Tag Archives: Epiphany

What good is an epiphany?

A Sermon on the Second Sunday after Christmas and for EpiphanyMatthew 2:1-12Delivered to Church for the HighlandsSunday, January 2, 2022 Audio of this sermon is here: https://anchor.fm/cfth/episodes/What-Good-is-an-Epiphany-e1cdvtl Do you have the wisemen (Magi) in your manger scene at home? I have heard people arguing vigorously over whether or not they belong there since they don’t […]

Believing & Bowling

“Believing and Bowling”Delivered to Church for the Highlands3rd Sunday after the Epiphany, January 24, 2021Rev. Dr. John Henson

A Come and See Faith

“Developing a Come and See Faith” John 1:43-51Delivered to Church for the Highlands2nd Sunday after the Epiphany, January 17, 2021 Rev. Dr. John Henson

More light please

“More Light” Isaiah 60:1-6, Matthew 2:1-12Delivered to Church for the HighlandsEpiphany Sunday, January 3, 2021 Rev. Dr. John Henson Have you noticed a slight change? Outside that is. The days are getting longer. Now that the winter solstice has happened, earth is tilting toward the sun and we will gradually get more of its light. […]

“Staying Attentive to the Light” sermon

“Staying Attentive to the Light” Delivered to Church for the Highlands Last Sunday after Epiphany, March 2, 2014

“New Things”

Message Manuscript for “New Things I Do Declare”   Isaiah 42:1-9    Matthew 3:13-17 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, January 12, 2014 We love new things, don’t we?  This is a special time of year, when we emphasize a new year; a time to put the past year behind us and make a […]

Jesus in a Word

Message Manuscript for “Jesus in a Word”     John 1:1-18 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, January 5, 2014 Have you ever played the game in school or in one of those awkward work retreats where you are assigned to describe someone sitting next to you with one word?  I remember having to do this […]

What Does God Want You to Be?

“Following Your Calling” Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, February 3, 2013 What do you want to be when you grow up?  That’s a question my friends and I would explore together while sitting out on the curb after playing all of the “two-below” football we stand for one afternoon.  The answers ranged from […]

“Linchpin Church” sermon from Sunday

“Linchpin Church”    Luke 4:14-21 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, January 27, 2012 You have brilliance in you, your contribution is valuable, and the art you create is precious. Only you can do, and you must.[i] That is a quote from Seth Godin’s book: Linchpin:  Are You Indispensable?  Godin’s book quickly became a bestseller […]

“Jesus at Your Party” sermon from Epiphany 2C

 “A New Day”   John 2:1-11 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Second Sunday after the Epiphany, January 20, 2013   If you could have anyone show up at your next birthday party, who would it be?  That’s a fun question to consider, but just an exercise in daydreaming for most of us.  For some, […]