Sermons/Text

Series: Lessons from the Life of Joseph

June 8/9 –  #3: “Cream Always Rises to the Top”  Gen. 29 – 41 (excerpts)
(39:2-6a,20-23; 41:37-42a,43b – NLT)

June 1/2 – #2: “The Wisdom of Integrity”  Genesis 39:1-20 (NLT)

May 25/26 – #1: “The Dream Catcher” Genesis 37:2-11 (NLT)

James Series 

“When Doubt Rocks the Boat of Faith”  James 1:5-8 and Matthew 14:28-31 (NRSV)

Easter 2019 Sermon

“Too Good to Be True?” 1 Corinthians 15:12-23 and Matthew 28:1-15

5 Community Lent Series Our Pastor’s Sermon 

Whatever You Give Up for Lent… Don’t Give Up on – Community
Psalm 133; Hebrews 10:23-25 (NLT)

Series: “The Seven Last Words of Jesus”

Apr 13/14 – #7: “Father, Into Your Hands I Commend My Spirit” Luke 32:44-46 (NRSV)

Apr 6/7 – #6: “It is Finished” John 19:29-30 (NLT)

Mar 30/31 – #5: “I Thirst….”  John 19:27-28 (NLT) 

Mar 23/24 – #4: “My God, My God, Why have You Forsaken Me?”
Mark 15:33-34 (Psalm 22)

Mar 16/17 – #3: “Here Is Your Son, Here Is Your Mother…” John 19:25-27 (NLT)

Mar 9/10 – #2: Today You Will Be with Me in Paradise….” Matthew 20:17-23 and Luke 23:32-33,39-43 (JB

Mar 6 – #1  “Father, Forgive Them…”  Luke 23:33-34

The Beatitudes Sermon Series: “The Life God Blesses”

Mar 2/3 – #8 “Blessed are the Persecuted….” Matthew 5:10-12 & John 15:18-20a,16:1-3 (NIV)

Feb 23/24 – #7 “Blessed are the Peacemakers….”   Ephesians 2: 13-18  &  Matthew 5:9 (NRSV)

Feb 16/17 – #6: “Blessed are the Pure in Heart…” Matthew 5:8 (5:1-12) & Philippians 4:4-9 (NIV)

Feb 9/10 – #5:   “Blessed are the Merciful….”   Matthew  5:7 (NRSV) and Matthew 18:21-35 (NLT)

Feb 2/3 –  #4:  “Blessed are Those who Hunger and….”  John 6:22-35 and  Matthew 5:6 (NRSV)

Jan 26/27#3:  “Blessed are the Meek…”  Galatians 5:16-25  and  Matthew 5:5 (Weymouth New Testament)

Jan 19/20 – #2:  “Blessed are those who mourn…” Matthew 5:4, 11:28-29 (NRSV)

Jan 12/13 – #1:  “Blessed are the Poor in Spirit…”  Isaiah 57:14-15 (TEV);  Matthew 5:3 and Luke 6:20b (PNT – JBPhillips)

A Sermon for Epiphany

Jan 5/6 – Star Search” Matthew 2:1-12 (NLT)

Sermon Series: The Gospel According to Scrooge

Dec 24 – “From Humbug to Hallelujah” Luke 2:1-20 and John 10:10b (RSV)

Dec 22/23 –  “The Spirit of Christmas Future” 2 Peter 3:2-4a, 8-15a (NLT)

Dec 15/16 – The Spirit of Christmas Present” Gal. 4:4-7 &  Eph. 3:14-19 (NLT)

Dec 8/9 – “The Spirit of Christmas, Past” Matthew 11:2-6

Dec 1/2 – “The Spirit of Christmas, Foretold”  Isaiah 8:20 – 9:3a  (NLT)

Sermon Series: The Other Lord’s Prayer

Nov 10/11 – That the World May Know”  John 17:20-26 (NCV)

Nov 3/4 –  “Christ’s Gift of Joy” John 16:19-22  and  17:12-13 (NIV)

Oct 27/28 – “Sent to the World”  John 17:14-19 (New Century Version)

Oct 20/21 –  “One Family of God” John 17:11 and Ephesians 2:13-18 (NRSV)

Oct 13/14 –  “Is Jesus Glorified in Your Life?”  John 17:6-10 (NRSV)

Oct 7 – “The Glory of Christ” John 17:1-5 (NLT)

Sermon Series: Taste and See

Sept 29/30 – “We Are What We Eat” John 6:47-56 and 1 Corinthians 10:16-17 (NLT)

Sept 22/23 – “Multiplying God’s Love” John 6:1-15 (NRSV)

Sept 15/16 – “You are Cordially invited” Luke 14:12-24 (NLT)

Sept 8/9 – “The Other Lord’s Supper”  Luke 24:13-35 (NIV)

Sept 2/3 – “Remember is an Action Verb” I Corinthians 11:23-26 (NIV)

Sermon Series: Who Jesus Is

Aug 26th – “Who Jesus is, According to John” John 1-5, 10-14; 20:30-31

Aug 19th – “Who Jesus is, According to Luke” Luke 19:10 (NRSV)

Aug 12th – “Who Jesus is, According to Matthew” Matthew 10:1,5-7,14/28:16-20 (NRSV)

Aug 5th – “Who Jesus Is, According to Mark”  Mark 10:43b-45

July 29th – “New Life for Dry Bones.”  Ezekiel 37:1-14 (God’s Word Translation)

July 22nd – Believing in the One Who is Able” Tim. 1:6-12  and Mark 9:14-29 NRSV

July 8th – “I Can See Clearly now … or can I”?John 9:1 – 41

Sermon for Independence Sunday

July 1st – “Freedom in Christ”, John 8:31-32 and Galatians 5:1 (TEV)