Archive | October, 2018

Unlordly Power

Sermon: Unlordly Power
Texts: Isaiah 53:4-12; Mark 10:35-45
Date: October 28, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
          The worship theme today is “Healing Power.”  While hearing that might lead you to imagine supernatural powers for healing illness, the theme is actually about healing the social structures that create and distribute interpersonal power.  So let’s think together about power, what it means, how it may be abused or used faithfully.          
There was one particular moment in the recent hearings around Brett […]

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The Look of Love

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Texts: Hebrews 4:12-16; Mark 10:17-31
Date: October 21, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Receiving a Blessing

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Texts: Psalm 8; Mark 10:2-16
Date: October 14, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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The Look of Love

Sermon: The Look of Love
Texts: Hebrews 4:12-16; Mark 10:17-31
Date: October 21, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
Isn’t it perfect that the story and sayings about riches are paired with the verses in Hebrews warning us that the word of God is “living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword?” Because is there any gospel passage that lands in a relatively well-off setting like ours that stings like this […]

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Receiving a Blessing

Sermon: Receiving a Blessing
Text: Psalm 8; Mark 10:2-16
Date: October 14, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
“Life is deep and simple, and what our society gives us is shallow and complicated.” This is one of many profound things Rev. Fred Rogers (Mr. Rogers) once said. I don’t know the context, but since I have been thinking a lot about him in connection with blessing children and nurturing a sense of trust, I spent some of the week reviewing and […]

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Have Salt in Yourselves and Be at Peace

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Texts: Numbers 11:4-6, 10-17, 24-29; Mark 9:38-50
Date: October 7, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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An Attempt to Articulate What Wants to Be a Howl

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Texts: James 3:13-4:3, 7-8; Mark 9:30-37
Date: September 30, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Have Salt in Yourselves and Be at Peace

Sermon: Have Salt in Yourselves and Be at Peace
Texts: Numbers 11:4-6, 10-17, 24-29; Mark 9:38-50
Date: October 7, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
          There was a funny little image in my Facebook feed a couple of days ago with the caption, “I have started coloring to manage my stress this week.” There was a picture of one of those fancy adult coloring book mandalas; but it had angry red crayon marks scribbled over it willy-nilly, looking like something a […]

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Healing Fear

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Texts: Isaiah 50:4-9; Mark 8:27-38
Date: September 23, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Be Opened: Healing Inhibitions

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Texts: Psalm 146; Mark 7:24-37
Date: September 16, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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