered to Church for the Highlands   John 3:1-17     John Henson Sunday, March 12, 2017 Not long ago, ABC News reported on something that could get you in a lot of trouble:  losing your wedding ring. The story was about Colleen Dyckman, who said she accidentally threw out her […]

Message Manuscript for Lent 1A Matthew 4:1-11 Delivered to Church for the Highlands        John Henson Sunday, March 5, 2017 [Audio of this sermon is here.] How long can you endure in a crisis? That’s a question Lesley Alderman asks in her book, The Book of Times. Here’s what she finds: If you’re […]

Message Manuscript for Transfiguration Sunday 2017        Matthew 17:1-9 Delivered to Church for the Highlands           John Henson Sunday, February 26, 2017 Audio of this sermon is here I was driving down Southfield Dr. this past week until I was stopped by a red light at the intersection with […]

Message Manuscript for “Memory”    Lamentations 3:19-26 Delivered to Church for the Highlands     John Henson Sunday, October 2, 2016 Audio of this sermon is here I recently saw this whole page ad in the New York Times about a condition like dementia  As I read from line to line of the symptoms, I […]

Message Manuscript for “Letter to a Six Year Old Church”    1 Timothy 6:11-16 Delivered to Church for the Highlands     John Henson Sunday, September 25, 2016   The Sixth Anniversary of Church for the Highlands [Audio of this sermon is here] What do we know about six-year-olds?  They are typically in–or about to be in–in first […]

Message Manuscript for “What Are We Doing to for with the Poor?”    Luke 16:1-3 Delivered to Church for the Highlands      John Henson Sunday, September 18, 2016 It was like a bad flashback to the 80’s.  Bono, Bob Geldof, Boy George, George Michael, Michael Jackson, Cindi Lauper, Duran Duran swayed on the silver screen at the […]