Whitney United Methodist Church

Episode Summary Continuing in the book of Mark, Reverend Christina this morning examines the section that focuses on what Jesus taught his disciples about serving others. Key characters in this story are the disciples James and John. Together they came to Jesus requesting honored places in Christ’s kingdom. Jesus did not subject the two disciples to ridicule for asking, but he did deny their request. Instead of assuring them a high position in the Kingdom, he explained that true greatness comes in serving others. Perhaps the request made by James and John came out of fear of Jesus’ impending death and resurrection and how thisRead More →

Whitney United Methodist Church

Episode Summary Today, Reverend Christina continues her new sermon series with giving as its main theme. This morning, she focuses on an incident described in three of the gospels. It involves a rich man who asks Jesus just what he should do to gain eternal life. Jesus responded with a challenge: he firmly told the questioner to “go your way, sell whatever you have, and give to the poor.” What this challenge did was expose what might keep the rich man from ever enjoying eternal life: his love of money. Money represented the man’s pride of accomplishment, a kind of “I did it my way”Read More →

Cloverdale United Reformed Church

This radio show is a ministry of Cloverdale United Reformed Church where Russell Herman is the teaching pastor. This show airs daily at 4 pm MST. In today’s sermon, Pastor Russell cover the tenth chapter of the Gospel of Mark, using it to discuss the concept of infant baptism. The pastor emphasizes the fact that this chapter was not written explicitly about infant baptism, but the concepts covered in the chapter are strongly related to the practice as well as many other practices of Christianity.   Russell Herman has been the Pastor at Cloverdale United Reformed Church since August 2014. He earned degrees from Northwestern College (B.A.Read More →

Cloverdale United Reformed Church

This radio show is a ministry of Cloverdale United Reformed Church where Russell Herman is the teaching pastor. This show airs daily at 4 pm MST. In today’s sermon, Pastor Russell cover the tenth chapter of the Gospel of Mark, using it to discuss the concept of infant baptism. The pastor emphasizes the fact that this chapter was not written explicitly about infant baptism, but the concepts covered in the chapter are strongly related to the practice as well as many other practices of Christianity.   Russell Herman has been the Pastor at Cloverdale United Reformed Church since August 2014. He earned degrees from Northwestern College (B.A.Read More →