Tag Archives: sermons

Divine Partnership

“A Partnership for Us”A Sermon on Trinity Sunday, May 30, 2021Church for the Highlands

Jesus and Our Demons

“Allowing Jesus to Silence Our Demons” Rev. Dr. John HensonDelivered to Church for the HighlandsFourth Sunday after the Epiphany, January 31, 2021

“To the Streets”

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 […]

Being Church in a Post-Church World, Part 2

Sermon podcast from Sunday is here  

How to pray

do we really know how to pray?

“How Mary Instructs Us” sermon manu

Message Manuscript for “How Mary Instructs Us”   Luke 1:39-55 Delivered to Church for the Highlands   John Henson Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 20. 2015 It is difficult to define our Advent word for today: Love. We use it in so many ways, describing our feelings for someone we are crazy about, someone who is […]

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 […]

“Be Do” Sermon Audio from Sunday

“Be Do”   James 1:17-27 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, September 2, 2012 Two simple words found in James 1 can define your life as a follower of Jesus. Audio of sermon is here.

“Finding Power” sermon from Sunday

The Olympic Life:  “Finding Power for Your Life in Christ”  Ephesians 3:14-21 Pentecost 9B Church for the Highlands Power from the Holy Spirit Power from Comprehension Power from God’s Intention iTunes audio/podcast here

Overview of Scripture for Trinity Sunday

Review of the Texts for this Week Isaiah 6:1-8 I typically refer to this illustrative text anytime I am preaching on worship.  It is such a powerful picture of what it means to direct one’s attention and heart to God.  It has everything you would expect—a throne, smoke, heavenly sounds of praise, Seraph’s and their […]