Monthly Archives: April 2018

Side By Side

Sermon from April 29, 2018 Act 8: 26-40 St. Mark’s, Beaumont, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! I spend a lot of time in my car on the road. And I also spend a lot of time in airplanes and at airports. At Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport, I even have […]

I Hear Voices

Sermon from April 22, 2018 John 10: 11-18 Holy Comforter, Spring, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! I hear voices. I hear voices in my life and in my head and all around me. Hearing voices and hearing sounds – and especially hearing music – have always been important in […]

Resurrection is Not Rare. So Don’t Stare.

Sermon from April 15, 2018 Acts 3: 12-19 Trinity, The Woodlands, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! As a young boy, my mother always taught me saying: Jeff, it’s not polite to stare. And yet in the Bible, in the Book of Acts, that’s exactly what the people do: They […]

The Peace: Nothing Can Separate Us

Sermon from April 8, 2018 John 20: 19-31 St. Dunstan’s, Houston, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! The peace of the Lord be always with you. And also with you. This greeting: “The peace of the Lord be always with you” is a part of our worship each and every […]

No Foolin’. It’s All True

Sermon from Easter Day 2018 1 Corinthians 15: 1-11 St. Philip’s, Palestine, Texas Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! Well, it’s April Fool’s Day. And I’m a pretty gullible and naïve guy. It seems that I always fall for April Fool’s Day pranks. When I was in college at the University […]