A Really short Stewardship Sermon
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A Really short Stewardship Sermon

5th Sunday after Epiphany February 4, 2018 1 Chronicles 29:11 (ESV) Yours, O LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the victory and the majesty, for all that is in the heavens and in the earth is yours. Yours is the kingdom, O LORD, and you are exalted as head above...

He Owns It All
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He Owns It All

4th Sunday after Epiphany January 28, 2018 1 Chronicles 29:11 (ESV) Yours, O LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the victory and the majesty, for all that is in the heavens and in the earth is yours. Yours is the kingdom, O LORD, and you are exalted as head above...

Our Hope
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Our Hope

The Sanctity of Life January 14, 2018 1 Peter 3:15–22 (ESV) >  but in your hearts regard Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect, having a good conscience, so that, when...

Star of Wonder, Star of Night
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Star of Wonder, Star of Night

The Epiphany of Our Lord January 7, 2018 Matthew 2:1–12 (ESV) The Visit of the Wise Men >  Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying, “Where is he who has been born king of the Jews?...

Changed to Be Growing
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Changed to Be Growing

6th Sunday After Epiphany Text for Worship: 1 Corinthians 3: 1-9 3 Brothers and sisters, I could not address you as people who live by the Spirit but as people who are still worldly—mere infants in Christ. 2 I gave you milk, not solid food, for you were not yet ready for it. Indeed, you are still...

No, Not One, Nothing
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No, Not One, Nothing

5th Sunday after Epiphany Text for Worship: 1 Corinthians 2: 1-16 2 And so it was with me, brothers and sisters. When I came to you, I did not come with eloquence or human wisdom as I proclaimed to you the testimony about God.[a] 2 For I resolved to know nothing while I was with you except...

Blessed in Christ
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Blessed in Christ

4th Sunday After Epiphany Text for Worship: Matthew 5: 1-12 5 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them. The Beatitudes He said: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,     for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are...

Apprenticeship
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Apprenticeship

3rd Sunday after Epiphany Text for Worship: Matthew 4: 17-22 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” Jesus Calls His First Disciples 18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting...

Here We Stand
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Here We Stand

The Sanctity of Human Life Text for Worship: Ephesians 6: 11-18 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood,but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual...

God’s Plan, Not Ours
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God’s Plan, Not Ours

The Epiphany of Our Lord Text for Worship: Ephesians 3: 8-10 8 Although I am less than the least of all the Lord’s people, this grace was given me: to preach to the Gentiles the boundless riches of Christ,9 and to make plain to everyone the administration of this mystery,which for ages past was kept hidden in...