Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg

Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg

Sermons by Preacher

Empty Nets

Date: February 3, 2019

Bible Text: Luke 5:1–11 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.“Master, we have worked all night long but have caught nothing. Yet if you say so, I will let down the nets.”—Luke 5:5   The story I just read is about a long night of futility followed by a calling to a new adventure. Until last
2019-02-07T14:11:09+00:00

The State of Euphoria

Date: January 27, 2019

Bible Text: John 2:1–11 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.St. John tells how, at Cana's wedding feast, The water-pots poured wine in such amount That by his sober count There were a hundred gallons at the least. It made no earthly sense, unless to show How whatsoever love elects to bless Brims to a sweet
2019-01-31T11:03:04+00:00

Today!

Date: January 20, 2019

Bible Text: Luke 4:16–30 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.Today! The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go
2019-01-23T14:44:09+00:00

What’s Your Sign?

Date: January 13, 2019

Bible Text: Luke 3:1–22 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.Now when all the people were baptized, and when Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, the heaven was opened, and the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, ‘You are my
2019-01-16T12:07:28+00:00

Narratives of a Vulnerable God

Date: December 24, 2018

Bible Text: Luke 2:1–20 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord.. —Luke 2:11 There are days when I think that the most resilient creature God ever created is a human child. Children are tough. Children are
2019-01-02T10:53:45+00:00

Son of David, IV: Prince of Peace

Date: December 23, 2018

Bible Text: Isaiah 9:1–6; 11:1–9; Luke 2:8–20 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.The wolf shall live with the lamb, the leopard shall lie down with the kid, the calf and the lion and the fatling together, and a little child shall lead them. —Isaiah 11:6 In April of 1981, my wife Kathy graduated from the University
2019-01-02T10:55:50+00:00

Son of David, III: Everlasting Father

Date: December 9, 2018

Bible Text: Isaiah 9:2–7; John 5:16–24 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.the Son can do nothing on his own, but only what he sees the Father doing; for whatever the Father does, the Son does likewise.  —John 5:19   As I noted a couple of weeks ago, it is very likely that this lovely promise from
2018-12-13T13:37:49+00:00

Son of David, I: Wonderful Counselor

Date: November 25, 2018

Bible Text: Isaiah 9:2–7; Hebrews 4:13–5:4 |

Click here to listen to the sermon.For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tested as we are, yet without sin. —Hebrews 5:15 Isaiah was Israel’s poet laureate in the second half of
2018-11-28T13:44:17+00:00

Rock Star—The David Saga, XI: David the Dancer

Date: November 18, 2018

Bible Text: II Samuel 6:12–23 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.David danced before the Lord with all his might. —II Samuel 6:14   So who do you think is the most compelling, attractive, three-dimensional, vivid protagonist in the annals of world history and literature? Who would it be? Homer’s given us Achilles and Odysseus, and they’re
2018-11-20T13:35:34+00:00