Monthly Archives: February 2015

Worship – First Sunday in Lent

**This first Sunday in Lent, Ginter Park Baptist Church has had to cancel activities.  This was to be the first Sunday of a series entitled, Walking into Darkness based on Barbara Brown Taylor’s book, Learning to Walk in the Dark.  … Continue reading

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Walking into Darkness, a Lenten Liturgy

Walking into Darkness is a Lenten Liturgy using readings from Barbara Brown Taylor’s Learning to Walk in the Dark.  It was developed in collaboration after a discussion between Tim and I sparked the idea.  My congregation will be “walking into … Continue reading

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Mother Emmanuel (A sermon on John 19:25b-30 for Ginter Park Baptist Church on February 23, 2014. The third in a series on Mary, Beyond Christmas.)

Jesus’ ministry is “framed” by Mary in the Gospel of John. The word “Emmanuel” means God with us, and was used in the way Matthew told the story of Jesus’ birth, when an angel in a dream told Joseph that … Continue reading

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Get Behind Me, Mother (A sermon on Mark3:19b-21, 31-35 for Ginter Park Baptist Church on February 16, 2014. The second in a series on Mary, Beyond Christmas.) The second sermon in a series

As we started this sermon series on Mary last Sunday, we stopped to think about how many of us packed Mary – along with Joseph, and the baby Jesus, and probably a few farm animals – into boxes and hauled … Continue reading

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