Tag Archives: anger

I Am Still Angry. A Prayer for Change.

I wake up this morning still angry.  My mind and my heart cannot get away from the events of what happened last night.  Zimmerman was found not guilty.  I know this verdict doesn’t mean he is innocent.  It means that … Continue reading

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The Human Side of Jelly Bean

A lot has happened since we spoke last.  A week ago, I began my trek down south and have landed back in Virginia a week ago Sunday.  It was a good trip. We made it in 10 hours, including the … Continue reading

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Lessons in Anger and Forgiveness

Matthew 5:23-26 (The Message translation) 23-24“This is how I want you to conduct yourself in these matters. If you enter your place of worship and, about to make an offering, you suddenly remember a grudge a friend has against you, … Continue reading

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Prayers for the People in a Week of Highs and Lows

Gracious and Loving Parent, What a joy it is to be with you on this Sunday morning, to honor you, to worship you and to love you. We are grateful to be together, to celebrate your baptism, your life and … Continue reading

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Back to Basics – Sermon delivered 10/17/10

Matthew 22:34-40:  When the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together, and one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. ‘Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?’ He said to … Continue reading

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Why Proverbs? It has to do with a Lighthouse

As I work on this new “blought” thing, I have been focusing on some scripture that keeps coming to mind. Proverbs 3:5-6 is my “favorite” if you will. I have a hard time saying favorite because there are many scriptures … Continue reading

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