September 3 Sermon by Rev. Dr. Galen Schwarz

September 3 Sermon by Rev. Dr. Galen Schwarz

The Invisible Enemy  –  Acts 16:24-34  –  Ephesians 6:10-20 When our youngest son was a junior in high school he had it in his mind that he just had to go to an Ivy League School.  Well with financial fear and trepidation Susan and I decided that we would...
postcards from sabbatical – week 14

postcards from sabbatical – week 14

Dear Faith Friends, I knew when I got back to Indiana I would keep walking through this sabbatical.  I imagined I would hike the parks of our city, county, and state. Instead, I have felt led to walk very close to home.  I am called to the streets of the neighborhood...
postcards from sabbatical – week 13

postcards from sabbatical – week 13

Dear Faith Friends, This past week has felt quite indulgent.  I had a chance, during the sabbatical, to think about what I enjoy doing and would like to spend more time at. I came up with baking. So much of ministry has a non-tangible outcome.  Baking is a chance to...
postcards from sabbatical – week 12

postcards from sabbatical – week 12

Dear Faith Friends, I am back in Indianapolis for four weeks, before I am back at Faith.  It is filled with a unique kind of anticipation. This week, writing the first draft of our Community Ministry Grant proposal. For several years, Faith has diligently explored and...