Sermons


“Spirit Transcended Tribalisms”

May 6, 2018 | Acts 8:26-40

When people ask me, “how are things going at the Old Dutch Church?” my standard response is, “we are running as fast as we can to keep up with what the Spirit is doing.”  Not just in the Church, but running to keep up with what the Spirit is doing in our larger community.  This […]

“Inhaling God’s Exhale”

April 8, 2018 | John 20:19-29; Acts 4:32-35

Jesus says to the hiding, huddled, frightened disciples, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so send I you.”  Then he breathes on them and says, “Receive the Holy Spirit.” This past Wednesday marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination at a hotel in Memphis.  He was 39 […]