Beloved Community Service

Beloved Community Service

It’s that time of year again. It’s your annual reminder to do your beloved community service.  Observed the third Monday of each year, the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service honors the pastor and civil rights leader’s achievements and highlights opportunities for...

Blind Spots

A sermon delivered Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on October 28, 2012. The Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost Mark 10:46-52 Job 42:1-6, 10-17; Psalm 34:1-8 (19-22); Hebrews 7:23-28 Nancy Rockwell described a man she met in Boston...

The Sons of Entitlement

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on October 21, 2012. Mark 10:35-45 The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost Job 38:1-7 (34-41); Psalm 1`04:1-9, 24, 35c; Hebrews 5:1-10         Two months before he was assassinated,...

Living Into Our Legacy

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City Mo., on March 4, 2012. The Second Sunday of Lent Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 Slip off your shoes and socks and roll your pants legs up and step gingerly into the gently flowing waters of the...

Called and Recalled

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on January 15, 2012. The Second Sunday after Epiphany I Samuel 3:1-10 Psalm 139: 1-6, 13-18; John 1:43-51; I Corinthians 6:12-20   At the age of 17, Martin Luther King, Jr....