Blog updates

Most readers know this, but I wanted to state it clearly for anyone who is still here: I am now blogging exclusively over on my new website called Humidity and Hope. I am currently posting there six times a week, so if you have been missing your Hugh fix, you can get it there. This site…

Making Room

NB: The following is a sermon I delivered at Presbyterian New England Congregational Church in Saratoga Springs, NY on October 6, 2019. Making Room Presbyterian-New England Congregational Church Matthew 26:20-35 10/6/2019 It was a holiday weekend. Everybody was in town, and all of the shops were crowded. And the word on the street was that…

Power

Open Door Mennonite Church July 29, 2018 2 Samuel 11:1-17 (NRSV) In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab with his officers and all Israel with him; they ravaged the Ammonites, and besieged Rabbah. But David remained at Jerusalem. It happened, late one afternoon, when David…

Don’t Be Afraid

Open Door Mennonite Church July 1, 2018 Mark 4:35-41 (NRSV) On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, “Let us go across to the other side.” And leaving the crowd behind, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. Other boats were with him. A great windstorm arose, and the…