SUNDAY SERMON: The wisdom to know the difference

By Rev. Stephen Baldwin OT: 1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49 David and Goliath is one of my favorite stories in the Bible. The young shepherd David—exceedingly small, extremely vulnerable, entirely unprepared to fight anyone, let alone a giant warrior—somehow manages to take down Goliath with only a slingshot. But why do they fight in […]

SUNDAY SERMON: David & Goliath

By Rev. Stephen Baldwin OLD TESTAMENT READING: 1 Samuel 17.4-9, 11-23, 32-49 *There is no video of today’s sermon. Sorry!   Everybody knows that David defeated Goliath.  Everybody.  People in the church and people who’ve never been.  This story is so deeply engrained in our culture that everybody knows what happens.  David defeats Goliath.  What […]