The Found

A sermon preached at University Presbyterian Church in San Antonio, TX Sept 16, 2019 Luke 15:1-10 note–this weekend, Covenant Network hosted an event at University Presbyterian in San Antonio. I am thankful to their pastor, Dries Coetzee, for allowing me to preach in worship Sunday after the event. UPC was my church home in college.…

How We Abide

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho. Aug 25, 2019 Gen 2:1-3 John 15:9-17 As I mentioned last week, in one of the versions of the Ten Commandment stories, we’re instructed to Observe Sabbath because God rescued us from slavery in Egypt. Sabbath becomes a political statement against slavery, and against economies…

What We Observe

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho August 18, 2019 Matthew 11:28-30 Deuteronomy 5:12-16 The story we heard this morning from Deuteronomy is from the second telling of the 10 Commandments. The first account is in the Book of Exodus. This account presumes you’ve already heard the first account. Deuteronomy is told…