Archive | September, 2018

Healing Fear

Sermon: Healing Fear
Texts: Isaiah 50:4-9; Mark 8:27-38
Date: September 23, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
The first question was easier to answer than the second one.  Jesus asked the disciples, “Who do people say that I am?”  They offered up a few answers circulating among the public.  I’m sure they had heard and overheard lots of speculation about the charismatic teacher and healer they were following.
Since Jesus’ day, the answers to that question have done nothing but multiply.  Who do […]

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Be Opened: Healing Inhibitions

Sermon: Be Opened: Healing Inhibitions
Texts: Psalm 146; Mark 7:24-37
Date: September 16, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
If you could see the way our cat Cobb has been looking at me the last few days, it would send a chill down your spine. When I walk into the room he eyes me with a mixture of fear and disdain, and he runs for cover if I get too close. Kitty Cobb suffered a serious injury just before Labor Day weekend; […]

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Heal My Heart

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Texts: Isaiah 29:13-16; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
Date: September 9, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Heal My Heart

Sermon: Heal My Heart
Texts: Isaiah 29:13-16; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
Date: September 9, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
          Tony Powell’s recollection of his father begins, “My father is obsessed with his nose, slave to it…he believes God created the nose as a joke around the office and forgot all about it in the rush to finish up the universe before Sunday, His day off.”  Father has terrible hay fever, and as a result the whole household is preoccupied with […]

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Light in the Darkness

“Light in the Darkness” by Elyse Fairweather
Scripture: Psalm 45:6-9; James 1:17-27; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15
September 2, 2018
I must admit, I had a difficult time choosing Scripture for today. Knowing that I was going to be talking about faith and doubt, I felt the Scripture had to reflect not only the tension between these two facets of spirituality, but also the grace that I have experienced within my own relationship with the Divine. In the midst of this struggle, I eventually found […]

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