Don’t Let Rude Words Hit Their Target

I am always surprised when someone speaks rudely. Most of the time, people speak either kindly or at least neutrally. Rudeness catches me off guard. Back before everyone had cell phones, I had to drive to visit a parishioner who lived way out in the country. After...

The Pain of Rejection

A sermon by Robert Browning, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Frankfort, Ky. Luke 13:31-35 Let’s talk about rejection this morning. It is one of the most painful words in our vocabulary and always associated with broken dreams and disappointment. Who among us has not...

The Day Jesus Could Do Nothing

A sermon delivered by Randy Hyde, Pastor, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Little Rock, Ark, on July 8, 2012. Psalm 123:1-4; Mark 6:1-13 Oh, so Jesus thinks he’s the big shot now, does he? Coming back to town with his entourage in tow, taking over the synagogue on the...