Monthly Archives: September 2016

Words for a Six Year Old

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 […]

“What Are We Doing to for with the Poor?” sermon from Sunday

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 […]

What’s better than cutting pages out of your Bible?

Message Manuscript of “What’s Better than Cutting Pages from Your Bible”   Luke 15:1-10 Delivered to Church for the Highlands         John Henson Sunday, September 11, 2016 [Audio of this sermon is here] As I read the texts in the lectionary for this week, I winced at how all but one was perfect for a fire and […]

“Getting in Shape” from Sunday

“Getting in Shape”    Jeremiah 18:1-11; Luke 14:25-33 Delivered to Church for the Highlands       John Henson Sunday, September 4, 2016 You recognize this guy?  I think anyone who has ever watched PBS recognizes him. That’s Bob Ross. His show was The Joy of Painting. When I was a kid, we didn’t have […]