Pentecost Sermon

Jeff Garrison  Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church John 14:8-17 June 9, 2019   Today is Pentecost, the birthday of the church, a day to wear red in remembrance of those tongues that appeared as flames announcing the arrival of the Spirit. But instead of preaching on the Pentecost passage in Acts, I want us to look … Read more Pentecost Sermon


The Fifties

David Halberstam, The Fifties (1993, New York: Ballantine Books, 1994), 800 pages including index’s and notes, plus 32 pages of black and white prints.   The decade was 70% completed when I was born. I have no recall of the 1950s, even though I was born late in the decade. Having now read this massive … Read more The Fifties