Sermon October 25, 2020

Matthew 22:34-46 “Whose Son is He?”       In our text today Jesus has already answered questions posed to him by the Scribes and the Pharisees, the Sadducees, and the Herodians. Each group in some manner is seen as trying to test Jesus knowledge, wisdom, or the direction in life he would provide, and Jesus’ responseContinue reading “Sermon October 25, 2020”

Sermon for October 18, 2020

Matthew 22:15-22 “Rendering Unto God”   Just suppose that every one of you out there knows, secretly, that God has rescued you. You haven’t told anyone, perhaps, but you know —rescued you not once but many times. And just suppose that with this knowledge, you are living in Palestine way back then, and you haveContinue reading “Sermon for October 18, 2020”

Sermon October 4, 2020

“Is Jesus Your Cornerstone?” Matthew 21:33-46             There is a made-up story that goes like this: Jesus is walking through the streets of a city.  He sees a young man feasting gluttonously and growing drunk on wine.  “Young man,” Jesus asks, “Why do you live like this?”  “Don’t you remember?” the young man replies.  “IContinue reading “Sermon October 4, 2020”

Suggestions for the Lay Leadership Committee

What is your Gift? 1 Corinthians 12:4 –Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. To each is given the manifestation of the SpiritContinue reading “Suggestions for the Lay Leadership Committee”

Sermon for September 20, 2020

“The Generosity of God’s Promise!” Matthew 20:1-16             There is a short article written by a minister out of Tampa Florida, Pastor James Harnish. He tells of how a woman came into his office one day. He writes, together we reflected on what has been happening in the past two years since the day when,Continue reading “Sermon for September 20, 2020”