Sour Grapes

Message for October 8, 2017 Glennon Heights Mennonite ChurchBetsy Headrick McCraeScripture passage: Isaiah 5:1-7 and Matthew 21:33-46Sour grapesSour grapes are not good fruit. I have had a bitter taste in my mouth since weheard the news of another mass shooting in Las...

Good seed, good soil

Message for July 16, 2017Glennon Heights Mennonite ChurchBetsy Headrick McCraeScripture passages: Isaiah 55:10-13 and Matthew 13:1-17Good seed, good soilI’m not much of a gardener myself but I love to watch – and benefit from! – otherpeople’s gardens. I love this time...

Getting ready

In this passage, Jesus uses 4 different words related to seeing or looking. blepete idhte agrupneite grhgorh Don’t worry, there’s not going to be a quiz on the Greek stuff. blepete comes from blepw, the general purpose NT word for see But it also carries a connotation...

Then your light will shine

Message for February 5, 2017Glennon Heights Mennonite ChurchBetsy Headrick McCraeScripture passages: Isaiah 58:1-12 and Matthew 5:13-16Then your light will shineWe are living in a time of upheaval. Things seem to be happening fast. We don’tknow what’s coming next. For...