A Pentecost of Another Kind

A sermon by Randy Hyde, Pastor, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Little Rock, Ar. June 8, 2014 Pentecost Sunday Psalm 104:24-34; John 20:19-23 There is a tiny island off the western coast of Scotland, nestled in a region known as the Outer Hebrides, that is called...

Taking Evil Seriously in Our Broken World

I often use the adjectives “broken” and “wounded” to describe the world. Placed together, they express the collective impact of evil and destructive patterns of behavior on human lives. The Hebrew word “shalom” conveys the meaning...

Peace

A sermon by Howard Batson, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Amarillo, Tx. Luke 2:25-35 December 8, 2013 This Sunday’s is the second Sunday of Advent – peace.  The opposite of peace, of course, is war.  We are at war with ourselves, at war with God, at war with others –...