A Laughing Matter

“What’s wrong, Bubba?” asked the pastor. “I need you to pray for my hearing,” said Bubba. The pastor put his hands on Bubba’s ears and prayed. When he was done, he asked, “So how’s your hearing?” “I don’t know,” said Bubba. “It ain’t ‘til next Tuesday down at the courthouse.” A priest and a pastor…

Communion (A Christmas Sermon)

It was a night just like tonight. It was late and dark. Humid and warm. You people always think it snowed. It no more snowed there than it does here! Besides, you’d never find me wandering out in the snow. Oh no! Not with my flock. But it was dark, and it was late, and…

Face to Face

Preached at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church – Tifton, Georgia Luke 9:28-36 We were exhausted. Our feet were blistered. Our legs were weary. Our backs were screaming. We were worn slap out, and so was he. For days and days we had been traveling, teaching, curing, feeding . . . always, always surrounded by people, droves of people….