Monthly Archives: February 2016

Forgive the Fig

Sermon from February 28, 2016 Luke 13: 1-9 Ascension, Houston, Texas & Redeemer, Houston, Texas {click here for audio} Prairie View A&M University is just up the road from here, up Highway 290. And a few years ago, I had the opportunity to hear a speech by Dr. George Wright, who is the President of […]

Make Christianity Least Again

Sermon from February 26, 2016 1 Corinthians 1:18-24 Daughters of the King Assembly, Trinity, Marshall, Texas Now I have to tell you this: I love to preach to you. I think that one of the reasons why I love to preach in your midst – is because all of you are “all in.” You have […]

We Do Not Fear Anyone

Sermon from February 21, 2016 Psalm 27 Christ Church, Jefferson, Texas Last year, you good folks here at Christ Church welcomed me on my birthday. And not only did you welcome me on that day, you welcomed my wife, Susan – as well as my mom and dad. I am most grateful for your hospitality. […]

Tempters R Us

Sermon from February 14, 2016 Luke 4:1-13 St. James the Apostle, Conroe, Texas Now your rector makes it quite well-known – that he is a graduate of the University of Alabama. And I make it quite well-known – that I am a graduate of the University of Texas. And during my experience of college life […]

Peek-A-Boo, God Sees You

Sermon from February 7, 2016 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2 St. Cyprian’s, Lufkin, Texas Child psychologists tend to agree, that in the development of infants, there is a very important game that we play with babies. As a father, I played this game with both of my sons when they were babies. In this little game, as […]