Day1 Weekly Programs by The Rev. J. C. Austin
Tuesday July 02, 2013
What can we learn about the future of the church from Jesus' sending 70 followers to go out and minister in his name? The Rev. J.C. Austin helps us wrestle with that question in his sermon on Luke 10.
Tuesday September 11, 2012
In his sermon on Mark 8:27-38, the Rev. J.C. Austin offers a fresh take on what it means to follow Jesus, who said that those who lose their lives for his sake will save it. What are we willing to lose in order to follow Jesus faithfully?
Articles by The Rev. J. C. Austin
Friday April 19, 2013
This week, as we all began learning of and responding to the bombings in Boston, a meme of Mr. Rogers went viral on Facebook. As soon as I saw what he was saying, I understood why: "When I was a boy and I would see scary things on the news, my mother would say to me, 'Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping."
Thursday October 06, 2011
According to the Alabama State Legislature, both Jesus and the Good Samaritan got it wrong: the Samaritan should have checked the ID of the guy in the road before helping him, because if the guy in the road was an undocumented resident, the Samaritan should have passed by on the other side, too.