Sermon from September 25, 2016 1 Timothy 6: 6-19 Holy Comforter, Spring, Texas For many, many years in my life, I never really liked coffee. And I can’t really remember how long ago it was – when I finally caved in – and became a Starbucks drinker. Yet when I first started out, I would […]

Sermon from May 15, 2016 John 14: 8-17, 25-27 Good Shepherd, Kingwood, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! When I was a boy, I had way more than enough toys to play with. I loved to play with Hot Wheels – and I had all sorts of cool little racing […]

Sermon from May 8, 2016 Acts 16: 16-34 St. Luke’s, Lindale, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! I don’t think that anyone here is immune to experiencing tragedy. My guess is that most of us here knows what it is like to receive a sad phone call, maybe in the […]

Sermon from May 1 & 4, 2016 Acts 16: 9-15 St. Stephen’s, Huntsville, Texas St. Luke’s, Livingston, Texas Trinity & St. Michael and All Angels, Longview, Texas {click here for audio} Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! Back in the 1970s and 80s, one of the most successful businesswomen in the […]

Sermon from April 24, 2016 Revelation 21: 1-6 St. Philip’s, Palestine, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! Many of you might remember that there was a movie that came out several years back, a movie produced by Mel Gibson that was titled: The Passion of the Christ. In that movie, […]

Sermon from April 17, 2016 Psalm 23 St. Stephen’s, Liberty, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! The King James Version of the 23rd Psalm has been memorized for centuries. The King James Version of the 23rd Psalm is still the most requested scripture reading, by far, to be read at […]

Sermon from April 10, 2016 Acts 9: 1-20 Christ Church, Tyler, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! For many clergy, a part of our seminary training is to serve as a chaplain for the summer, in a hospital setting. I went to the Virginia Theological Seminary, right across the Potomac […]