Sermon Archive

April 2017

Easter 2017

Maundy Thursday 2017

The Way of the Cross: A Different Kind of King

Jesus is Lord Over the Living and the Dead

March 2017

What Do People Say About Us? Being an Outpost of Grace

“The more we acknowledge that we are in need, the more shame and humility we feel, the sooner we will feel his embrace of grace. Jesus waits for us, he goes ahead of us, he extends his hand to us, he is patient with us. God is faithful. Mercy will always be greater than any […]

Discipleship Takes Time

February 2017

Be A Disciple

“Yet the community that Jesus calls into existence cannot be determined by what it avoids, but rather what is avoided is so because of the character of the community that is to exemplify Christ’s life.” Stanley Hauwerwas     “ The capacity to make a decision, to direct life, to exercise freedom is the very […]

Does Jesus Understand Us?

January 2017

The Beattitudes

5 1-2 When Jesus saw his ministry drawing huge crowds, he climbed a hillside. Those who were apprenticed to him, the committed, climbed with him. Arriving at a quiet place, he sat down and taught his climbing companions. This is what he said: 3 “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you […]

Baptism Creates Community