Sermons by The Rev. Tasha Blackburn

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“The Giving Tree” 

“The Giving Tree”  Isaiah 11:1-3,6,9-10 Rev. Tasha Blackburn March 22, 2020 Just reading this text out loud makes me feel like we should be putting the Christmas trees up here at church, that we should be decking the halls. Which, of course, even if it were Christmas we would not be doing that today or […]

“The Greatest of All” 

“The Greatest of All”  Daniel 4:9b-12 Rev. Tasha Blackburn March 15, 2020 I was going to talk to you about trees this morning. Trees are our theme during this Lenten season—remembering our walk with God using some of the great tree texts. So I was going to talk to you about trees this morning. And […]

“My Precious” 

“My Precious”  Luke 14:25-33 Rev. Tasha Blackburn February 16, 2020 In Luke’s gospel, Jesus and his disciples are either eating or traveling on the road. (which, by the way, doesn’t sound like a bad way to live at all) In these very difficult and controversial verses we are on the road again. No food in […]

” ‘My’ Secret Exposed” 

” ‘My’ Secret Exposed”  Luke 12:13-21 Rev. Tasha Blackburn February 9, 2020 Whenever I do premarital counseling we invariably come to the “good news/bad news” part about marriage. This is how I break it to them. I say, “One of the best parts about marriage is that you have someone who loves you who—when you […]

“Food and Drink” 

“Food and Drink”  “Jesus Said What?”- Week 4 John 6:48-61 Rev. Tasha Blackburn February 2, 2020 What a thing to say! The day after he multiplied the loaves and the fish for the 5,000 hungry people, Jesus shares these words and this startling image: “Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and […]