Not Accepted in the Homelands

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   8:29 AM ON MON JUL 2 2018
Last week in worship here at Mount Hebron Presbyterian we were thinking about “Jesus the Healer.” This week we’ll be ta…

Surprise Justice: Mercy, Not Sacrifice

• KINGDOM SEEKING   10:26 AM ON THU JUN 28 2018
We live in a society that is severely lacking in the ability to show much mercy, if any at all. I won’t spend time tr…

Do I Really Need Counseling to Grieve Well?

• SPIRITUAL GRIT   10:52 PM ON TUE JUN 26 2018
Today’s guest post is written by licensed biblical counselor, Jessica McDaniel of the Austin Stone Counseling Center…

Healing

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   8:24 AM ON MON JUN 25 2018
 Last week here at Mount Hebron Presbyterian Church, we were thinking about stormy days and had a sermon titled “Wit…

Athens and Jerusalem / Parshat Chukkat

• TASTE OF TORAH   3:00 PM ON FRI JUN 22 2018
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Free Falling: The Slavery of Self

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON WED JUN 20 2018
July 4, 2018 is coming soon. Two weeks from today America will celebrate another Independence Day with parades, backyard b…

Facing The Storm

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   10:09 AM ON MON JUN 18 2018
 Gil Fronsdal, a spiritual director and teacher, invites her readers to contemplate the following story. “Imagine t…

The Gospel Call

• ABIDING SAVIOR   11:29 PM ON FRI JUN 15 2018
Over the years, I’ve come to understand the follow-on Genesis creation story of Adam and Eve in a very different way than…

Life Together: The Life God Created Us to Live

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON TUE JUN 12 2018
In Confessions, Saint Augustine mentions how some people ask the question, “What was God doing before he made the heaven…

Seeds of Faith

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:14 AM ON MON JUN 11 2018
 Seeds. Such small, tiny things. Yet within every seed is all the potential for growth that is needed. Of course there…

The Imago Dei: It’s Who We Are

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON WED JUN 6 2018
Someone once said, “If you want to change the world, tell a different story.” That’s because storytelling…

Tenacity and Tartan

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   2:32 PM ON MON JUN 4 2018
This coming Sunday at Mount Hebron Presbyterian Church, we celebrate our Presbyterian (and National) Scottish heritage. Our…

The Questions of Declining Churches

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON WED MAY 30 2018
Around the country, Churches of Christ continue to decline in numbers of local churches and individual members. You can rea…

Lord of the Sabbath

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:29 AM ON TUE MAY 29 2018
It’s one of the 10 Commandments that Christians often skip over. Or at least try and interpret in a way that fits with the…

God In Our Midst

• ABIDING SAVIOR   1:51 PM ON FRI MAY 25 2018
Who is God?  What’sGod?  And how do we know that what we know about God is “right”?    I’v…

Trinity and Community

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:42 AM ON MON MAY 21 2018
Here at Mount Hebron Presbyterian Church, each Sunday we meet for worship, we sing a short song of praise, following a st…

Mothers Day, Confirmations and Growing Families!

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:06 AM ON MON MAY 7 2018
Here at Mount Hebron Presbyterian Church, we just finished up a series on the First Letter of John. The final message in th…

Stay Connected

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:07 AM ON MON APR 30 2018
I sat down one evening to watch TV. I picked up the remote control and pressed the button. Nothing happened. I’d been meani…

Resurrection!

• ABIDING SAVIOR   5:20 PM ON WED APR 25 2018
I love the season of Easter! It’s my favorite Church season. Probably because it also falls on my favorite calendar seaso…

Faith and Fear

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   10:56 AM ON MON APR 23 2018
 Time and again the biblical teaches, “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom” (Psalm 111:10; Proverbs 9:…

A Memorial Message For a Child

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON TUE APR 17 2018
I recently spoke at the memorial service for a young man who was murdered. I did not know the man and only recently had com…

Reflected Love

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   11:50 AM ON MON APR 16 2018
I am old enough to remember some of the first color photographs that were a result of spaceships traveling to the moon. Wha…

Romans, Reconciliation, and The Gospel

• KINGDOM SEEKING   12:00 AM ON TUE APR 10 2018
One doesn’t have to look very hard to see the problem of racism is a difficult issue in America. Fifty years after th…

3 Ways Pastors Can Help Women and Families Exp…

• SPIRITUAL GRIT   11:06 PM ON MON APR 9 2018
This post originally appeared on Careleader.org March 2018.
As a pastor of a congregation with young families you may have …

Humility and Pride

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:17 AM ON MON APR 9 2018
One of the many things that can block our experience of the love of God is pride. The kind of intellectual pride that thin…

Harvest of Hypocrisy / Parshat Shemini 2018/5778

• TASTE OF TORAH   11:15 AM ON FRI APR 6 2018
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Walk in the Light

• MOUNT HEBRON MUSINGS   9:19 AM ON MON APR 2 2018
For our Post-Easter services here at Mount Hebron Presbyterian Church we are taking the theme “Sin, Forgiveness and Love …

LENTEN MOMENT

• ABIDING SAVIOR   10:05 AM ON FRI MAR 30 2018
Considering today is the day we remember and commemorate Jesus’s crucifixion here are a few things to look at; one is a poe…

LENTEN MOMENT

• ABIDING SAVIOR   3:43 PM ON THU MAR 29 2018
Lenten MeditationA portion of a recent message from our Bishop – a reminder to us all in this (church) time of seeing death…

Lenten Moment

• ABIDING SAVIOR   9:51 AM ON TUE MAR 27 2018
Here is a poem from Rumi, a 13th century Persian scholar, theologian, and mystic.   He is well known in spiritual…