Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

Another Bread Story?

Another Bread Story? Sermon delivered at First Christian Church, Farmville, NC John 6: 35, 41-51 I have a couple of confessions to make to you as I stand before to share God’s word. The first, I will tell you now. … Continue reading

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Earthly Fathers and Heavenly Parents

When I was born the nurse told my father, “It’s a boy” and he said, “Shove it back in there.” I should have known then I was going to be a Daddy’s girl. You see, I was the fourth child … Continue reading

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Life Before the Cross

For years I have worn a cross around my neck. It’s unique and is key to my personality. The meaning behind the cross is more important than that. The cross reminds me, reminds us all, what was sacrificed for me … Continue reading

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Why Can’t We All Sit at the Same Table?

Many of my Facebook friends have been asking how the conversation went on Monday with the pastor who did a 15-week sermon series on marriage.  For those who read this blog and don’t know what I am talking about, here … Continue reading

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Why Would I Ever Put God in a Box?

I was ordained eight and a half years ago by Glen Allen Baptist Church. I will be forever grateful to their trust and assurance in my calling as a vocational minister.  I am doubly grateful for the fact they believe … Continue reading

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Courage of the Leper; Have Mercy on Us All

I am reading through the gospels as my morning devotion time.  This morning I was in the Gospel of Matthew, specifically chapter 8, when I was struck by verse 2, …and there was a leper who came to him [Jesus] and … Continue reading

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Fragile and Handle With Care on These Holy Days

It’s Saturday afternoon and I’m at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts writing a sermon. I am preaching on Wednesday at the Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond. My wonderful alma mater honored me with the invitation to preach and on … Continue reading

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