God Believes in Us

On August 20, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

God Believes in Us Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins Isaiah 56.1-8 August 20, 2017 Deut. 23 says, “No one who…has his male organ cut off shall enter the assembly of the Lord.” I don’t know if our Rogers 4 manual organ is male or female, but male organs cut off is a problem for the writer […]

Elijah’s Great Lesson

On August 14, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Elijah’s Great Lesson Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins August 13, 2017 Sunshine Cathedral Invictus BY WILLIAM ERNEST HENLEY (1875): Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried […]

Transformative Justice-Love

On August 7, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Transformative Justice-Love Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins Transfiguration Sunday 2017 Sunshine Cathedral Moses was known as a great liberator, confronted Pharaoh and led an exodus of oppressed people into freedom. Words attributed to him tell us to Love God (Deut), and Love neighbor (Lev)…and apparently, love means standing up to injustice. Elijah was a prophet who […]

The Realm of Heaven

On July 31, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

The Realm of Heaven Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins July 30, 2017 Let there be peace among us and let us not be instruments of our own or others’ oppression; and now, may God’s words be spoken, may only God’s word be heard. Amen. In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus says seek first the Realm […]

Three Things You Need to Know About God

On July 24, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Three Things You Need to Know About God Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins July 23, 2017 Let there be peace among us and let us not be instruments of our own or others’ oppression; and now, may God’s words be spoken, may only God’s word be heard. Amen. In the prayer red today from the 139th […]

Spilling God’s Seeds

On July 16, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Let there be peace among us and let us not be instruments of our own or others’ oppression; and now, may God’s word be spoken, may only God’s word be heard. Amen. Spilling God’s Seeds Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins The reading from Isaiah today tells us that God’s word of hope and encouragement must produce […]

Welcome

On July 3, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Welcome Rev. Ty Bradley, Minister of Social Justice July 2, 2017 In the chapter that ends with our Gospel text this morning Jesus and his followers are in the midst a whirlwind missionary trip to many of the seaside towns of the Galilee region. Midway through their travels, Jesus is emotionally overcome by the large […]

Random Acts of Kindness

On July 3, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Random Acts of Kindness Rev Walt Weiss For the last ten years, I have driven an older car that has served me well, however, recently, I have needed to call for a tow truck on three separate occasions. The particular road side assistance company I use, has a standard practice which I thought about when […]

Singing for our Lives

On June 27, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Singing for our Lives Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins LGBTQ Pride Sunday Let there be peace among us and let us not be instruments of our own or others’ oppression; and now, may God’s word be spoken, may only God’s word be heard. Amen. Since marriage equality in this country, the Religious Right has beefed up […]

Something to Sing About

On June 18, 2017, in Sunshine Cathedral, by Rev.Dr. Robert

Something to Sing About Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins 2nd Sunday After Pentecost 2017 A movie that had a huge impact on my life is the 1933 Mae West film, “I’m No Angel.” It’s about a carnival performer…a woman from the wrong side of the tracks. She’s popular with men, but her career places her only […]

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