Tag Archives: exiles

Has Joy Really Been Cancelled?

Message Manuscript for “Finding Joy in Unlikely Places”   Isaiah 35:1-10 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, December 15, 2013 Joy has been cancelled.  It no longer can go out from Joy, Illinois, that is.  Up until this year, the post office of Joy, Illinois has proudly and generously provided a postmark stamp of […]

“Conquering Aquaphobia” sermon from today

“Conquering Aqua-phobia”    Isaiah 43:1-7, Luke 3:15-17,21-22 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, January 13, 2012 Swimming lessons.  Those two words would turn my stomach into knots more than anything else when I was a child.  They were even more unsettling than “doctor’s office”, two words that once led me to escape from my […]