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Lee Koontz


Easter in a Good Friday World

“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.” -Frederick Buechner   “Fear not.” -Jesus   We’ve all …


John 15:9-17 – Unconditional

I have a number of friends with whom I correspond primarily through email.  There are at least a few who enjoy sharing …


John 20:19-31 – Inside-Out

Let me invite you all just to relax for a moment and take a few deep breaths. Breathe in.  Breathe out.           …


John 2:13-22 – Slow Church

As a pastor there are certain questions that I’m accustomed to hearing every Sunday.  Questions like, “Can you unlock this room for …


Mark 2:1-12 – A Top-Down Approach

“Child,” he said, “Your sins are forgiven.” How inappropriate that was!  Inappropriate… because the man’s four friends had just gone to great …