Opening with a recap of all the different identities she has, Rev. Weber examines a passage in Mark that has Jesus asking: “Who do you say I am?”. In this message, as she interweaves lyrics from a Jessica Andrews song.
As part of the sermon this morning, Rev. Weber opened with a passage from Abraham Lincoln; “We should pray and consider earnestly if we are on God’s side.” As Rev. Weber delved into the passages from the Psalms and John, she tells how important it is to focus on God and worship him without failing.
In this message from Rev. Weber, she shares a message about Paul’s letters to the Phillipians and how it measures up against a message from famed author Dr. Seuss. Specifically, she uses the tale of the Lorax to draw similarities to Paul’s letters, and to our lives today.
Fred Craddock, while visiting his dying father in the hospital, had his father scrawl a passage from Hamlet on a Kleenex box. “In this harsh world, draw thy breath in pain.” As Rev. Weber shares from Craddock’s life history, she weaved in how the murmurs in the early Church paralleled his path in becoming a preacher and the importance of being a light in the world.