Wisdom from the Funny Man

Sunday I preached about how, as parents, we want to make sure our kids acquire wisdom, and not just knowledge. Knowledge is good and all, but we all know people who are packed full of knowledge but have no idea how to use what they have to be kind to people, or to make the…

Wisdom

A Sermon preached at Southminster PresbyterianOctober 18, 2009 Job 28:12-281 Kings 3:1-28 We are moving deeper into the history of Israel’s kings as we read through the Bible. Saul has risen and fallen. David rises, and falls as well. But the writers of Samuel and Kings want to make sure we’re reminded that David is…

Fool Squad

A Sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian ChurchSeptember 6, 2009 I Corinthians 4:6-21 I love the writings of the apostle Paul. I don’t always like how Christians use his writings, but I can’t control that. I will say that when you hear Paul used to defend strict legalism, or to keep God’s grace from people, to…