God in Empty Places

A sermon by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo. August 10, 2014 Genesis 37:1-11 The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost Psalms 105:1-6, 16-22, 45b; Matt. 14:22-33; Romans 10:5-15 It would not be unusual for anyone to ask, “Why are we spending...

Thin Places

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City Mo., on February 19, 2012 Transfiguration Sunday Mark 9:2-9       We hold this sacred story in the ordinary hands of our humanity and it reminds us of the delicate balance between...

Warning: God at Work!

A sermon delivered byKeith Herron, pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on August 14, 2011. Genesis 45:1-15 Last week I used the phrase, “as fate would have it,” to describe our amazement at what happened just as Joseph’s life was in danger from the...

God in the Empty Places

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on August 7, 2011. Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28 The Eighth Sunday After Pentecost If the stories of the Patriarchs and the Matriarchs (that is, the mothers and fathers of Jewish faith)...