Sermon for Good Shepherd Sunday (Easter 4) 2016

S. Easter 4.16 “Hard Truths for a Soft Sunday” John 10:22-30 I suppose Good Shepherd Sunday, on the face of it, should be a soft and gentle Sunday, with visions of warm spring days, trees leafing out—little, newborn lambs romping in green pastures (perhaps there’s a lake

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Sermon for the 3rd Sunday of Easter 2016

S. Easter 3.16 “Jesus On The Shore” John 21:1-19 You know what this Gospel this morning is? It’s Adam and Eve in the garden, with some serious food issues, naked, hiding in the bushes, ashamed, evading the Lord God. It’s Eden Revisited, v. 2.0, revised; but I

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