Here is the sermon audio from yesterday's message, the Sunday following the election of Donald Trump. I attempted to hold the tension of asserting Jesus' mandate to love beginning with the most vulnerable and drawing from Jesus reminder that "the world will know we are his disciples by the way we love one another" to hold us to the task of loving across political lines. We all share the same bread and cup friends. The text was Isaiah 65:17-26 "For I am about to create new heaven's and a new earth..."
Matt's a small town Michigan native who transplanted to Kalamazoo in 2007. With a passion for working in the urban setting. Matt still dreams of someday living on forty acres with a goat. For now he settles with a plot at the Growing Community Garden. A reader, runner, backpacker, mountain biker, coffee drinker, guitar player and gardener Matt still counts his most important time outside the church as that which he spends as a husband and dad. Find Pastor Matt on Facebook and on his blog.