Sermon Archive (Page 5)

Sermon Archive (Page 5)

A Different Kind of Denial

A Different Take on Jesus’ Words: “Deny Yourself!”                                        Mark 8:27-38    I am wondering today about this question of denial. Jesus says to his disciples “Deny yourselves, take up your cross and follow me.” Denial can mean many things! Denial can mean different things—to different people. For example, it is common these…

A Prayer for all Problems

A Prayer for All Problems   Recently, when a problem suddenly arose in my afternoon—   And I was feeling a little pity for myself : “Why did this happened to me at an otherwise peaceful and undisturbed time—   I wrestled around inside my own head for a while.   Then I remembered,   “Scott, you need to pray the Serenity Prayer.”   And I did.…