Palm Sunday: In on a Colt, Out on a Cross

March 29, 2015 Palm Sunday: In on a Colt, Out on a Cross Psalm 65 Mark 11:1-11 This Jesus of Palm Sunday, is one of my favorite images of Jesus. This Jesus has swagger, chutzpah, he marches into Jerusalem with abandon, like an activist who as nothing left to lose, but...

Love in the Face of Pain

March 22, 2015 Love in the Face of Pain Psalm, 31:9-16 Mark 14:1-9 I’ve been thinking about gifts a lot lately. Somewhat inspired by our guest preacher last week, Erin Littlestar, who said that God has given us great gifts of pleasure to experience food and intimacy,...

How Does God Taste?

Preached by Guest, Erin Teal Littlestar March 15, 2015 How does God taste? Genesis 2:15-3:21 John 6:48-63 When Julia invited me to come talk with you about experiencing God through our sense of taste… I admit I got excited. The concept itself it a bit… erotic… no?...

Be Now My Vision

March 8, 2015 Be Now My Vision Psalm 146 Mark 8:22-26 My third week here I got a phone call from one of our church leaders saying, “Julia, just so you know, I thought I found a bag of oregeno in the church bathroom, it looked liked a dried herb in little nuggets, and...

Touching, Changing

March 1, 2015 Touching, Changing Exodus 15:19-21 Mark 5:21-43 I want the world to dance for you; for words to spin out of my mouth, to pirouette into your ears, to leap over your shoulder, into the heart of the person behind you, while your own thoughts ripple and...