Sermons

August 19, 2018

Living Wisely Based on Psalm 111, Ephesians 5:15-20, John 6:51-58           We live in a time where there are all sorts of ways to acquire knowledge and information – faster than ever before.  No question goes unanswered in this world…

August 5, 2018

Lives That are Worthy Based on Psalm 51, 2Samuel 11:26 – 12:13a, Ephesians 4:1-16, John 6:24-35           I have had the privilege to be in relationship with many people as they neared the end of their lives.  In all of…

July 29, 2018

Using Our Gifts Based on 2 Samuel 11:1-15, Ephesians 3:14-21, John 6:1-21           I have a good friend who works as a Human Resources professional.  She has worked for large and small companies, and with all types of people with…

July 22, 2018

Christ, Our Temple Based on 2 Samuel 7:1-14a, Ephesians 2:11-22, Mark 6:30-34, 53-56           I was watching an archeology show on the television the other day.  Scientists had discovered a long-buried kingdom in the desert of Peru that had been…

July 15, 2018

To God be the Glory Based on 2 Samuel 6:12-19, Ephesians 1:3-14, Psalm 24           Fanny Crosby died more than 100 year ago – 1915 to be exact.  She was a remarkable woman who, though blind from age six, wrote…

July 8, 2018

Leading Through Servanthood Based on 2 Samuel 5:1-10, 2 Corinthians 12:2-10, Mark 6:1-13           Already this year in the U.S. there have been more than 300,000 books published – more than 1.3 million worldwide.  Note here that we are only…

July 1, 2018

Only Believe Based on Psalm 130, 2 Cor 8:7-15, Mark 5:21-43           Believing…in today’s scripture reading from Mark’s Gospel, Jesus is quoted as saying, “…Do not fear, only believe….” (Mark 5:36)  Isn’t that an interesting juxtaposition of words?  What is…