Monthly Archives: May 2016

What Really Matters in the End

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, May 29, 2016 (Memorial, Graduation) Matthew 25:31-45 CEB Again this past week I found myself at a sermon crossroad, or sermon dilemma.  Would I prepare a sermon on Memorial Day, remembering and … Continue reading

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Religious Insights from Emily Dickinson

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, May 22, 2016 Genesis 32:22-28 CEB; Poem #49 by Emily Dickinson Pre-Readings Note: Occasionally I am asked how long it took to prepare such and such a sermon.  The answer for some … Continue reading

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Getting Out of the Way of God (or the Good)

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, May 1, 2016 Acts 11:1-18 CEB There is an old, old story, which you may have heard, about a church deacon (or it could have been a church board member in general) … Continue reading

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