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“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. […]
Do we hear the prophet of old in our current setting?
The ways we get God wrong are increasingly apparent in these times,
“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 […]
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 […]
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 […]