The Striver and the Dusty God

God’s grace and peace be with all of you. Jacob was a fighter, through and through. Even before he was born, he fought with his twin Esau in their mother’s womb. Esau came out first, but Jacob was right behind him, holding on to Esau’s heel, as if he was trying to pass Esau at … Continue reading The Striver and the Dusty God

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Generational Divide (a sermon on Matthew 11:16-19,25-30)

God’s grace and peace be with all of you. Let’s talk for about generations. Here in this congregation, we probably have representatives of five or six different generations, spanning the 20th century. There are just a few left from the Greatest Generation, those whose early lives were shaped by the Great Depression and who lived … Continue reading Generational Divide (a sermon on Matthew 11:16-19,25-30)