Category: sermons

intentions

My message at our contemplative service for January 28, 2018.  I did not write this sermon down, but the same gist is here. Well, we’re at the end of January, and I’m wondering how many of you made New Year’s resolutions?  If you made…

the longest night

Last night was our Longest Night service at Skyland UMC.  I began the service in 2013 after attending one at another church during a very dark time for my soul.  It was so healing for me at this time of year that I felt…

86,400 seconds

When I first read this quote, I quickly thought, “Ugh, that one sounds like it comes from the front of a greeting card.”  I stopped for a moment and read it again, and that’s when I caught the word “one.”  Not “one” as in…