November 2016

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Rod’s E-Pistle

by judy

Esau the Evangelical Starting at the end of the biblical account of Esau and moving backward, we read the condemnation of the writer of Hebrews on poor Esau: “See to it that no one becomes like Esau, an immoral and godless person, who sold his birthright for a single meal” (Hebrews 12:16). Remember Esau, the […]

Apocalypse Now?

by judy

Luke 21:5-19; Isaiah 65:17-25 Earthquakes, famines, plagues, dreadful portents, great signs from heaven: sounds like themes from Hollywood. When we can’t tell the difference between a Hollywood movie or the preaching of end-time reverends, you should know we have a problem. I offer you a lesson in biblical reality and a different kind of reading […]

“Blessings We May or May Not Want”

by judy

Sermon: “Blessings We May or May Not Want” Ephesians 1:11-23, Luke 6:20-31 Let’s talk politics! After all, Tuesday is Election Day and everybody’s talking politics. I view politics like a sport. I pull for one team and when the election is over, there’s a winner and a loser. Now, that the Cubs have won the […]