Make Disciples; Be a Disciple

New Sermon Series, Beginning Sept 8 Go…Make disciples.  This is Jesus’ final earthly admonition to us in his Great Commission.  We are called to make disciples.  Of course, we are called first to be disciples.  A disciple is a learner, one who follows a rabbi, a teacher.  A disciple is one who follows in the […]

Good Tree, Good Fruit

A sermon series on the Fruit of the Spirit Fruit is good.  We all know from our education in nutrition – from the food pyramid to whatever it is that is used today – that we are supposed to eat fruit.  It produces health – “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.”  But not […]

The Coming of the King

The Coming of the King, A sermon series on the Gospel of Matthew. Matthew presents the narrative of the life of Jesus Christ, the Messiah: the Son of David, the King of Israel.  Christ was born in the city of the king, and was worshiped as a king. He came to preach the kingdom of […]

Be Ye Holy, A sermon series considering the Book of Leviticus

The central and defining attribute of our God is his holiness.  “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty!” the angels of heaven call to one another around the throne of God (Isaiah 6).  God is holy, but he also demands that his people be holy (after all, we are created in his image and […]

Broken Body, A Study of Paul’s First Epistle to the Corinthians

Broken Body A Sermon Series on Paul’s First Epistle to the Corinthians The Church is the Body of Christ. The Church is also people…and people are broken. We get it wrong in a great many ways. The Book of 1 Corinthians is a glimpse into a Broken Body. The saints at Corinth look a whole […]