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Job Part Two

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 6:43pm by heatherscherer Comments Off on Job Part Two

As a mother who has raised three kids, there came a point in their lives where I said to each of them “I’m sorry but the world does not revolve around you.” This typically happens when they are teenagers.  It seems harsh and even mean but it is a reality check for someone who has…

A Month in Job: Part 1

Posted on August 16, 2016 at 8:30am by heatherscherer Comments Off on A Month in Job: Part 1

In a world marked with suffering, we focused on what Job could reveal to us on the subject.  The answers were surprising and deeply moving for those who journeyed with me.  We discovered that Job is described with 4 terms for this faithfulness.  That is twice as many as Noah who was the restart for…

Orlando Response

Posted on June 22, 2016 at 12:52pm by heatherscherer Comments Off on Orlando Response

I have perhaps waited too long to make a public response to the horror of what happened in Orlando but I spoke to my congregation about it on the day of the shooting and again in my sermon a week later. I wept through prayer for those involved and all the souls that will be…