https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-gifw5-fd52c0 John 2 Cleaning out the good in favor of the best. ___________________ Rev Barbara Jernigan
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-nf496-fc28f5 Genesis 22:1-19 Abraham could have stopped believing that this God who had called him was really different from the gods he had left in the human-sacrificing city of Ur, and obeyed no matter what, as just one god among many. Abraham could have held onto his belief that this God was different from the gods… Continue reading WDJD: Jesus Ransomed Humanity
Not everybody is, but if you're like me, you apologize a lot. If you apologize a lot, you have probably had people point out to you that you apologize a lot. (As if that were news to you.) And chances are that in that case, you have apologized for apologizing at least once or twice,… Continue reading Sorry Not Sorry
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-yjrhc-fbe318 Genesis 15 We know Jesus died on the cross for our sins, but how did that actually work? For one thing, He fulfilled the terms of the covenant with Abraham. ---------- Pastor Jenn
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-u6baj-fae9ec John 17 The greatest evil that could befall the Church--and consequently the world--is for God's people to become disunited from the Trinity and then from each other. ---------- Pastor Jenn
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-cyuiw-fa3d71 John 4:35-42 Where Spirit-and-Truth worship occurs, mission and our fulfillment inevitably follow. ------------ Pastor Jenn
True listening can be scary: We might hear things we don't want to hear. We might feel like our silence implies we are agreeing with things we strongly oppose. We might even find that the other human being we thought was the devil is actually human...and maybe even likable.
Once (a very long, seven-year "once") I worked at a church as a Christian Education Director. My primary (but certainly not only) responsibility being to oversee the Youth Group, teaching them and providing them with educational and ideally also socially beneficial activities throughout the year. These events have mostly kind of blurred together in my… Continue reading Where Your Treasure Is
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-359z4-f91c2a John 4:25-38 Is it possible that this story is showing us that Jesus--that God Himself--has longings deeper than His incarnate physical needs, too? ----------- Pastor Jenn
"I checked out your suggested page. Noticed you wanted some funds for the study. Thanks but no thanks. You should consider doing ministry as a ministry, instead of as a profession."