“Christmas Comes” by Rev. Caela Simmons Wood

Posted on December 24, 2012

Sermon Text: Luke 2: 1-20 “In those days, a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be taxed.” In these days, a decree comes from the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles reminding me that I should renew my license plates for another year. Dutifully, I attempt to log on to the


“Winnowing Ain’t All Bad” by Rev. Caela Simmons Wood

Posted on December 16, 2012

Sermon Text: Luke 3: 7-18 They came to John seeking good news. Seeking baptism. Salvation. John the Baptist. In the wilderness, preparing the way of the Lord. A people who lived in dark times – surely we can identify with them. And we come to John as they came to John – seeking the good


“Fantasyland” by Rev. Caela Simmons Wood

Posted on December 2, 2012

Sermon Text: Luke 21: 25-36 If you were a fly on the wall of the Wood household at about 8:00 every night, you were have the opportunity to observe some really bizarre parenting. Our almost-three-year-old has started complaining mightily every night when it’s time to get ready for bed. This falls into the category of