Date: October 1, 2023

Bible Text: Philippians 1:21-30 |

This is World Communion Sunday. While churches around the world celebrate communion on any given Sunday, this is a day when we pay attention to the fact and consciously celebrate together at the Table of
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What Was He Thinking

Date: January 15, 2023

Bible Text: Acts 10:34-43, Matthew 3:13-17 |

Today we will mark the Baptism of the Lord (but technically it was last week), and we will celebrate the sacrament of baptism. In our gospel text for today we find Jesus coming to John
By |2023-01-15T17:49:55-05:00January 15th, 2023|

Anything But That

Date: August 7, 2022

Bible Text: Genesis 15:1-6, Luke 12:32-40 |

We are continuing a string of sermons from Luke's gospel that include Jesus teaching on how faith should shape our everyday lives and including a number of parables to illustrate the points. Last week we
By |2022-08-07T18:38:53-04:00August 7th, 2022|

The Kingdom Next Door

Date: July 3, 2022

Bible Text: Galatians 6:7-16, Luke 10:1-20 |

Today Pastor David Douthett is back from a couple weeks of vacation; he'll bring the sermon and lead the sacrament of the Lord's Supper in our worship. The sermon focuses on a passage in Luke
By |2022-07-14T11:53:26-04:00July 5th, 2022|

Too Full

Date: October 10, 2021

Bible Text: Amos 5:6-15, Mark 10:17-31 |

Today we'll look at a well-known story of a man who comes to Jesus looking for eternal life. Jesus doesn't give quite the answer he was hoping for. This, coupled with a passage from the
By |2021-10-10T14:20:12-04:00October 10th, 2021|

Farming the Easy Way

Date: June 13, 2021

Bible Text: 2 Corinthians 5:1-17, Mark 4:26-34 |

Jesus taught people about the Kingdom of God using parables – short, sometimes quirky stories or illustrations that often catch listeners off guard and get them to think in different ways about topic. Today we'll
By |2021-06-13T18:33:41-04:00June 13th, 2021|

Growing Up Together

Date: July 19, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 8:12-25, Matthew 13:24-33 |

The kingdom of heaven is like... well, all sorts of things. In today's gospel lesson, Jesus teaches about the kingdom by using parables, short illustrative stories that make a point. He says the kingdom of
By |2020-07-19T21:42:19-04:00July 19th, 2020|