2nd Sunday After Epiphany - Year A
January 19, 2014
The Rev. Pam Driesell
I want to start out today with a question. Are you ready? WHO WANTS TO BE AN EVANGELIST?
Seriously...wherever you are, raise your hand...if you want to be an EVANGELIST? I wonder how many hands are raised out there. Typically when I ask this question in a sanctuary or room full of people, no one raises their hand. On very few occasions one or two people have.
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June 17, 2012
The Rev. Dr. Davis Chappell
The Rev. Dr. Davis Chappell suggests that we can learn a lot about how we communicate the Good News in our culture by studying how the Apostle Paul spoke to the Athenians in ancient Greece about their "unknown god."
The Rev. John Gunn
According to The Rev. John R. Gunn, "In religious circles, there are many who play the role of saint without an element of saintliness in their characters. It is this theatrical religion that Jesus condemns - a religion which manifests itself only in religious pretensions, religious regalia and religious ceremonies."
June 30, 2009
The Rev. John Thomas
The UCC's general minister and president, the Rev. Dr. John Thomas, takes a fresh look at the stories of Jonah and the Ethiopian eunuch, and the call to evangelism.
The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston
The Rev. Scott Black Johnston sits down with Day1 host Peter Wallace to discuss the survival of the mainline church, evangelism, prophetic preaching in contemporary times and lastly Scott's comic book collection and the deep connection between his love of comic books and his faith. What role does popular culture play in modern preaching and speaking of faith?