Follow The Money

Matthew 6:19-21/Luke 12:32-34 by Daniel Harrell You may remember a story from a few years ago I told about this beautiful stone congregational church near

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The Eighth Day

Luke 2:21-40 by Daniel Harrell Happy New Year—we hope. 2016 left a lot to improve upon—the hottest year on record both politically and climatologically. I’ve

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Christmas Eve

Psalm 23; Isaiah 40:1-11; Luke 2:8-20 by Daniel Harrell Any familiarity with tonight’s Old Testament passage from Isaiah 40 likely comes from having heard it

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Who Is This?

Matthew 13:53-58 by Daniel Harrell Having spent all fall in Matthew 13 with Jesus’ kingdom parables—seeds, weeds, dirt, yeast, pearls and fishnets—I would be remiss

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Thanksgiving Day

Amos 8:1-14 by Daniel Harrell We gather together to worship the Lord this day as we imagine the Pilgrims of old may have worshipped—albeit without

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Separation Anxiety

Matthew 13:47-52 by Daniel Harrell This morning’s parable from Matthew 13 draws its comparison to Galilean fishermen who hauled their daily catch ashore and sorted

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Treasure Hunt

Matthew 13:44-46 by Daniel Harrell Well, Tuesday is almost here. Election Day. Judgment Day. The outcome feels scary whichever candidate we choose or personally don’t

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Weed Whacker

Matthew 13:24-29; 36-43 by Daniel Harrell Throughout the early history of Christian biblical interpretation, theologians regularly resorted to allegory as a way of understanding the

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Big Trees

Matthew 13:31-32 by Daniel Harrell We’re back to Matthew 13 this morning, plowing forward a few verses, but still sowing seeds, in this instance one

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The Riddler

Matthew 13:10-17 by Daniel Harrell What a splendid kickoff Sunday last week! A full house of wonderful worship, moon bounces for the kids and great

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