Fires, Prisons & the God of Life

Text: John 6:51-58 Date: Aug 15, 2021 It has been almost two months since Stephan, Tyler & Holly led a group of us up to Grand Lake to help MDS with the East Troublesome Fire clean-up, but I think about the work we did often, especially with all the fires raging...

Memory and Hope

Text: John 21:1-19 Date: June 20, 201 It’s still an odd feeling, being here, in this sanctuary, with all of you, looking out, seeing the empty spaces where Don & Elvira used to sit, no longer seeing Don Mellott next to Mary Beth, nor seeing Joyce and Sam, in the...

Friendship: The Ministry of Being With

John 15May 6 2018Candidating sermon for Glennon HeightsYou’re showing a child, a relative, perhaps even a colleague how to perform a straightforward yet delicate task – threading a needle, untying a knot, even sifting flour. And time after time they make all...

In transition

Message for May 28, 2017Glennon Heights Mennonite ChurchBetsy Headrick McCraeScripture passage: John 17:1-11 and Acts 1:1-14In transitionOur biblical passages this morning are all about transition. In John, Jesus hasbeen talking with his disciples about what’s coming,...

The love of God

Message for Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017Glennon Heights Mennonite ChurchBetsy Headrick McCraeScripture passages: Matthew 28:1-10 and John 1:1-5The love of God“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word wasGod. He was in the beginning with...