Archive | November, 2018

Simple and Difficult and Uplifting

Sermon: Simple and Difficult and Uplifting
Texts: Micah 1:2-5; 5:2-5; 6:6-8
Date: November 25, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
Our biblical texts today offer us a little sampler platter from the words of the farmer prophet Micah. The three brief passages are suggested for a Sunday’s scripture portion by the creators of the “Narrative Lectionary,” an alternative to the regular lectionary that tends to focus on longer selections from one […]

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Blessed Be the Continuum of Endeavor

Sermon: Blessed Be the Continuum of Endeavor
Texts: Mark 13:1-2; Matthew 5:5-16
Date: November 18, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
The United Methodists of Paradise, California will be getting together later today at their sibling church in Chico, California. There is not much information on their website about this gathering; it just says it will not be a service but a time for everyone to get together after the Camp […]

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Gifts of Love, Unopened and Opened

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Texts: Psalm 136; 1 John 4:7-21
Date: November 11, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Gifts of Love, Unopened and Opened

Sermon: Gifts of Love, Unopened and Opened
Texts: Psalm 136; 1 John 4:7-21
Date: November 11, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
There are so many gifts
Still unopened from your birthday,
There are so many hand-crafted presents
That have been sent to you by God.
The Beloved does not mind repeating,
“Everything I have is also yours.”
Please forgive Hafiz and the Friend
If we break into a sweet laughter
When your heart complains of being thirsty
When ages ago
Every cell in your soul
Capsized forever
Into this infinite golden sea.
Indeed,
A lover’s […]

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I Want to See

Sermon: I Want to See
Texts: Job 42:5; Jeremiah 31:7-9; Mark 10:46-52
Date: November 4, 2018
©Rev. Dee Eisenhauer, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
 
          Here’s a story that puts a biblical figure, the prophet Elijah, into a fairy tale.  Once there was a poor, blind, old man who was married to his beloved.  The couple had wished for children but had none.  The man had a hard life, but he never complained.  One day Elijah came to him as he was sitting by the […]

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I Want to See

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Texts: Job 42:5; Jeremiah 31:7-9; Makr 10:46-52
Date: November 4, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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Unlordly Power

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Texts: Isaiah 53:4-12 and Mark 10:35-45
Date: October 28, 2018
Rev. Dr. Dee Eisenhauer, pastor, Eagle Harbor Congregational Church

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