Sermon Series for September: The Letter of James

“A Pastor’s Prayer.” September 2: James 1: 17-27:  Reach out to the homeless and loveless in their plight, and guard against corruption from the godless world. September 9: Homecoming/Heritage Sunday: 125 &120 years: Rev. Jim Powell Preaching September 16: James 3: 1-12:  With our tongues we bless God our Father;...

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June 2018 Sermon Series

Gospel According to Mark:  Stories 2 x 2 (first 4 of 8 week series)   June 3:  Mk 2.23-3:6:  Sunday Healings “is it permitted…?”   June 10: Mk 3.20-35:  Trash Talkin’ Spirit “the sin of blashphemy…”   June 17: Mk 4.26-34:  Likin’ the Kingdom “The kingdom of God is like…”...

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Sermon Series for Pre-Lent: 2018

Sermon Series for Pre-Lent:2018: “the Call” How does Christ Jesus Call us to be His hands and feet (and voice, and strength, and compassion, and justice) in the world? Jan 7: Mark 1: 4-11: Jesus’ Baptism and Epiphany for Us His Call and ours (A Bright Idea) Jan 14: John...

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Sermon Series ADVENT, 2017

Hope, Joy, Love, Peace and Christ: have you Got Them? Dec. 3: Mk. 13: 24-37: Got Hope? Dec. 10: Mk. 1: 1-8; 2 Peter 3: 8-15: Got Peace? Dec. 17: John 1: 6-8, 19-28: Got Love? Dec. 24: Lk. 1: 26-38: Got Joy? Dec. 24: Lk. 2: 1-20: Got Christ?...

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Sermon Series for Pre-Advent: 2017

“Be-Attitudes” : As Disciples of Christ Jesus, let us acknowledge and welcome all people especially those who in the world need the Love of Jesus, the Power of the Spirit and the Knowledge of God’s Presence in their lives we can share Christ’s love and joy as Christ’s Disciple, for Jesus...

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Sermon Series for Pre-Advent: 2017

Sermon Series for Pre-Advent: 2017 “On the Way” About the First being Last, and the Last being First, and God’s Plan of Love through it all. Aug. 13: Matt. 14:22-23: (after the crowds) Aug. 20: Matt. 15:10-(21)-28: (scrappy faith) Aug. 27: Matt. 16:13-20: (revealed secrets) Sept. 3: Matt. 16:21-28: (not...

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SERMON SERIES: May 2017

We just finished a series in which these Means of Grace (Ordinances of God) were preached: Matthew 4: 1-11 – the Temptations of Jesus – Fasting John 3: 1-17 – Nicodemus at night – Searching (study of) the scriptures John 4: 5-42 – The woman at the well – Expounding...

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SERMON SERIES: March 2017

Sermon Series for Lent: 2017 “Above & Beyond by GRACE” March 5: Matt. 4:1-11: Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness           + Romans 5:12-19 Grace: Righteous Obedience March 12: John 3:1-17: Nicodemus                                               + Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 Grace: Faith from Above March 19: John 4:5-42: Woman at the well                                   + Romans 5:1-11 Grace:...

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SERMON SERIES: January 2017

After the Epiphany A Sermon Series From the Gospel of Matthew – Epiphany to Lent January 22:    Matthew 4: 12-23:      A Jesus Quest January 29:    Matthew 5: 1-12:       Blessed Are We February 5:      Matthew 5: 13-20:    Salty, Light-filled Law February 12:  Matthew 5: 21-37:    You have heard it said…...

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