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Scripture Sermon Title Date
Genesis 1 Questions Too Big for Any Specialist 01/21/07
Genesis 1:1 – 2:4 The Day You Were Born 01/28/07
Genesis 1:1 – 2:4 The Deepest Story Part I 02/11/07
Genesis 1:1 – 2:4 The Deepest Story Part II 02/18/07
Genesis 1:1-2:4 The Forgotten Gospel: The Deeper Story of God’s Relentless Love 08/05/16
Genesis 1:31 – 2:4 The Sabbath 03/11/07
Genesis 1:1-3 The Abyss I 03/18/07
Genesis 1:1-4 The Abyss II (Judgment and Light) 04/01/07
Genesis 1:1-5 Let There Be Light (Easter) 04/08/07
Genesis 1:6-10 Are We There Yet? 04/29/07
Genesis 1:9-26 God the Happy Artist 05/06/07
Genesis 1:24-26 Stare at a Bug 05/20/07
Genesis 1:26; 3:2 Your Dreams and God’s Dreams 03/22/09
Genesis 1:26 – 2:3 How to Make a World with Just a Word 05/27/07
Genesis 1:27-28; 2:18-25 The Image of God and His Sneaky Way to Get us Crucified 10/19/08
Genesis 1:27-28; 2:18-25 The Sacrament of the Covenant 11/02/08
Genesis 1 The Implications of Relativity Upon Our Understanding of Genesis One and the Christian Doctrine of Apokatastasis 07/30/17
Genesis 2:4-7 The 2nd Greatest Mystery (And I—Contact) 06/10/07
Genesis 2:5-7 The Missing Link 06/17/07
Genesis 2:5a-17 The Tree in the Middle of the Garden (What You Know and Who It Means – Part II) 12/14/08
Genesis 2:5-18; 3:1-6; 3:22-24 What You Know and Who it Means 12/07/08
Genesis 2:7 The Sanctity of Human Life I 07/01/07
Genesis 2:7 The Sanctity of Human Life II 07/08/07
Genesis 2:7-15 When You Don’t Like Your Job 10/14/07
Genesis 2:7-15 The Helper 10/21/07
Genesis 2:15-25 A Very Sexy Creation And The Balance of Power 10/28/07
Genesis Review Who We Are: Half-Baked Pilgrim People: The Index to Time and the End of the Story 10/05/08
Genesis 2:23-35; 3:1 The Desecration of the Sacrament and the Closed Garden 11/09/08
Genesis 2:24; 1:27-28 The Fruit of the Sacrament in the Sanctuary of the Covenant 11/23/08
Genesis 3 Futility – The First Gift of Redemption 09/03/05
Genesis 3:1-8 Mirror, Mirror I: Your Reflection from the Other Side of Judgment 01/04/09
Genesis 3:1-8 Mirror, Mirror (Part II) 01/11/09
Genesis 3:1-8 Mirror, Mirror: Christ in You (Part III) 01/18/09
Genesis 3: 6-13 Adam and the Bubble Boy 02/08/09
Genesis 3: 13-24 What’s Wrong with This God-Damned World 02/15/09
Genesis 3: 19-20 The Mother of the Living 03/01/09
Genesis 3: 21 Cover Me 03/15/09
Genesis 3: 23 The Flaming Sword 04/05/09
Genesis 3: 14-15 The Seed of the Woman and the End of the Ride (Easter) 04/12/09
Genesis 4: 1-17 Murder at the Altar 05/03/09
Genesis 5:24 Take a Walk with the Unmoved Mover 07/31/05
Genesis 6 A Walk with the Unmoved Mover 05/10/09
Genesis 6-7 What’s an Ark and What Does it Do? 05/24/09
Genesis 6:5 – 7:21 Only God Shuts the Door 06/07/09
Genesis 6-9 You and me, Lord Build an ark 04/21/02
Genesis 11 The Tower of Babel and the Name of the Lord 06/14/09
Genesis 12: 1-3 The Blessing of Blessing the Blessing 06/21/09
Genesis 12 The Journey 07/05/09
Genesis 14 Righteousness and Peace in the Strangest Places 07/12/09
Genesis 15 The Beautiful Mind 07/19/09
Genesis 16 and 21 Seeing the One Who Sees You 08/02/09
Genesis 17 Couldn’t We Just Wear T-shirts 08/09/09
Genesis 17-18; 20 Laughing with God 08/16/09
Genesis 18-19 When Jesus Goes to Sodom 09/06/09
Genesis 21:1-17 Get Serious 09/14/03
Genesis 22 The Last Class in the School of Faith 09/13/09
Genesis 25-36 Does God Love Everyone…Even Esau? 12/04/11
Genesis 32:22-31 Wrestle the Blessing 09/23/07
Exodus 2 To Burn and not be Burnt 05/06/12
Exodus 14 To Laugh While Drowning 01/02/11
Exodus 25:1-22 The Lost Ark and Its Current Location 02/05/12
Leviticus NONE
Numbers NONE
Deuteronomy 3:11-14 Fertility…and the Lost Ark 02/19/12
Deuteronomy 30:11-14 Wanting to Want What you Don’t Want but Should Want 06/13/10
Joshua 5:13-6:27 The Lord’s Side 04/01/12
Joshua 7-8:2 Devoted Things, The Sanity of Neurosis 09/10/00
Joshua 7:6-21 The Sanity of Neurosis 08/05/08
Joshua 5-7 How To Conquer the Promised Land (Devotion) 07/23/17
Joshua 24:14-22 As for me and my House 04/13/08
Joshua 24:1-27 How to Abide in the Promised Land (There’s No Place Like Home) 08/06/17
Judges 6 & 7 Gideon 01/27/08
Judges 6 & 7 American Gods (and how to beat them) 06/14/17
Judges 6 & 7 300 (and how they conquered the gods) 06/21/17
Ruth NONE
1 Samuel 6:5 Joy and the Lost Ark 02/12/12
2 Samuel 6:12-23 Fertility and the Lost Ark 02/19/12
2 Samuel 6:12-23 A Vision for Our Church* 06/22/03
2 Samuel 11 – 12 Warriors on Their Couches* 10/08/06
2 Samuel 11-12 Finding Your War 11/20/11
2 Samuel 18:20-27 1 Skin, 2 Skin, 3 Skin… 03/04/12
1 Kings 8 Sensible Giving (or “That’s a Lot of Bull”)* 05/12/02
1 Kings 12:16-13:34 The Lion in the Path 04/22/12
1 Kings 18&19 Labor Day Meditation: Elijah’s Cave* 09/04/11
1 Kings 19 Labor Day Meditation: Elijah’s Cave* 09/01/02
2 Kings 3 The Father’s Sacrifice and the blood-thirsty god 06/01/12
2 Kings 6: 8-23 Feast Fighting 09/21/08
2 Kings 12:26- 13:34 The Lion in the Path 04/22/12
1 Chronicles 16:1-36 Joy and the Lost Ark 02/12/12
1 Chronicles 21 Numbering the Troops and Building Temples 02/24/08
1 Chronicles 21 The Count 07/09/17
2 Chronicles 5:7 Sanctuaries on Fire 10/04/09
2 Chronicles 5-7 The Burning Door 05/20/12
Ezra NONE
Nehemiah NONE
Esther NONE
Job God’s Champion 01/22/12
Job 1:6-11 The Call of Job (God’s Champions) 07/30/00
Job 19:25-26 1 Skin, 2 Skin, 3 Skin… 03/04/12
Psalm 22 Easter in the Worst of All Places 04/08/12
Psalm 22:27-31 Hallelujah in Hell and the Sanctuary 06/29/14
Psalms 22 & 44 Honest to God 06/22/08
Psalm 44 PTL Honest to God 06/26/16
Psalms 148-150 The Worship Service 08/12/12
Psalm 150 The Gospel According to Peter 02/03/08
Psalm 150 Let Everything PTL 06/12/16
Proverbs NONE
Ecclesiastes 1:1-18 Sorrow 09/11/16
Ecclesiastes 2 JOY (At the Bottom of the Ladder) 09/18/16
Ecclesiastes 3 The World is a Beauty Pageant 03/11/12
Ecclesiastes 3 Beauty-Full . . . But Beasts 09/25/16
Ecclesiastes 4 How to Win the Beauty Pageant 10/09/16
Ecclesiastes 5 Dream . . . ing Your Life Away 10/16/16
Ecclesiastes 6 Power to Enjoy (or “The Problem With Cows”) 10/30/16
Ecclesiastes 6:7-7:24 Mirth In The House Of Mourning (Or “Judge Me Jesus!”) 11/13/16
Ecclesiastes 7:23-8:1 Wisdom, Knowledge, and the Schemes of Women Etc. 11/20/16
Ecclesiastes 8:1-15 Talking Politics With Solomon 12/11/16
Ecclesiastes 8:15-9:12 “Already Approved” (Merry Christmas) 12/18/16
Ecclesiastes 9:11-11:2 Non-Strategic Obedience 01/15/17
Ecclesiastes 11:1-12:8 Caution to the Wind  01/29/11
Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:14 Death Vanity and the Reaper 02/12/17
Ecclesiastes 12:8-14 What God Wants From You 02/19/1
Song of Solomon 2 Memories and the Bride’s New House* 02/17/02
Isaiah 20:1-6 Prophets and Passion 01/15/12
Isaiah 25:6-9 The Party Favor 08/15/10
Isaiah 49:8-26  God is Even Better Than Your Mom 05/14/17
Isaiah 63:1-6 Vengeance and the Winepress 03/18/12
Isaiah 66:23-24 1 Skin, 2 Skin, 3 Skin… 03/04/12
Jeremiah 31:31-34 The Lost Ark and Its Current Location 02/05/12
Lamentations NONE
Ezekiel 4:1-13 Prophets and Passion 01/15/12
Ezekiel 37:11-14 The Lion in the Path 04/22/12
Daniel 3 One Fire 05/13/12
Daniel 4 Baffled Kings Composing Hallelujah 08/13/17
Hosea 1 Prophets and Passion 01/15/12
Joel NONE
Amos NONE
Obadiah NONE
Jonah Do you Believe in Hell 08/17/08
Micah NONE
Nahum NONE
Habakkuk NONE
Zephaniah 1:7, 14-18 Everybody Must get Stoned 05/11/08
Haggai NONE
Zechariah 12:10-13:1 Scars 03/23/08
Malachi 3:1 Simeon 12/24/09
Matthew 1 Meditation: The Birth of Jesus 09/22/02
Matthew 1:1-6 Jesus Everywhere: Mangers 12/11/11
Matthew 1:18-25 Hold the Baby (St. Nicholas) 12/24/04
Matthew 1:18-2:12 A Christmas Testimony: Randolph the Olive Green 12/24/02
Matthew 1:18-2:12 Ozzie: The Little Man Behind the Curtain  12/24/17
Matthew 1:18-2:2, 2:13-15 Expecting God in Unexpected Places 12/24/15
Matthew 1:21-23 St. Nicholas–Hold the Baby 12/24/14
Matthew 2:1-12 The Little Man Behind the Curtain 12/24/10
Matthew 2:1-12 Wizards in the Temple 09/29/02
Matthew 2:13-23 The Wild Man 10/20/02
Matthew 2:13-33 Rachel’s Tears (and the Aim of All Stupid Philanthropists) 10/13/02
Matthew 3:13-4:1 Holy Spirit Baptism 10/27/02
Matthew 3:11-4:11 Baptism in the Holy Spirit (and a whole world of temptation) 03/16/14
Matthew 4:12-22 Fishing in the Kingdom 11/10/02
Matthew 4:23 – 5:11 When Jesus Gets Famous 11/17/02
Matthew 5:1-16 Salt & Light 03/17/02
Matthew 5:1-16 Let Your Light so Shine (the Politics of Jesus) 05/10/15
Matthew 5:17-20 Trouble with Zombies 12/01/02
Matthew 5:21-26 The Sanctity of Human Life and Church Chat 12/08/02
Matthew 5:27-32 Adultery 12/15/02
Matthew 5:33-37 The Oath 01/26/03
Matthew 5:38-48 Sons of Your Father 02/02/03
Matthew 5:48 – 6:6 Discipline to Dance 02/16/03
Matthew 6:5-14 How to Pray 02/23/03
Matthew 6:16-24 Treasure 03/09/03
Matthew 6:25-34 Psyched Out 03/16/03
Matthew 7:1-6 Judgment and Pearl Casting 03/30/03
Matthew 7:7-14 The Gate 04/06/03
Matthew 7:16-17 Tree Story – Easter 04/20/03
Matthew 7:15-23 Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing 04/27/03
Matthew 7:21-29 The Rock 05/18/03
Matthew 7:24-27 Our House 08/09/15
Matthew 8:1-8 JC, The Healer 09/21/03
Matthew 8:1-19 Healing 05/04/14
Matthew 8:18-27 What Are You So Afraid Of? 10/05/03
Matthew 8:19-27 Why Are You Afraid? 05/11/14
Matthew 8:28-34 Saving Your Bacon and Losing Your Lord 10/12/03
Matthew 9:1-13 Game’s Over…Time to Party 10/26/03
Matthew 9:13-26 New Wine and New Wineskins 11/02/03
Matthew 9:27-38 The Crazy Farmer and the Plentiful Harvest 11/16/03
Matthew 9:27-38 The Plentiful Harvest 06/23/14
Matthew 10:1-26 I’ve got the Power 11/20/03
Matthew 10:24-42 To be a Somebody 12/07/03
Matthew 11:1-27 Room for Doubt, Room for Faith and Room for me 02/01/04
Matthew 11:1-27 Doubt 08/24/14
Matthew 11:14-42 Signs (of the Undivided Kingdom) 09/21/14
Matthew 11:16-30 The Easy Yoke and the Light Burden 02/08/04
Matthew 11:16-30 The Easy Yoke (How to Become Irresponsibly Response Able) 09/07/14
Matthew 11:27 – 12:21 Lord of the Sabbath 02/15/04
Matthew 11:28-12:4 Re-Creational Righteousness (The Easy Yoke Part 2) 09/14/14
Matthew 12:15-45 The Sign of Jonah 02/29/04
Matthew 12:46-50 Meditation: Your Mother 05/11/03
Matthew 13:1-23 Blessed are the Dirtbags 03/06/04
Matthew 13:1-23 Blessed are the Dirtbags 05/24/15
Matthew 13:24-43 How the Kingdom Comes: Bearing Fruit in the Presence of Evil 03/28/04
Matthew 13:24-43 What to do About the Sons of the Devil 05/31/15
Matthew 13:44-52 Heaven and How to Find it 06/14/15
Matthew 13:44-58 Seeking the Kingdom (with a stone in your heart) 04/18/04
Matthew 14:1-2 Why Jesus Rose From the Dead 05/02/04
Matthew 14:1-11 Not so Good To Be King 08/17/14
Matthew 14:12-23 Disciplined to Party 04/28/02
Matthew 14:22-23 How to Walk on Water 05/16/04
Matthew 14:22-33 How to Walk on Water 10/19/14
Matthew 14:34-15:22 Offended? (you don’t vote for King) 05/23/04
Matthew 15:10-28 The Wisdom of Grumpy Jesus (and dogs) 12/14/14
Matthew 15:21-31 The Ministry of Humiliation 06/13/04
Matthew 16:1-17 Living in a Parable (The Signs of the Times) 06/20/04
Matthew 16:1-21 Jesus Stories & Stories Jesus Told (Living in a Parable) 04/26/15
Matthew 16:13-28 Don’t go Tell it on the Mountain? 11/16/14
Matthew 16:13-28 Don’t go to Tell it on the Mountain 07/04/04
Matthew 17:1-8 Jesus Everywhere: To Burn and Not Be Burnt 05/06/12
Matthew 17:1-18 Power in the Bunny Hop (Our Version and Strategy) 08/29/05
Matthew 17:1-13 Temptations of Superman’s Girlfriend (Keeping the Battleship in Port) 07/11/04
Matthew 17:1-13 Go Listen On The Mountain (or Temptations of Superman’s Girlfriend) 11/23/14
Matthew 17:14-23 Faith and the Valley of Transfiguration 08/22/04
Matthew 17:14-24 Faith in the Valley of Transfiguration (Faith for Demons & Taxes) 01/11/15
Matthew 17:22-30 The Lord’s Fundraising Program 09/05/04
Matthew 18:1-9 Losing Your Resume 09/12/04
Matthew 18:1-9 Losing Your Resume 01/18/15
Matthew 18:10-22 Lost Sheep and Church Discipline 10/03/04
Matthew 18:14-35 Stuck on Jackass Hill (Blaspheming the Holy Spirit) 02/29/16
Matthew 18:15-35 Stuck on Jackass Hill 10/10/04
Matthew 19:1-6 Sex Appeal 10/24/04
Matthew 19:1-12 God’s Sneaky way to get a Person Crucified 10/31/04
Matthew 19:13-30 Growing Down (Moving into Irresponsibility) Part 1 11/14/04
Matthew 19:13-30 Not Going Away sad (Maturing into Irresponsibility) Part 2 11/21/04
Matthew 20:1-16 The Vineyard (10 years later) 10/04/15
Matthew 20:1-19 The Vineyard (What if God is Better Than you Thought) 12/05/04
Matthew 20:16-21 The Cup He Drinks 12/12/04
Matthew 20:17-28 Small Groups That Don’t Work 09/18/05
Matthew 21 The Holy Nation 01/30/05
Matthew 21 Faith for Cursing Fig Trees 02/13/05
Matthew 21 The Bottom Line 02/20/05
Matthew 21:23-45 Jesus Envy (Christians Who Crucify Christ) 08/23/15
Matthew 21:28-46 Jealous . . . Of Jesus 03/13/16
Matthew 22-23 Jesus Everywhere: “Mangers” 12/11/11
Matthew 22:1-14 The Invitation 03/06/05
Matthew 22:1-14 Where There is Weeping and Gnashing of Teeth 03/13/05
Matthew 22:1-14 The Clothes Make the Man (When Christians Put On Christ) 08/30/15
Matthew 22:1-22 How to Enter Jerusalem 01/23/05
Matthew 22:15-22 God and Caesar, Church and State–the Last Temptation of Christ 04/03/05
Matthew 22:23-40 The Last Idol 05/01/05
Matthew 22:34-45 Love (and the Vessels of Mercy) 05/08/05
Matthew 23:1-12 What to Call the Pastor 05/22/05
Matthew 23:13-38 The Woe-itudes (and the Quest for the Holy Grail) 05/29/05
Matthew 24 The Kingdom Come 07/03/05
Matthew 24:1-2 Destroying the Temple (Temples & Tombs) 02/10/02
Matthew 24:1-13 Foolish Virgins 09/27/15
Matthew 24:1-36 Flee the City 06/19/05
Matthew 24:20 Take a Walk With the Unmoved Mover 07/31/05
Matthew 24:36-25:13 Foolish Virgins (and Big Fish) 07/10/05
Matthew 25:14-30 The Joy of the Master (or Safe as Hell) 09/25/05
Matthew 25:31-26:2 How to Judge the World 10/09/05
Matthew 25:31-26:2 The Parousia and the Jesus Bomb 10/16/05
Matthew 25:31-26:2 How to Judge Yourself, the World, and Everyone in it 07/15/12
Matthew 26:1-16 The Glory of Strange Women 10/30/05
Matthew 26:1-16 The Giving Habits of Strange Women 11/13/05
Matthew 26:1-16 The Beautiful Thing 03/05/17
Matthew 26:1-30 The Beautiful Thing and How to Do it 03/12/17
Matthew 26:3-46 Your Stewardship of His Suffering 08/15/04
Matthew 26:17-29 The Beautiful Thing and Painting by Numbers 11/20/05
Matthew 26:20-56 Betrayed (Alone with the Father) 12/04/05
Matthew 26:26-50 Depression: Repression and Expression (The Beautiful Thing III) 03/26/17
Matthew 26:47-56 Swords (and the Fire in the Wound) 12/11/05
Matthew 26:57-68 Left Behind 01/22/06
Matthew 26:69 – 27:5 Peter and Judas, Heaven and Hell 01/29/06
Matthew 27:3-10 Jesus Everywhere: The Potter’s Field 08/05/12
Matthew 27:3-10 The Potter’s Field and the Greatest Real Estate Deal in History 02/12/06
Matthew 27:11-26 The Election (The Beautiful Thing IV) 04/09/17
Matthew 27:11-31 First Century Palestinian Focus Groups and the Glorious Appearing 02/19/06
Matthew 27:32 Walking with the Reaper 03/05/06
Matthew 27:32-44 The Greatest Miracle 03/12/06
Matthew 27:45-54 Jesus Everywhere: That Thing that Jesus Did on the Cross 07/22/12
Matthew 27:45-55 Easter of Friday 03/26/06
Matthew 27:50-53 Breathe 04/20/14
Matthew 27:51-54 Jesus Everywhere: The Lion in the Path 04/22/12
Matthew 27:57-66 Waiting for God and Raising the Dead 04/02/06
Matthew 28:1-10 First Word from Beyond the Grave 04/16/06
Matthew 28:1-10 Jesus Says, “Hi” 04/16/17
Matthew 28:11-15 The Objectification of God – I Dream of Jesus 04/30/06
Matthew 28:16-20 The Great Omission and Commission 04/23/17
Matthew 28:20 Take a Walk With the Unmoved Mover 07/31/05
Mark 2:1-12 Jesus Makes a Skylight 06/01/14
Mark 2:1-22 How to get Into Heaven (and get Heaven Into You) 06/08/14
Mark 3:20-21, 31-34 Happy Mother’s Day 05/08/16
Mark 4:1-20 Blessed are the Dirtbags 05/24/15
Mark 5:1-20 Saving Your Bacon & Losing Your Lord 05/24/14
Mark 6:30-34 Groups (And Why You Don’t Like This Title) 11/02/14
Mark 10:11-33 Maturing into Irresponsibility 01/25/15
Mark 10:13-27 How to Not Go Away Sad 02/01/15
Mark 10:13-31 Maturing into Irresponsibility 11/05/00
Mark 10:13-31 Not Going Away sad (Maturing into Irresponsibility) Part 2 11/12/00
Luke 2:1-7 Brown Paper Packages 12/24/01
Luke 2:1-7 Room in the Inn 12/24/03
Luke 2:1-7 No Vacancy by Pete Hyatt 12/24/11
Luke 2:1-14 Where Angels Long to Look (Arnold Schwarzenegger) 12/24/06
Luke 2:1-20 Redneck Christmas 12/24/05
Luke 2:1-20 A Redneck Christmas: Concept C 12/24/12
Luke 2:7 Hold the Baby (St. Nicholas) 12/24/04
Luke 2:7-12 Jesus Everywhere: “Mangers” 12/11/11
Luke 2:22-35 A Christmas Testimony 12/24/00
Luke 2:22-35 The Youngest Oldest Man at Christmas 12/24/16
Luke 2:8-20 Baby Bomb (The Just Retribution) 12/24/13
Luke 4:14-30 Killing Jesus 04/06/14
Luke 7:32-50 How to Love Much 10/05/14
Luke 8:1-15 Blessed are the Dirtbags 05/24/15
Luke 9:51-56 The Spirit in the Fire 08/03/14
Luke 10:25-37 Jesus’ Neighborhood (and Lawyers Looking for Loopholes in Love) 10/15/00
Luke 10:25-37 Living in Jesus’ Neighborhood (Second Part) 10/22/00
Luke 10:25-37 Lawyers Looking for Loopholes in Love (Humanity’s Incessant Lust for Hell) 01/10/16
Luke 10:25-37 Life in the Neighborhood (or Lawyers Looking for Loopholes in Love) 06/08/08
Luke 10:38-42 The One Necessary Thing 01/04/15
Luke 12:13-21 How Money Makes You Stupid (and what to do about it) 12/06/15
Luke 12:35-48 If the Lord Beats the Hell Out of You 02/14/16
Luke 13:1-9 How to Beat Terrorism (and why shit happens) 12/13/15
Luke 13:18-30 Hell and How to Stay There 06/28/15
Luke 14 A Taste of the Banquet 02/24/02
Luke 14:1-14 The Party Favor (Part 2) 08/22/10
Luke 14:1-24 The Banquet 2 03/03/02
Luke 14:16-24 The Party Favor (Part 1) 08/15/10
Luke 15 Lost Boys and How to Find Them 11/12/06
Luke 15 Party Penance 08/25/13
Luke 15 Sin and What To Do About It (dinners for sinners) 11/08/15
Luke 15 The Kiss that Blows the Mind 11/15/15
Luke 16:1-13 Your Stewardship of Unrighteousness 08/18/13
Luke 16:19-31 The Thing That Made Dr. Evil Repent 01/31/16
Luke 17:11-19 The Faith That Saves You 02/08/15
Luke 17:11-19 Do You Want to See? (The Moonwalking Bear) 03/01/15
Luke 18:1-8 Keep Asking Until… 10/18/15
Luke 18:9-14 To Be “Not Like Other Men” 10/25/15
Luke 18:14-35 Stuck on Jackass Hill (Blaspheming the Spirit) 02/28/16
Luke 18:28-19:16 Love Wins (Pontius Pilate) 04/24/11
Luke 19 To Dream the Impossible Dream (or Safe as Hell) 06/01/08
Luke 19:1-10 The Tree Story (Do you Want to Listen?) 03/09/15
Luke 19:11-28 Safe as Hell 09/13/15
Luke 19:28-40 When God Doesn’t Work 03/16/08
Luke 19:28-44 How to Conquer Jerusalem 04/13/14
Luke 19:35-45 Jesus Everywhere: The Lord’s Side 04/01/12
Luke 23:24-43 A Testimony From Paradise (DisMuch Barlvan: Thief on the Cross) 03/27/05
Luke 24:13-35 His Story and Mystory 12/03/00
Luke 24:13-35 His Story in You 07/20/08
Luke 24:13-35 His Story in You (Incarnation) 04/25/16
Luke 24:13-35 Breaking the Bible Code 12/10/00
Luke 24:13-35 How to Read Your Bible When His Story Becomes Your Story 03/02/14
John 1 The Unreasonable Reason 10/11/09
John 1:1 Meditation: Christmas for God 12/14/03
John 1:1 Devotional: Christmas for God 12/18/11
John 1:1-5 Hold the Baby (St. Nicholas) 12/24/04
John 1:1-5 The Forgotten Gospel: The Deeper Story of God’s Relentless Love 08/05/16
John 1:1-18 The Word Became Flesh 10/18/09
John 1:19-34 My Life without Sin 11/01/09
John 1:34-51 How to Invade the World 11/08/09
John 2:1-4 The Life of the Party 11/22/09
John 2:1-11 Wine and Kisses 07/14/02
John 2:1-11 Wine and Kisses 12/06/09
John 2:12-22 When Jesus Goes to Church 12/13/09
John 2:13-22 Jesus Everywhere: The Burning Door 05/20/12
John 2:23-3:8 The Stigmata of the Second Birth 01/10/10
John 3:1-21;36 The Death of Fear and the Birth of Faith 01/17/10
John 3:16-30 Worse Than You Think and Far Better Than You Ever Imagined 01/24/10
John 4:1-27 Satisfy (Thirsty) 02/07/10
John 4:1-30 Drinking and Getting Drunk 10/08/00
John 4:3-9;25-42 The Picture on the Father’s Desk 02/14/10
John 4:43-54 Where the Lord is Honored 02/21/10
John 5:1-18 Do You Want to Be Well? 03/07/10
John 5:18-30 If Your Dad Were a Monster 03/14/10
John 5:1;30-44 The Illusion of Fashionable Faith 03/21/10
John 6:1-14 The Abundance of Shared Poverty 04/11/10
John 6:4-15 Truth we Can’t Handle 05/08/11
John 6:11-29 Get Real 04/18/10
John 6:25-51 What Is It?’ for Dinner 05/09/10
John 6:35-63 Zombies and Vampires: Let Jesus Offend the Hell Right Out of You 05/16/10
John 6:61-71 The Monster Trap 05/23/10
John 7:1-17 Wanting to Want What You Don’t Want But Should Want 06/13/10
John 7:17-39 River of Life 06/20/10
John 7:24 Face Value Judgments 08/11/02
John 8 Everybody Must Get Stoned 05/11/08
John 8:1-11 Stop It 08/08/10
John 8:12 Jesus in the Land of Ghosts I (The Light of the World) 09/05/10
John 8:12-37 Jesus in the Land of Ghosts II (How He Sets Us Free) 09/12/10
John 8:31-59 Jesus in the Land of Ghosts III (I Can Die) 09/19/10
John 9 Blame 10/03/10
John 9 Spit 10/10/10
John 9:41-10:30 The Voice 10/24/12
John 10 The Shepherd’s Voice 05/19/02
John 10:14-39 …gods? 11/07/10
John 11:1-46 The God Who Weeps 11/14/10
John 11:35 Tears 03/09/14
John 11:44-57 Feelings 11/21/10
John 11:45-12:8 Extravagance 12/05/10
John 12:1-11 Sacrifice and Offering 12/12/10
John 12:9-33 Power 01/16/11
John 12:20-50 Now is the Judgment 03/29/15
John 12:23-36 The Judgment 01/23/11
John 12:31-50 Blinded by the Light (The Damnation of Love) 02/06/11
John 13 The Disciple Who Missed Easter 03/31/02
John 13:1-30 What’s the Catch? 02/20/11
John 13:12-17;30-35 Aspiring to Slavery 03/06/11
John 13:33-14:6 Heart Trouble 03/13/11
John 14:1-15 The Journey to Where You Are 03/20/11
John 14:3-30 Drink Till You’re Drunk 09/14/08
John 14:12-31 Impossible Possibilities 04/03/11
John 15:1-11 Abide in Your Abode 04/10/11
John 15:11-16:4 The Name of the Game 05/01/11
John 16:16-22, 33 How to Have a Baby 10/29/06
John 16:16-33 The Doorway to Joy  05/22/11
John 16:33 You Can’t Be Serious
*Discussion Questions
04/01/18
John 17 The Communion of Saints (and the Dream Lover) 08/10/03
John 17 The Communion of Saints II (that the world would know) 08/17/03
John 17 The Communion of Saints III (the Glory in the Wound) 08/31/03
John 17 The Disappointment and the Glory 06/26/11
John 17:1-19 Stepford Church 06/12/11
John 17:20-26 Golden Toilets and the Other Side of Devil Mountain 07/07/02
John 17:20-26 That the World May Know 06/19/11
John 18:1-11 Drink the Cup and Get a Life (Part I) 07/17/11
John 18:1-11 Drink the Cup and Get a Life (Part II) 07/24/11
John 18:28-19:11 Behold the Man 06/15/03
John 18:11-38 Truth on Trial 08/07/11
John 18:38-19;16??? Behold the Man 08/14/11
John 19:16-20 Potty Training and The End of All Things 08/21/11
John 19:25-20:1 When God is Dead 09/11/11
John 19:30-20:19-22 Easter in Every Breath 04/11/04
John 19:30 Confessions of a Neurotic Pastor 10/22/06
John 20:1-18 Spooky Church 04/07/02
John 20:1-18 When God is Alive or Life in a Haunted House 09/18/11
John 20:13-16 The Divine Romance (Introduction of Jesus Everywhere) 11/13/11
John 20:19-23 City of Peace 10/02/11
John 20:24-31 How to Believe 10/09/11
John 21:1-19 Awesome Obedience and the one Question 05/26/02
John 21:1-19 Just One Question (or Fish Naked) 10/16/11
John 21:17-25 The Gospel according to You … and Your Neighbor 11/06/11
Acts 1:15-25 Jesus Everywhere: The Potter’s Field 08/05/12
Acts 2 No Room in the Inn 12/24/11
Acts 2 Jesus Everywhere: The Burning Door 05/20/12
Acts 2:1-4 Sanctuaries on Fire 10/04/09
Acts 9:1-19 Losing My Religion 03/31/13
Acts 12 Listen to Rhoda 09/07/08
Acts 12:1-17 Listen to Rhoda 07/10/16
Acts 12:18-24 Never Wish Upon a Star 07/24/16
Acts 14:1-19 Looking for Superman I 08/26/07
Acts 14:5-19 Looking for Superman II 09/09/07
Acts 17 Christmas – How the Church Changes the World II 12/10/06
Acts 17:16-31 Altars to the Unknown god 12/03/06
Acts 17:16-34 Jesus Everywhere: Altars to the Unknown God 06/10/12
Acts 19:1-19 Get Real (a “what” or a “who”) 09/22/13
Acts 19:19-41 Get Real (and renounce the kingdom of lies) 10/06/13
Acts 20:7-12 The Sanctity of Eutychus 01/23/00
Romans 6:3-10 Baptism: Get in the Van 07/28/14
Romans 8 How to Have a Midlife Crisis 07/06/03
Romans 8 Futility: The First Gift of Redemption 09/04/05
Romans 9:6-18 Jesus Everywhere: Does God Love Everyone…Even Esau? 12/04/11
Romans 10:5-8 Jesus Everywhere: Fertility…and the Lost Ark 02/19/12
Romans 10:6-8 Wanting to Want What You Don’t Want But Should Want 06/13/10
Romans 11:25-36 Jesus Everywhere: The Lion in the Path 04/22/12
Romans 12:1-2 What the Therefore is There for 08/31/14
Romans 12:19-21 Jesus Everywhere: Vengeance and a Winepress 03/18/12
1 Corinthians 11:23-26 The ReMinder 09/08/02
1 Corinthians 12 Puzzled 09/17/00
1 Corinthians 12-13 Puzzled 09/20/09
1 Corinthians 12-14 Puzzled II (When Church Gets Freaky) 10/01/00
1 Corinthians 15 Good News! …??? 04/05/15
1 Corinthians 15:3-8 Losing My Religion 03/31/13
2 Corinthians 1:3-7 Jesus Everywhere: Prophets and Passion 01/15/12
2 Corinthians 16:20 The Most Neglected Commandment in the Bible 10/01/06
2 Corinthians 16:20 The Most Neglected Commandment in the Bible 08/19/12
Galatians NONE
Ephesians 1:1-14 Ephesians: God Blessed You and You Didn’t Even Sneeze
*Discussion Questions
09/02/12
Ephesians 1:1-14 Ephesians: If
*Discussion Questions
09/09/12
Ephesians 1:3-14 Ephesians: Lunatics (or “Why You Exist and Everything Is What It Is”)
*Discussion Questions
09/23/12
Ephesians 1:3-14 Ephesians: Forgiven … even before you had a chance to sin
*Discussion Questions
10/07/12
Ephesians 1:3-14 Ephesians: Forgiven Forgiver
*Discussion Questions 
10/14/12
Ephesians 1:9-10 His Story and My Story: A Stack of Love Letters 07/13/08
Ephesians 1:15-23 Ephesians: When You Know What the World Doesn’t Know
*Discussion Questions
10/21/12
Ephesians 2:1-10 Ephesians: I’m God and I approve this message
*Discussion Questions
11/04/12
Ephesians 2:11-22 Ephesians: Walls
*Discussion Questions (Coming soon!)
11/11/12
Ephesians 2:1-20 Ephesians: Beyond the Wall
*Discussion Questions
11/18/12
Ephesians 3:1-13 Ephesians: The Successful Christian Life
*Discussion Questions
12/02/12
Ephesians 3:14-21 Ephesians: To Know Your Unknowable Name (or “You are Not Your $#!%”)
*Discussion Questions
12/09/12
Ephesians 3:14-21 Ephesians: Exceedingly Abundantly More Than All We Ask Or Think
*Discussion Questions
12/16/12
Ephesians 3:19 – 4:10 Ephesians: Worthy Walking
*Discussion Questions
01/13/13
Ephesians 3:20 – 4:25 Ephesians: BODY BUILDING (The Nuts and Bolts)
*Discussion Questions
02/17/13
Ephesians 4:1-13 Ephesians: ONE HOPE and Many Strange Vessels
*Discussion Questions
01/20/13
Ephesians 4:1-16 Ephesians: A Gift To Be Given
*Discussion Questions
02/03/13
Ephesians 4:1-16 Ephesians: BODY BUILDING (Through Dialectical Reasoning)
*Discussion Questions
02/10/13
Ephesians 4:14-25 Ephesians: The Cure For Insanity
*Discussion Questions
03/03/13
Ephesians 4:17-32 Ephesians: Theo Logic
*Discussion Questions
03/10/13
Ephesians 4:17-32 Ephesians: Becoming Who You Already Are
*Discussion Questions
03/17/13
Ephesians 5:1-9 Ephesians: How to Imitate God
*Discussion Questions
04/14/13
Ephesians 5:1-14 Ephesians: The Spotlight on Me
*Discussion Questions
05/05/13
Ephesians 5:3-13 Ephesians: Talk This Way
*Discussion Questions
04/21/13
Ephesians 5:5-21 Ephesians: Thanks for Everything (…and Nothing)
*Discussion Questions
06/02/13
Ephesians 5:8-16 Ephesians: The Redemption of Space and Time (The Spotlight in Me)
*Discussion Questions
05/12/13
Ephesians 5:15-21 Ephesians: Intoxicating Spirits
*Discussion Questions
07/07/13
Ephesians 5:18-20 Ephesians: Counting Your Blessings 06/02/02
Ephesians 5:21-33 Ephesians: Looking for Your Helper (Finding God’s Match for You)
*Discussion Questions
07/14/13
Ephesians 5:21-33 Ephesians: Warm Bodies in a Cold War
*Discussion Questions
07/21/13
Ephesians 5:21-33 Ephesians: Marriage: God’s Sneaky Way to Get a Person Crucified
*Discussion Questions
08/04/13
Ephesians 6:1-4 Ephesians: Parents and Children (“The Discipline and Instruction of the Lord”)
*Discussion Questions
09/08/13
Ephesians 6:5-9 Ephesians: The Bible and Slavery: How to Become One
*Discussion Questions
09/15/13
Ephesians 6:10-12 Ephesians: Get Real (a “what” or a “who”)
*Discussion Questions
09/22/13
Ephesians 6:10-13 Ephesians: Get Real (and renounce the kingdom of lies)
*Discussion Questions 
10/06/13
Ephesians 6:10-20 Ephesians: Get Real (and Renounce Your Faith in the Devil-Jesus Wins)
*Discussion Questions 
10/13/13
Ephesians 6:10-20 Ephesians: Truth (and the Music in Hell)
*Discussion Questions 
10/20/13
Ephesians 6:10-14 Ephesians: Righteousness (Sometimes the Clothes do Make the man)
*Discussion Questions 
11/03/13
Ephesians 6:10-14 Ephesians: Peace (For Walking Into Battle)
*Discussion Questions 
11/10/13
Ephesians 6:10-15 Ephesians: Faith (and Flaming Darts)
*Discussion Questions
11/17/13
Ephesians 6:10-17 Ephesians: The Helmet of Salvation(Wear it to Dinner)
*Discussion Questions
12/01/13
Ephesians 6:10-17 Ephesians: Just a Word
*Discussion Questions
01/19/14
Ephesians 6:10-20 Ephesians: Your Disappointing “Prayer Life”
*Discussion Questions
02/02/14
Ephesians 6:19-20 Ephesians: Prayer for Proclaiming the Mystery (And how to Have a Heart Attack)
*Discussion Questions
02/09/14
Ephesians 6:21-24 Ephesians: Love Incorruptible
*Discussion Questions (Coming soon!)
02/16/14
Philippians 2:3-4 The Party Favor (Part 2) 08/22/10
Colossians 1:18-19 My Story and His Story: A Stack of Love Letters 07/13/08
Colossians 1:3-23 That Thing That Jesus did on the Cross 07/22/12
Colossians 2:11-15 1 Skin, 2 Skin, 3 Skin 03/04/12
1 Thessalonians 5:11 How to Encourage a Meathead 08/04/02
2 Thessalonians NONE
1 Timothy NONE
2 Timothy NONE
Titus NONE
Philemon NONE
Hebrews 4:1-3 The Letter 04/10/16
Hebrews 4:1-3 and whole Bible The Story (A Stack of Letters) 04/17/16
Hebrews 4:11-13 Going Under the Knife 11/26/00
Hebrews 4:11-13 History and Mystory 12/03/00
Hebrews 4:12 The Love Letter 07/06/08
Hebrews 11:35-12:5 The Gospel According to Peter 02/03/08
James NONE
1 Peter 3:18-22 Baptism: Get in the Van 07/28/14
1 Peter 4:12-19 Your Stewardship of His Suffering 08/15/04
2 Peter NONE
1 John 3:1-3 Who’s Your Daddy? 08/19/07
1 John 3:1-3 Who’s Your Daddy? 07/30/17
1 John 18:1 The Gospel According to Peter 02/03/08
2 John NONE
3 John NONE
Jude NONE
The Revelation You Can’t Be Serious
*Discussion Questions
04/01/18
Revelation 1 Apocalypse Now 01/07/01
Revelation 1:1-3 Apocalypse Now!
*Discussion Questions
09/10/17
Revelation 1 To Dream and Stop Dreaming 01/14/01
Revelation 1:1-20 To Dream and Stop Dreaming
*Discussion Questions 
09/17/17
Revelation 1 Waking to Sovereignty 01/21/01
Revelation 1 Waking to The King of Kings
*Discussion Questions
09/24/17
Revelation 2:1-7 Does God Want a Roommate? 02/04/01
Revelation 2:1-7  Ephesus and That Lovin’ Feeling
*Discussion Questions
10/01/17
Revelation 2:8-11 The Prosperity Gospel in the Revelation 02/11/01
Revelation 2:8-11  Smyrna and the Prosperity Gospel
*Discussion Questions
10/15/17
Revelation 2:12-17 Your Name 02/25/01
Revelation 2:12-17 Pergamum and Your Name
*Discussion Questions
11/12/17
Revelation 2:18-29 Naked Bodies and Intimate Secrets 03/04/01
Revelation 2:18-29 Thyatira and Love That Can’t Be Pimped
*Discussion Questions
11/19/17
Revelation 3:1-8 The Walking Dead 03/11/01
Revelation 3:1-6 Sardis and the Dead (Who Don’t Know They’re Dead
*Discussion Questions
11/26/17
Revelation 3:7-13 Ordinary People (Letter to the Frumpy Bride) 03/18/01
Revelation 3:7-13 Philadelphia and the Open Door
*Discussion Questions
12/10/17
Revelation 3:14–22 Letter to a Nice Church (God Spew) 04/01/01
Revelation 3:14–22 Laodicea: Pleasant as Hell
*Discussion Questions
12/17/17
Revelation 3:21–5:14 Pirates Who Try to Capture the Moon 09/16/07
Revelation 4, 5:6 Crown Casting 04/22/01
Revelation 4 Crown Casting
*Discussion Questions
01/07/18
Revelation 4:8-11 & 5 How to Conquer the World: The Meaning of Your Scroll 
*Discussion Questions
01/14/18
Revelation 5 Unwrapping The Scroll 04/29/01
Revelation 5 EASTER: The Meaning of the Scroll 03/27/16
Rev. 5:8 Prayers From the Other Side of Silence 06/03/01
Revelation 6 Glory Time: The Seven Seals and the Soundtrack to the End of the World 05/13/01
Revelation 6 Soundtrack to the End of the World
*Discussion Questions
01/28/18
Revelation 7 The Omen 05/20/01
Revelation 7 What’s so Great About the Great Tribulation? (The Omen)
*Discussion Questions
02/04/18
Revelation 8:1-2 Glory Time: The Seven Seals and the Soundtrack to the End of the World 05/13/01
Revelation 8:1-6 Unwrapping the Scroll 04/29/01
Revelation 8 The Other Side of Silence
*Discussion Questions
02/18/18
Revelation 8, 9 Warnings Upon a God-Cursed World 06/10/01
Revelation 8:6-9:21, 11:15-19 Hope in a God Damned World
*Discussion Questions
02/25/18
Revelation 8:6-9:21, 11:15-19 Three Woes and a Great Kindness
*Discussion Questions
03/11/18
Revelation 10 The Sweet Sour and Sweet Gospel 06/24/01
Revelation 10 To Prophesy the Mystery The Sweet and Sour Gospel
*Discussion Questions
03/18/18
Revelation 10:11-13 To Prophesy the Mystery II (Meditations on a Cheeseburger)
*Discussion Questions
04/15/18
Revelation 11 End Times Superheroes 07/01/01
Revelation 11 To Prophesy the Mystery III and Conquer the Beast
*Discussion Questions
04/22/18
Revelation 11:15-19 The Ark is in the Temple 08/12/01
Revelation 11:15-12:2 Free Will? (“The Ark is in the Temple”)
*Discussion Questions
05/13/18
Revelation 11:19-12:17 What Hate is For
*Discussion Questions
06/10/18
Revelation 12 The Dragon 08/26/01
Revelation 12 Where Good Things Come From
*Discussion Questions
05/20/18
Revelation 12:1-3 In Anguish for Delivery 08/19/01
Revelation 12:7-17 Take a Hike 05/15/16
Revelation 12:7-13:18 How to Conquer the Dragon
*Discussion Questions
06/17/18
Revelation 13 Politics and Religion 09/09/01
Revelation 13:1-14:1 How to Battle the Beasts (Religion and Politics!?)
*Discussion Questions
06/24/18
Revelation 13:11-13 The Antichrist and How to Kill Him 05/22/16
Revelation 14:1-13a The Song of the Happy Dead Who Die 09/16/01
Revelation 14:1-13 The Dead Who Die and Dance
*Discussion Questions
07/08/18
Revelation 14:6-21 Glory Glory Hallelujah (The Grim Reaper Isn’t Grim)
*Discussion Questions
07/15/18
Revelation 14:13-20 The Harvest of the Earth 09/23/01
Revelation 14:15 Jesus Everywhere: Vengeance and a Winepress 03/18/12
Revelation 14:19-16:1 The Gospel of Perfect Wrath
*Discussion Questions
08/12/18
Revelation 15 The Gospel of Wrath 10/07/01
Revelation 15:1-16 At Home in Who You Are
*Discussion Questions 
08/19/18
Revelation 16 Stay Packed 10/14/01
Revelation 16 Seven Wounds and One Blessing
*Discussion Questions
08/26/18
Revelation 17 Painting With Flesh and Blood 10/28/01
Revelation 17 The Beast Is Not; So What Am I?
*Discussion Questions
09/09/18
Revelation 18-19:8 How to Judge a Harlot (Double Vengeance)
*Discussion Questions
09/16/18
Revelation 18-19:9 Come Out of Her, My People 11/04/01
Revelation 19 The Word 11/18/01
Revelation 19:1-10 The Romance of God (The Death of Fear and the Birth of Faith)
*Discussion Questions
09/23/18
Revelation 19:10 Jesus Everywhere: Prophets and Passion 01/15/12
Revelation 19:11-16 What Easter Means to Me (Reverend Boanerges) 04/15/01
Revelation 19:11-21 Jesus Everywhere: The Lord’s Side 04/01/12
Revelation 19:11-21 The Violence of Grace
*Discussion Questions
10/14/18
Revelation 19:10-21 The Word Wins
*Discussion Questions
10/21/18
Revelation 20 The Priests Who Reign 11/25/01
Revelation 20:1-10 Don’t Miss the Millenium
*Discussion Questions
10/28/18
Revelation 20:4-15 Thank God for “Me” (The Glorious Appearing . . . and Disappearing)
*Discussion Questions
11/18/18
Revelation 20:11—15 Living By The Book 12/09/01
Revelation 20:11—15 The Books of the Dead and the Book of the Lamb 11/25/18
Revelation 21:1—8 All Things New: You Can Go Home 12/09/18
Revelation 21:1-14 How Big Is Easter? 04/04/10
Revelation 21:1-25 Feeling Sexy? 12/16/18
Revelation 21:1-22:5 What’s New? 12/16/01
Revelation 21:1–22:17 Do You Wanna Go to Heaven? 01/13/19
Revelation 21:5-6 His Story and My Story (A Stack of Love Letters) 07/13/08
Revelation 21:9–22:5 The Bride Feelin’ Sexy 01/20/02
Revelation 21:22-22:14 The Tree in the Middle of the Garden 01/20/19
Revelation 22 Come Lord Jesus (…but There’s a Lion in the way!) 01/27/02
Revelation 22 Worship God! 01/27/19