Jesus said, “I have other sheep who are not of this fold. I must gather them.” This means that we must learn to trust Jesus, ultimately to break down the barriers that separate us from other Christians.
The signs of Christ’s resurrection are all around us though sometimes they are hard to believe in fully.
It is possible to “miss” Easter, and other spiritual days of importance, because we simply weren’t in the right emotional place to receive the blessings they offer. In this sermon, John speaks to this experience and offers words of hope to those for whom Easter may not have been as uplifting as they might have […]
Often in our lives we are confronted with a seemingly impossible task–like Mary and the women who went to the tomb to anoint the body of Jesus. They were worried on their way that they would not have the strength to open the tomb but found that God had done that work already for them. […]