A Wild Goose is Loose

  Robert Hoch First & Franklin Presbyterian Church Baltimore MD 21217 January 22, 2017 Matthew 4:14-23 Jesus’ call of the disciples is so familiar we often don’t think much of it – it’s what I would call a “domesticated text” – pastors and churches have tried, and mostly succeeded, in breeding the wildness out of […]

Tastes Like Strawberries

John 1:29-42 Robert Hoch First & Franklin Presbyterian Church Baltimore, MD January 15, 2017 How’s your eye-sight this morning? I’m not talking about your physical eye-sight, but your heart-sight, your soul-sight. How does the world look through the lens of your heart today? What do you see? What has your heart told you is true […]

For the Time Being

For the Time Being Robert Hoch First & Franklin Presbyterian Church Baltimore MD January 8, 2017 Matthew 3:13-17 Jesus came from Galilee and stood at the edge of the Jordan and there was no disguising it, no dodging his intentions – he wanted to be baptized, he willed to be baptized. And not just to […]