The Case of the Missing God

Sunday, February 1, 2015

The Case of the Missing God

A sermon preached by
Rev. Ginger E. Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry UMC, February 1, 2015.

Text:  Exodus 17:1-7                                                             


Years ago, I heard a powerful
preacher describe her experience at the bedside of her dying son as “the case
of the missing God.”  She felt abandoned,
like she needed God and searched, but God was nowhere to be found.  I’ve never forgotten this phrase—and it comes
back to me again and again as I hear people young and old t [...]