Archive | September, 2017

I’ve Known Rivers

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Texts: Ezekiel 47:6-12; Isaiah 41:17-18; Psalm 36:7-8; John 7:37-38
Date: September 24, 2017
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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I’ve Known Rivers

Sermon: I’ve Known Rivers
Texts: Ezekiel 47:6-12; Isaiah 41:17-18; Psalm 36:7-8; John 7:37-38
Date: September 24, 2017
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
         Lanston Hughes wrote these haunting lines of poetry:
 
I’ve known rivers:
I’ve known rivers ancient as the world and older than the flow of human blood in human veins.
My soul has grown deep like the rivers.[1]
          I’ve known rivers.  No doubt you’ve known rivers as well.  Put yourself next to a river you have known in your mind’s eye.  […]

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Pipsqueaked

Sermon: Pipsqueaked
Texts: Job 38:1-7, 25-27, 39:1-8; Mark 1:9-13; Romans 8:18-25
Date: September 17, 2017
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
         Let’s join our brother Job at the corner of “What the hell?” and Whirlwind.  Job has confronted God with a challenge regarding what he perceives as a design flaw in the creation—that a good fellow such as  himself should be suffering, even while some of wickedest people in the world flourish.  He believes his integrity should have prevented his suffering, and […]

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What or Who

Sermon: What or Who?
Texts: Genesis 2:4-9; Psalms 96:11-13
Date: September 10, 2017
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
         The smell of ashes.  We’ve had it in our nostrils more than we’d like this summer. 
         One of the liberators of the Auschwitz concentration camp remembers the smell of ashes and the silence that greeted his army unit when they got to that awful place.  The horror of realizing that the smell of ashes was not traced to a “what” but a […]

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The Kingdom of God: Within

Sunday, September 3, 2017
Scripture: Psalm 100; Luke 17:20-24; Hebrews 11:1-3
Sermon: The Kingdom of God: Within
Elyse Fairweather, guest sermonizer
Their feathers shimmer and glint in the sunlight – green hues sparkle as they bob and flit. The hummingbirds are delighting in their meal – freshly filled feeders. It’s a simple sugar and water mixture, but to the hummingbirds it is life.
This summer we have been focusing on the Kingdom of God. We have been studying the parables – learning from the words […]

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