A Test of FaithHebrews 11:17-19May 1, 2022 More than 30 years ago, I walked out of a classroom and building, and crossed the street to head to the school-owned apartment in which Raye Jeanne and I lived. It was a pleasant early May day, with bright sunshine and moderate temperature. As I crossed the […]Read More Sermon: A Test of Faith
Living By Faith When Promises are not (Fully) Fulfilled, Pt. 2Hebrews 11:13-16April 24, 2022 I came across a synthesis of some important life lessons this week: “I’ve learned that you can’t hide a piece of broccoli in a glass of milk.” “I’ve learned that just when I get my room the way I like it, […]Read More Sermon: Living By Faith When Promises are not Fully Fulfilled, Pt. 2
Living By Faith When Promises are not (Fully) Fulfilled, Pt. 1Hebrews 11:8-12April 3, 2022 I placed a book order last week. And a few minutes after I placed the order, I received an email telling me when I would receive the order, along with a tracking number from UPS so that I could follow it’s […]Read More Sermon: Living By Faith When Promises are not Fully Fulfilled, Pt. 1
“Who Can Be Justified?” Romans 4:9-12 April 30, 2017 Put this in the category of unexpected blessings. When Kushikatsu Tanaka was a young girl, her father developed a particular recipe for deep-fried fried meat on a stick. Though he was a real estate agent, he spent many of his leisure hours perfecting the craft of […]Read More Sermon: Who Can Be Justified?