Full disclosure - according to the timestamp on my phone, I texted Bruce at 9:22PM last night (Saturday night) and said:
Word count: 75
I haven't done this in a long time. I have really tried to move away from the whole Saturday night sermon writing thing - it just doesn't work for me in this particular season of my life. But for so many reasons this week, I just couldn't get it together - and yet, I was totally calm about the whole thing. We had our annual Spaghetti Supper and Dessert Auction last night and after we cleaned up and everyone left, I sat down in my office and started to write. And at 10:51PM I sent this text:
Once I sat down, the words just flowed. I love this scripture and I love preaching on it. I love charging my church to be a Greatest Commandment church!
Here's the sermon. Enjoy ...