Keeping In Touch… With The Lord
Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26
from the book
NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE
Sermons For Pentecost (Middle Third)
WALTER L. KIMBROUGH
God created us to be social beings. Life is not intended to be experienced in total isolation though moments of solitude are therapeutic. We live on the planet earth with other people and so it is essential for every person to develop meaningful relationships with significant others. Each person is introduced into society through a family unit, the most fundamental organism in existence today.
Human relationships do not automatically survive and certainly do not thrive without constant nurturing. In other words, we are compelled to keep in touch with each other. In fact, we either keep in touch or the relationship dies. How many relational fatalities have there been in your life simply because somewhere along the line you lost contact? You failed to keep in touch.
The failure to keep in touch is like driving a brand new automobile 100 miles-per hour, traveling in the wrong direction, without the seatbelts fastened and no insurance. Surely we can declare that a great ...
This Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26 sermon, Keeping In Touch… With The Lord, is based on Exodus 33:12-23 and relates to Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26 of Cycle A of the lectionary. This sermon is excerpted from the book NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...