Sermon: The Smell of the Bride

I invite you to turn with me in your Bibles to the Gospel of Mark. Mark 14:1-11. Mark is the second book of the New Testament – Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John – about 2/3 of the way through your Bible. Mark 14:1-11. For the weeks leading up to Easter, known as the season of…

Sermon: The Red Thread of Salvation (cont’d)

[This sermon was originally preached on Sunday, March 13, 2016 as part of a series of  Community Lenten Evening Services between rural RCA and PCA churches in our area.] I invite you to open your bibles with me to 2 Corinthians 1:18-24. If you don’t have a bible with you, feel free to grab one…

First Glance: Mark 14:1-11

While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on his head. (Mark 14:3) When Jesus remarked on this woman’s action, he said, “she has…

Monologue – Nicodemus

Throughout our lenten journey this year our congregation has been following the lives of several people in their encounters with Christ. In the form of monologues we have listened to their story. Over the next few weeks we would like to share them with you as well. It has been a fun experience to write them…