People of the Story

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho. September 10, 2016 Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-25; 3:1-8 Tonight begins a new year in our Narrative Lectionary readings. Beginning with Genesis, we will read through the broad sweep of scripture between now and Memorial Day. One of the reasons we read scripture every week, and encourage…

At the Center

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church on October 25, 2015 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 6:1-5 Ruth’s story from last week took place in the time of the Judges, a story whose last verse is:  In those days there was no king in Israel; all the people did what was right in their own eyes. It’s…