Heaven Rules

Heaven Rules James 4:13-5:3 "Come now, you who say, 'Today or tomorrow we will go into such and such a town and spend a year there and trade and make a profit.' - yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life ...

Casting Out Demons

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

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

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

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