Fear, Faith, and Foxes

Luke 13:1-9, 31-35 A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho. March 11, 2017 Jesus’ followers want him to answer the questions we always want God to answer for us too—why do bad things happen to good people? Let us recognize that Jesus, the ultimate “good people” is on his way to Jerusalem,…

Rise Up!

The Testimony of the Bent Over Woman A perspective on Luke 13:10-17 and Isaiah 58:9b-14 by Marci Auld Glass I know the ground of my town well. I am good friends with each rock, each turn of a path, each twist of a road. The way the dirt banks on some turns, the trails left…

When Good Things Happen to Bad Fig Trees

A Sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian March 3, 2013 Luke 13:1-17 Our text this morning is actually the first part of the chapter we read last week. Jesus, remember, is headed to Jerusalem, and to his death on a cross. And Jesus’ followers want him to answer the questions we always want God to answer…