Born Again Again

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church on March 17, 2014 John 3:1-17 Gen 12:1-4a Nicodemus might be the first Presbyterian. He’s a good guy. He loves Jesus, he just doesn’t want to be too public about his faith, in case he might offend someone. He wants to be a good person and serve his…

Be a Blessing

A Meditation from Southminster Presbyterian Church Luke 2:22-40 Our reading this morning from Luke’s gospel picks up right after our Christmas Eve story. Mary and Joseph have presumably returned from Bethlehem to Nazareth, and then when the baby was 8 days old, they named him Jesus as they had been instructed by the angel and…