Moving to finished

Thursday, April 5, 2018

 

Moving to Finished

A sermon preached by Rev. Dawn Hand at Foundry UMC, April 30, 2018, Good Friday

Text: John 18:1-19:42

 

It doesn’t take a lot of words to complete a sentence. Three selective words can make all the difference in the world.  

 

A few days ago, one of the bishops in our connection posted this on her Facebook: – 3 words Vacation Begins Today!!! – I suppose the three exclamation points were to give thanks to the triune God.

 

How many of you remember as a kid hearing or now if you are a parent remember saying these three words – Go to Bed. And then a little voice yells out – ‘I’m thirsty,’ – ‘Go to Bed.’ The little voice – ‘but daddy, I need a snack’ – I said – ‘Go to Bed! [...]