Turning the World Right Side Up

A sermon delivered by Kate Hanch, Children’s Pastor and Ministry Associate, preached at the Academy of Preachers Breakout Session at the CBF General Assembly on June 24, 2011. Matthew 5:43-48 Looking at our enemies with God’s eyes.   Love people who hate your guts....

Water Cooler Conversations

A sermon delivered by Robert Browning, Pastor, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, Ga., on March 27, 2011. John 4:5-42 Did you ever live in a place where you had a well your family depended upon for water? My grandparents did. Their well was outside the...

Three Ways to Live Out the Hardest Commandment

Perhaps one of the most troubling and ignored commands of Jesus is the order to love our enemies. Spoken in the same context as Jesus’ recognition that we are called to love our neighbors – that is, those easier to love – Jesus’ command to love our enemies...