Monthly Archives: June 2020

When We Get God Wrong

The ways we get God wrong are increasingly apparent in these times,

When Following Jesus Involves a Sword

“When Following Jesus Involves a Sword” Matthew 10:24-39Delivered to Church for the HighlandsSunday, June 21, 2020, Father’s Day What is something you learned from your father or a father figure in your life? That question may cause you to pause for a moment, as there may be many lessons you can point to or it […]

“To the Streets”

Message Manuscript for “As You Go”   Matthew 9:35-10:8Delivered to Church for the HighlandsSunday, June 14, 2020 This past week, as I read about Jesus’ compassion for the crowds in our gospel text this morning, there was news breaking of what President Trump was saying about compassion. He was at a church in Dallas, describing […]

Book review of Green Good News

Review of The Green Good News: Christ’s Path to Sustainable and Joyful Life, by T. Wilson Dickinson. Cascade Books, 2019. By John Henson. During long days of stay at home in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I began reading a book with a title I found hard to believe–The Green Good […]

“Living and Promoting the Jesus Way of Life”

Message Manuscript for “The Jesus Way of Life”   Matthew 28:16-20Delivered to Church for the HighlandsSunday, June 7, 2020 Have you ever seen those bumper and window stickers that say “Salt Life?” They’ve been popular for a while now but I still see plenty of them. If you aren’t familiar with “Salt Life,” The internet […]