Down the Mountain

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho Transfiguration Sunday, March 3, 2019 Matthew 16:24-17-12 Welcome to Transfiguration Sunday, the day we ponder the experience the disciples have, and the experiences we have, on the mountain tops of our life. Some of you have heard 11 years of Transfiguration sermons from me, and…

Curiosity for Divine Things

A Sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church August 28, 2011 Matt 16:21-28 Exodus 3 Moses is known for looking like Charlton Heston and being a hero. But the text today hasn’t gotten to that Moses quite yet. Moses was raised in Pharaoh’s house, after Pharaoh’s daughter pulled him out of the river. He was a…