Sermon Archives

February 23, 2014

Hard Hats Required: Divine Construction Zone

Hard Hats Required: Divine Construction Zone

According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation, and someone else is building on it. Each builder must choose with care how to build on it. For no one can lay any foundation other than the one that has been laid; that foundation is Jesus […]

February 16, 2014

How Can We Sing the Lord’s Song In a Strange Land?

How Can We Sing the Lord's Song In a Strange Land?

By the rivers of Babylon— there we sat down and there we wept when we remembered Zion. On the willows there we hung up our harps. For there our captors asked us for songs, and our tormentors asked for mirth, saying, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” How could we sing the Lord’s […]

February 9, 2014

Fire and Song

Fire and Song

When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each of them. […]

February 2, 2014

Freedom from the Inside-Out

Freedom from the Inside-Out

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.   For freedom Christ has set us free.

January 26, 2014

Dropping Nets and Dropping Names

Dropping Nets and Dropping Names

Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: “Land of Zebulun, land of Naphtali, on the road by […]

January 19, 2014

Named for Now & Later

Named for Now & Later

The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! This is he of whom I said, ‘After me comes a man who ranks ahead of me because he was before me.’ I myself did not know him; but I […]

January 12, 2014

Named, Claimed, Sealed & Sent

Named, Claimed, Sealed & Sent

Then Jesus came from Galilee to John at the Jordan, to be baptized by him. John would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now; for it is proper for us in this way to fulfill all […]

January 5, 2014

GPS From the Heart

GPS From the Heart

2In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.’ When King Herod heard this, […]

December 29, 2013

Mind the Pauses

Now after they had left, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him.’ Then Joseph got up, took the […]

December 24, 2013

A Time to Ponder and a Time to Praise

A Time to Ponder and a Time to Praise

In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news […]

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