"Pulling Together"

Proper 21.A.2017
The Rev. Melanie L. McCarley

When most of us think of sled dog races, it’s the Iditarod that comes most readily to mind. Yet, what might have been the most important sled dog race that will ever be run in Alaska, ended in Nome on February 2, 1925, when Gunner Kaassen drove his tired dog team down an almost deserted First Avenue.

The Unforgiving Steward

Proper 19.A.2017
Matthew 18:21-35
The Rev. Melanie L. McCarley

The Parable of the Unforgiving Steward is admittedly difficult to preach on---actually that’s not true. The parable, as Jesus tells it, is really pretty straightforward. It’s the reality that’s hard.