NextSunday Worship


New Year

  • January 13, 2019

    “The Next Chapter”

    Year C - First Sunday after the Epiphany – Baptism of the Lord

    One of the most memorable experiences I had in seminary took place in a Christian Education class.  The professor asked us to imagine that we were writing a book about our lives.  What title would you give to the book?  It’s a good question. What title would you give to the story of your life […]

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  • January 7, 2018

    “Sweeping and Hovering and Moving and Brooding: The Way God Works with Water”

    Year B – First Sunday after the Epiphany – Baptism of the Lord

    Several years ago, we awoke on January 1st on the coast of South Carolina, wishing one another “Happy New Year.” We ate a simple vacation breakfast of cereal, bagel, powdered donuts. We packed snacks and bundled up to meet Jerry, our kayaking guide. We found our way to the little boat ramp on the Broad […]

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  • December 30, 2012

    “The Book of Life”

    Year C - First Sunday after Christmas Day

    Perhaps at some point, you have read a biography.  In our time biographies tend to be massive books, with many pages.  We expect to invest a good bit of time studying the family tree of the individual in question.  We understand that a person’s grandparents and even great grandparents have influence.  As we make our […]

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