Tag Archives: justice

Jesus gets disruptive

“What’s Going On” Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, August 18, 2019

Heavy load of Scripture for Sunday

Wow. Another heavy load of Scripture readings for this Sunday in the Revised Common Lectionary. By heavy I mean not so hard to read but difficult to carry all week and deliver on Sunday. Here’s a quick summary: Isaiah 5:1-7–Isaiah shares God’s words about the devastation and destruction coming to Israel (the vineyard) because “he […]

Tone-Deaf?

Message Manuscript for “Just Do Good” Isaiah 1:1,10-20 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, August 11, 2019 A term I’ve heard a lot in this past week is “tone-deaf.” I’ve heard it in news reports, seen it in tweets and posts, and even used it myself in conversations. The reason it has been so […]

Are We Guilty of Obstruction?

Message Manuscript for “Removing the Dam Obstacles”   Amos 5:18-24 Delivered to Church for the Highlands     Rev. Dr. John Henson Sunday, November 12, 2017      Each Sunday, The New York Times Book Review contains an interview with an author. Its just a one-page article, but is almost always full of interesting content you wouldn’t […]

“How to Be a Good Tenant”

“How to Be a Good Tenant” Delivered to Church for the Highlands    Dr. John Henson Sunday, October 8, 2017 Click here for an audio/podcast version of the sermon

Learning from Jesus and overturned tables

Walking in the Way of Jesus:  “Application” Sunday, March 8, 2015 What we can learn about applying the Gospel from Jesus as he went after moneychangers in the temple with his whip Sermon audio is here

“Giving God Your Heart, Not Your Calf” Micah 6:1-8

“Giving God Your Heart, Not Your Calf”   Micah 6:1-8 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, February 2, 2014 Doing justice, loving kindness, humility. Audio of the sermon is here on our church website or Here on our iTunes channel