Monthly Archives: April 2017

Sermons Carved in Stones

A sermon delivered by Rev. Dr. Randy K. Hammer, April 23, 2017 Job 28:9-13 GNT; reading from John Muir “. . . the sublime rocks were trembling with the tones of the mighty chanting congregation of waters gathered from all … Continue reading

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Holding On, Letting Go, and Moving Forward

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, April 16, 2017 John 20:1-18 GNT When I get comfortable with the way things are, I sometimes would rather they not change.  Take, for instance, going to the grocery store.  When you … Continue reading

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The Courage to Stand Close

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, April 9, 2017 Matthew 26:47-50, 55-56; 27:45-50, 55 GNT In writing about caregivers and human responses to suffering, and how we relate to those loved ones who suffer and for whom we … Continue reading

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Good News for Everyone

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, April 2, 2017 Matthew 11:2-6 GNT We do well, every now and then, to be reminded what the New Testament word “gospel” really means.  In the original Greek, the word translated “gospel” … Continue reading

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