Category Archives: Scripture

Can You Trust God? – Fourth Sunday after Pentecost [6/28/2020]

Can You Trust God? – Fourth Sunday after Pentecost [6/28/2020] By Ryan Ahlgrim, Pastor of First Mennonite Church in Richmond, Virginia. Passage:  Genesis 22:1-14 In today’s sermon, Ryan Ahlgrim, pastor of First Mennonite Church in Richmond, Virginia, asks the thought-provoking … Continue reading

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Telling Our Stories in the Light– Third Sunday after Pentecost [6/21/2020]

Telling Our Stories in the Light– Third Sunday after Pentecost [6/21/2020] By Courtney Allen Crump, Senior Pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia. Passage:  Matthew 10:24-39 The art of story telling can be pretty difficult. “We long to tell … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Gotta Laugh – Second Sunday after Pentecost [6/14/2020]

Sometimes You Gotta Laugh – Second Sunday after Pentecost [6/14/2020] By Carla Pratt Keyes, pastor of Ginter Park Presbyterian Church, in Richmond, Virginia. Passage: Genesis 18:1-15 and 21:1-7 Have you ever found yourself wondering, “How can God’s promises possibly come … Continue reading

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Very, Very Good – Trinity Sunday [6/7/2020]

Very, Very Good – Trinity Sunday [6/7/2020] By Phillip Martin, pastor of Epiphany Lutheran Church in Richmond, Virginia. Passage: Genesis 1:1-2:4a and Psalm 8 “I don’t think I’ve ever come across anyone who isn’t in some way fascinated by the … Continue reading

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A Disruptive Force and a Heartwarming Fire – Pentecost Sunday [5/31/2020]

A Disruptive Force and a Heartwarming Fire – Pentecost Sunday [5/31/2020] By Rev. Dr. Judy Kay, Pastor of Little Elk Creek Lutheran Church in Menomonie, Wisconsin. Passage: Acts 2:1-21 Have you ever tried to teach Biblical concepts to a group … Continue reading

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Dying or Rising? – Seventh Sunday of Easter [5/24/2020]

Dying or Rising? – Seventh Sunday of Easter [5/24/2020] By Father Michael Renninger, Pastor, St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Richmond, Virginia. Passage: John 17:1-11 Father Michael Renninger remembers showing a visitor around the sanctuary of his church.  I don’t like … Continue reading

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Believe It or Not, Does It Matter? – Sixth Sunday of Easter [5/17/2020]

Believe It or Not, Does It Matter? – Sixth Sunday of Easter [5/17/2020] By Ryan Ahlgrim, pastor of First Mennonite Church, Richmond, Virginia Passage: Acts 17:22-31 Does what you believe or not believe matter? Ryan Ahlgrim, pastor of First Mennonite … Continue reading

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A Family Resemblance – Fifth Sunday of Easter [5/10/2020]

A Family Resemblance – Fifth Sunday of Easter [5/10/2020] By Michael Renninger, pastor of St. Mary Catholic Church in Richmond, Virginia. Passage: John 14:1-14 Have you ever had someone tell you that you look like or act like your parents? … Continue reading

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How Have You Been Converted? – Fourth Sunday of Easter [5/3/2020]

How Have You Been Converted?  – Fourth Sunday of Easter [5/3/2020] By Ryan Ahlgrim, pastor of First Mennonite Church, Richmond, Virginia. Passage: Acts 2:42-47 Ryan Ahlgrim begins by sharing how he was zealous for trying to convert people as a … Continue reading

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Missing Easter – Third Sunday of Easter [4/26/2020]

Missing Easter – Third Sunday of Easter [4/26/2020] By Kristin Adkins-Whitesides, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church, Winchester, Virginia. Passage: Luke 24:13-35 Rev. Dr. Kristin Adkins-Whitesides, says, “Sometimes we miss Easter or only just catch a glimpse of it before … Continue reading

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