Pentecost: In Unity and in Christ, there is Boldness

By Joe LaGuardia My Pentecost sermon this Sunday is on the unity of Christ’s Church.  Based on Acts 2:1-11, unity comes when God’s people gather to preach God’s Word, listen to God’s Word, and act on God’s Word.I won’t go over the whole sermon here–you will need to come to church for that!–but I wasContinue reading “Pentecost: In Unity and in Christ, there is Boldness”

The violence of Pentecost and the peace of the Gospel

By Joe LaGuardia Its not everyday that I get to try a new hermenuetic on for size.  Hermenuetics is the study of interpretation.  Like scientists who can switch out microscope lenses to vary magnifications, we Bible geeks can swap out various interpretative lenses in order to read scripture differently. I stumbled upon a review by Tony JonesContinue reading “The violence of Pentecost and the peace of the Gospel”