(S)Ending as Beginning

Part 5 in Worship Series: Sending Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost 22 August 2010 (Isaiah 55:12   Psalm 143   Romans 15:5-6, 13   Mark 16:4-8) “[S]Ending as Beginning” Okay, so I don’t know exactly how grammar is being taught in our schools these days (I probably should know this since my wife is an English teacher!).  What I … More (S)Ending as Beginning

Here I Am…For You!

Part 4 of Worship Series: The Meal   Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost                                                     15 August 2010 Isaiah 55:1-3 Psalms 145   1 Corinthians 10: 16-17   Luke 22:15-20) “Here I am…for You!” In her book, Watching What We Eat:  The Evolution of Television Cooking Shows, Kathleen Collins writes that, “…since the first boxy black-and-white TV sets began … More Here I Am…For You!

Walking Wet

Part 2 of St. James’ Summer Worship Series: Bath Baptism – Walking Wet 8/1, 2010 Mark 1:4-11 Today, we’re talking about a bath – baptism. When we leave here today, I’d like us to be walking wet…. I want us to be walking drenched, soaked, sopping, dripping wet…. and I’m not just talking about our … More Walking Wet