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A Sheep of Your Own Fold

22nd of April 2018

A Sheep of Your Own Fold Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church Psalm 23 – April 22, 2018 Psalm 23 is the most requested scripture at a funeral and I am always impressed when I look out at a congregation so diverse, a congregation that includes Christians and non-Christians, young and old, people from […]


Breaking and Entering

8th of April 2018

Breaking and Entering Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 20:19-31 – April 8, 2018 Well. Here we are. It is the Sunday after Easter. We are still waiting for Spring. It is a bit of a let down, isn’t it? After all, last Sunday the church was full, we had the sound of […]


The Last Laugh

1st of April 2018

The Last Laugh Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 19:1-16 – Easter April 1, 2018 One of our most esteemed Protestant theologians, the German Jurgen Moltmann, believed that at Easter we should hear the “laughing of the redeemed, the dancing of the liberated. Even in the days of Protestant orthodoxy”, he said, “Easter […]


Orientation

27th of March 2018

Orientation Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church Psalm 24 – Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018 Snow in late March? Who can believe it? Our first daffodils and hyacinths, those harbingers of Spring, have been shocked by frozen whiteness. We don’t expect snow this late in the year. The snow is disorienting, is it not? […]


The Blessing of the Light

25th of February 2018

The Blessing of the Light Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 8:12-20 – 25 February 2018   “I am the light of the world”. During the Feast of the Tabernacles, Jesus is again in the temple. The Feast of the Tabernacles, also known as the Festival of Booths or Sukkoth is one of […]


The Blessing of the Gate

18th of February 2018

The Blessing of the Gate Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 10:1-10 – 18 February 2018 “I am the gate. Whoever enters by me will be saved, and will come in and go out and find pasture.” (John 10:9) During Lent this year we will be considering who Jesus says he is. As […]


How the Light Gets In

11th of February 2018

How the Light Gets In Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 9:1-41 – 11 February 2018 I read an article recently about the actor, Mickey Rourke in which Mr. Rourke talked about his trouble childhood. His father was abusive and Rourke took his desire to defeat of his father out on others, becoming […]


Words Matter

4th of February 2018

Words Matter Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 4:1-42 – 4 February 2018 Anyone who travels to Cuba on our church-to-church trips knows that there most always is some drama. My most recent trip just the week before last was to attend a gathering of pastors. It was to be a retreat and […]


Night Journeys

28th of January 2018

Night Journeys Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 3:1-21 – 28 January 2018 In the end, they let us have his body. Joseph and I barely could carry Jesus’ body but we managed to get it to an empty tomb. We laid it down in the dark cold of the place. I had […]


It’s The Annual Meeting: What Could Go Wrong?

21st of January 2018

It’s The Annual Meeting: What Could Go Wrong? Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 2:13-25 – 21 January 2018 In the paper this week there was an article entitled “It’s the Vikings and the Eagles – What could go wrong?” The article pointed out that no team has won more games in the […]