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Behold

Sermon: Behold
Texts: Isaiah 49:1-7; John 1:29-42
Date: January 19, 2020
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
One of the delights of this past Christmas for me was hosting a young adult homecoming reunion here at EHCC for “kids” coming home to visit their parents for the holidays. I had brought some good whole bean coffee but forgot the grinder at home so I ran down to T & C […]

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On Partiality

Sermon: On Partiality
Texts: Isaiah 42:1-9; Matthew 3:13-17; Acts 10:34-39a
Date: January 12, 2020
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
Back in the day when I was Associate Pastor at Kirkland Congregational Church, the church helped us welcome our daughter Emma into the world.  I remember one day sitting in their lounge area for some event, holding another church child on my lap.  Emma—who was around two years old at the time—came running up in a fury and gave the kid in my […]

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Dream Angel

Sermon: Dream Angel
Texts: Isaiah 7:10-16; Matthew 1:18-25
Date: December 22, 2019
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
“An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream.” Thanks to the Plains High School chorus in which I sang alto more than 40 years ago, the word “dream” has a tune permanently attached, a forever earworm of the Everly Brothers’ song “Dream, Dream, Dream.” Do you remember it? “Dream. […]

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Dream Angel

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Texts: Isaiah 7:13-15; Matthew 1:18-25
Date: December 22, 2019
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Blooming

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Texts: Isaiah 35:1-10; Luke 1:46b-55
Date: December 15, 2019
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Blooming

Sermon: Blooming
Texts: Isaiah 35:1-10; Luke 1:46b-55
Date: December 15, 2019
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
A poet named Jennifer Henry wrote a variation on the Christmas song “Mary Did You Know” that highlights the revolutionary character of what she’s singing. Here are some selected verses of her revision:
Mary did you know,
that your ancient words
would still leap off our pages?
Mary did you know,
that your spirit song
would echo through the ages?
Did you […]

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As If

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Texts: Isaiah 2:1-5 (NRSV); Psalm 98 (hymnal); Romans 13:11-14 (NRSV)
Date: December 1, 2019
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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As If

Sermon: As If
Texts: Isaiah 2:1-5; Psalm 98; Romans 13:11-14
Date: December 1, 2019
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
Perhaps I’m easily amused. The fact that the admonishment “Let us live honorably as in the day, not in reveling and drunkenness, not in debauchery and licentiousness, not in quarreling and jealousy…Make no provision for the flesh, to gratify its desires” is assigned by the Lectionary to the first Sunday of Advent […]

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Say “Ah!”

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Texts: Acts 4:32-35, CEB
Date: November 24, 2019
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Say “Ah!”

Sermon: Say “Ah!”
Text: Acts 4:32-35
Date: November 24, 2019
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
The Acts passage we just heard paints such a beautiful picture of the early church in Jerusalem, doesn’t it? “Now the whole group of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one claimed private ownership of any possessions, but everything they owned was held in common…and great grace was upon them all.” […]

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