Casting Out Demons (March, 2003 POL) Topic: God's Greatness Author: Rick Brand, Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Henderson, NC Title: Casting out Demons Text: Isaiah 40:21-31 There are a lot of things happening that do not seem to fit the picture we have of ourselves. So many of our cherished
For Those Who Keep the Covenant (Lectionary Starters) First Sunday in Lent, Year B March 9, 2003 Genesis 9:8-17; 1 Peter 3:18-22 Jim Killen, A minister of the United Methodist Church, Beaumont, TX Do you ever wish that you could get rid of all of the tensions and conflicts in your life and liv
God Wants to Make You Able(Lectionary Starters) Fifth Sunday after Epiphany, Year B February 9, 2003 Isaiah 40:21-31; Psalm 147:1-11; 20, Mark 1:29-39 Jim Killen, a minister of the United Methodist Church, Beaumont, Texas "...Those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength. They shall mo
Getting The Big Picture (Lectionary Starters) Epiphany Sunday, Year A January 5, 2003 Ephesians 3:1-12 Jim Killen, a minister of the United Methodist Church, Beaumont, Texas Paul caught a grand vision, and we can catch it too. And, if we catch that vision, it will put everything into a new pe
This sermon was originally delivered in the days immediately following the tragedy of September 11, 2001.
Response to Crisis: When Good Things Happen to Bad People: Making Sense of the Senseless
To our way of thinking, God is odd, because His ways are sometimes very perplexing.