The Sound of Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1-9)

I. Have you attended a movie, concert, or play in which the person next to you talks the whole time? You know, you’re sitting there, enjoying the show; and the show or concert comes to a place of awesome suspense or beauty or wonder, and then there it is: A voice of someone who ruinsContinue reading “The Sound of Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1-9)”

The tax collector’s prayer

How often do you pray? People assume that because I’m a pastor I pray all of the time.  I certainly do pray; but like many of you, I wish I devoted more time to prayer.   We all do, so what’s the problem? If you’re like me, you have two big hurdles to overcome (besides time,Continue reading “The tax collector’s prayer”