luke 8:26-39

Luke 8:26-39 “Who’s Possessed?” June 23, 2019               What a powerful story we have before us today.             A story of powerful conflicts and transformation.             A story of an amazing transformation from terror to wholeness.             Jesus takes a man possessed by demons and heals him.             A powerful story indeed.             And […]

Romans 5:1-5

Romans 5:1-5 Faith Filled Men June 16, 2019 (Father’s Day) Today is Father’s Day – a day when we honor our fathers – the men who help give us life and nurture, teach, and train us.  But – for some reason – Father’s Day is not celebrated in the same way or with the same […]

Acts 16:16-34, John 17:20-26

Acts 16:16-34 John 17:20-26 Bad News and Good News Easter 7 June 2 2019   The Lord has risen!             Alleluia! He has risen indeed!   This is the glorious truth of Easter – the glorious truth of the Christian faith — – that we serve a Lord who was crucified for our sins – […]

Acts 14:8-18, John 13:31-35

Acts 14:8-18 John 13:31-35 True Glory Easter 5  May 19, 2019  The Gospel passage before us today from John 13 is not a story of the risen Christ with His followers as some of the passages have been during these Sundays after Easter, but gives us a teaching that Christ gave to His disciples on […]

Acts 9:1-20, John 21:1-19

Acts 9:1-20 John 21:1-19 Called To Love. Called To Follow. Easter 3 May 5 2019 Peter and Paul were both leaders in the early church. They were both powerful spokesmen of the resurrection of Christ, and they both went into the world proclaiming the new life offered through the risen Lord. Indeed, they were both […]

Isaiah 50:4-9(a), Philippians 2:5-11, Luke 19:28-40

Isaiah 50:4-9(a) Philippians 2:5-11 Luke 19:28-40 What Are You Thinking? April 14 2019 Palm / Passion Sunday Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the Catholic nun who worked with the poor in Calcutta India, was not always the poor, humble, and simple woman that she is so famous for being. She was born into a fairly well […]

Isaiah 43:16-21, John 12:1-8

Isaiah 43:`16-21 John 12:1-8 “A New Attitude” Lent 5       April 7 2019             As we go through the Season of Lent and focus on Jesus’ death on the cross for our sins, Jesus’s call to follow Him, and our response to what Jesus has done for us and calls us to do for Him we […]

Isaiah 55:1-9, Luke 13:1-9

Isaiah 55:1-9 Luke 13:1-9 “Will You Get What You’ve Paid For?” Lent 3 March 24 2019             We are now 3 weeks into our journey through the season of Lent. Lent is an important season for us as we focus on Christ, what His death and resurrection mean for us,  and how we can become […]

Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18; Luke 13;31-35

Genesis 15:1-12, 17- 18 Luke 13:31-35 Who’s Afraid? Lent 2  March 17 2019             We are 2 weeks into the Season of Lent, , the six weeks in the Church year when we focus on what God has done for us through the death of Christ for our sins and our response to God’s great […]

Deteronmy 26:1-11, Luke 4:1-15

Deuteronomy 26:1-11 Luke 4:1-15 Remembering Who We Are Lent 1 (Communion) March 10, 2019             We are beginning the Sundays In Lent today. Lent is the 6 week season of the Church year before the events of Holy Week, the crucifixion of Christ on Good Friday and the resurrection on Easter. During Lent we focus […]