Invasion of the Mustard Plants!

This is the sermon I preached on I Samuel 15:34-16:13 and Mark 4:26-34 at The Hermitage on June 14, 2015 When we moved into our Ginter Park home fourteen years ago, I had grand plans. The back yard was huge by … Continue reading

A Garden of Clichés

I’m not opposed to the occasional cliché.  They exist for a reason.  Much like uncomfortable stereotypes, clichés apply in situations I wish they did not.  And while clichés tend to amputate critical thinking, sometimes they simply cannot be avoided. Such … Continue reading