Sermon : ‘Seeing Things’

June 10, 2018      Doug Norris, Brandon Carter    Romans 12 :9-21 (see text below) Last week, I spoke about a problem we share with the ancient story of Moses – how to encourage people to stop, to pause, to rest, for sabbath. Today – a situation we share...

Sermon : ‘Starting To Stop’

 June 3, 2018,    Doug Norris, Daniel Reed (sermon audio begins at 23:38) Some years ago Heather and I had a very fine trip to France, including a stay in a small village in the Alps.  We had a message from our hostess as to how to get there : “Turn off the highway...

Sermon : ‘Joy. (Unspeakable.)’

 May 27, 2018     Doug Norris Let’s hear again the remarkable vision of Isaiah – Isaiah 6:1-8    I saw the Lord sitting on a throne, high and lofty; and the hem of his robe filled the temple. Seraphs….each had six wings: …. one called to another and said:...

Sermon : ‘Breath Maker, Bread Giver’

‘Breath Maker, Bread Giver’          Doug Norris     (based on John 17 (see text at end) Here are some of the moving parts set out in front of us today. Ascension Day was this past week.  This church tradition marks the 40 days after Easter when Jesus was ‘taken up’...