Tag Archives: lent

An Eye-Opening Experience

“An Eye-Opening Experience”    John 9:1-41 Delivered to Church for the Highlands       John Henson The Fourth Sunday of Lent,  March 26, 2017 Audio/podcast of this sermon is here.

More about Jesus

“Seeking Jesus at Night” Delivered to Church for the Highlands   John 3:1-17     John Henson Sunday, March 12, 2017 Not long ago, ABC News reported on something that could get you in a lot of trouble:  losing your wedding ring. The story was about Colleen Dyckman, who said she accidentally threw out her […]

The Undertow of Temptations of Power

Message Manuscript for Lent 1A Matthew 4:1-11 Delivered to Church for the Highlands        John Henson Sunday, March 5, 2017 [Audio of this sermon is here.] How long can you endure in a crisis? That’s a question Lesley Alderman asks in her book, The Book of Times. Here’s what she finds: If you’re […]

Going with Jesus from Seeing to Listening

Message Manuscript for Transfiguration Sunday 2017        Matthew 17:1-9 Delivered to Church for the Highlands           John Henson Sunday, February 26, 2017 Audio of this sermon is here I was driving down Southfield Dr. this past week until I was stopped by a red light at the intersection with […]

“Confronting Our Indifference” from 2nd Sunday of Lent

“Confronting Indifference”  Luke 13:31-35 Delivered to Church for the Highlands by John Henson Second Sunday of Lent, February 21, 2015 “I don’t care.” That’s a response I often used when my parents would warn me pending consequences of my actions. One time they told me I would be grounded for a week for something I […]

“Beating Temptation” sermon from First Sunday of Lent

Message Manuscript for “Beating Temptation”  Luke 4:1-13 Delivered to Church for the Highlands First Sunday of Lent, February 14, 2016 Oscar Wilde was right when he confessed: “I can resist everything except temptation.”[1] I feel the truth of this every time there is a plate of freshly baked cookies on the kitchen counter as I walk […]

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