Imagining New Endings

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho October 21, 2018 2 Samuel 11:1-5, 26-27, 12:1-14 It’s been said that we are to read the newspaper with the Bible in our other hand. It’s the Bible that’s supposed to interpret the news. I confess that recent news in our society are causing me…

Our Time Has Come

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church January 13, 2018 John 2:1-11 Jesus’ mother comes to him at a wedding when the wine cellar at the party has gone dry and says, “son, they have no wine.” She doesn’t tell him what to do. She makes an observation that may, perhaps, be relevant to his…