Sermon : Please Do Not Disturb

Doug Norris  (Is.40 : 27-31 , Mk 1 : 29-39) I’ll begin with a confession.  I have been caught sleeping on the job.   Among the various odd items sitting around my office – there is a 4 foot long pencil, 2 guitars that I never use, a shovel, my bobble-head Jesus...

Sermon : ‘Curry In Carnoustie’

 Doug Norris A couple of weeks ago I asked for some themes to discuss, here in my last set of sermons.  –  I got a  very fine and challenging response – from Jocelyn. I’ll paraphrase but just slightly : Can I be committed to both the practice of my...

Sermon : ‘A Word From The Wise”

January 27, 2019     Doug Norris I found a little booklet.  I have been sifting through my office, several decades of accumulation.  Photos from youth group retreats when I was young and had the energy for that kind of thing.  More hair, more teeth.    The bobble-head...

Sermon/Story : ‘Love, The Star’

Love, The Star…  A Story For Christmas Sunday,  2018 *  Doug Norris   It wasn’t as though there was a lack of decorations.  That wasn’t the reason for the diligent search.  There were enough shiny things in the box to submerge a dozen trees. There were little shards...