October 16, 2016 a sermon based upon Luke 18:1-8 (page 911 in the pew Bible) by Rev. Dr. Paul A. Lance, Minister First Congregational United Church of Christ 201 South Second Ave., Alpena, Michigan 49707 In today’s parable, Jesus introduces us to a boldly persistent woman – one who won’t take “no” for an answer. One who won’t back down. One who insists on her rights! One who refuses to “quiet down” and, day after day, just won’t go away. Perhaps you have met people like that – persistent to the point......