Sabbath

Our church changed our monthly worship ‘rhythm’ this summer. Once a month, we worship Saturday at 5 pm and then take Sunday as an intentional day of sabbath rest. On the Sunday when we don’t worship, people are invited to be intentional about how they spend their “day off”. It is not another day to…

Gift of Sabbath

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church on June 28, 2014 (This was at our Saturday Evening Sabbath Service. We’ll be doing this, instead of Sunday worship, the last week of each month.) Exodus 18:13-27 Thank you for being here tonight. I truly am grateful for your willingness to try something very different. I know…

A New Hope

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho May the 4th Be With You, 2014 Acts 2:36-47 I confess I read this passage and don’t recognize the world described. We started today at the end of a long sermon of Peter’s. This sermon will be shorter. I don’t expect crowds of people to…

A Sabbath Sermon

A guest sermon by Lucy Waechter Webb July 11, 2010 Southminster Presbyterian Church Gen 2:1-4 Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all heir multitude. And on the seventh day God finished the work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all the work that he had done.…