The Spirit of Peace

This is a vuvuzula. It is a long, narrow horn that really caught on in World Cup soccer matches a few years back. These simple horns can produce up to 120 decibels of sound when you are standing just three feet in front of them. That is as loud as a rock concert or a

We Have Found the Messiah

“I am not the Messiah” That’s probably pretty obvious to all of you.  Of course, I’m not the Messiah. But I wasn’t talking about me. These were the words of John the Baptist as he started his ministry. He was out there, talking to people about the coming Kingdom of God, preaching, inviting people to

Never Go Hungry

We are gathered here tonight, as one community of faith, to give thanks. Throughout this month, I’ve been preaching about gratitude and giving thanks and one of the things that we have highlighted is that God wants us to give thanks for the differences among us.  It is only by being grateful for someone you