Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg

Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg

Sermons by Preacher

Rock Star—The David Saga, II: Philanthropist

Date: September 23, 2018

Bible Text: I Chronicles 29:1–21 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to make this freewill offering? For all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.  —1 Chronicles 29:14   There’s this wonderful story from I Chronicles about

Rock Star—The David Saga, I: Shepherd

Date: September 16, 2018

Bible Text: I Samuel 16:1–12 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.Samuel said to Jesse, ‘Are all your sons here?’ And Jesse said, ‘There remains yet the youngest, but he is keeping the sheep.’ —I Samuel 16:11   I went down one of those Internet rabbit holes this week when I asked Google “Which rock star

Counting On God, VI: Forty

Date: September 2, 2018

Bible Text: Genesis 7:1–5; Mark 1:9–14 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.And the Spirit immediately drove Jesus out into the wilderness. He was in the wilderness for forty days, tempted by Satan; and he was with the wild beasts; and the angels waited on him. —Mark 1:12–13   In the Bible and in the rest of

Counting On God, I: ONE

Date: July 29, 2018

Bible Text: Deuteronomy 6:4–9; Ephesians 4:1–16 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.  There is one body and one Spirit, one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in all.  —Ephesians 4:3–6 As long as anybody can remember, human beings have attached

The Four Things That Matter Most, Part II: I forgive you and Part III: Please forgive me

Date: July 15, 2018

Bible Text: Colossians 3:1–4, 12–14; Matthew 6:12; Luke 11:4 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.Bear with one another and, if anyone has a complaint against another, forgive each other; just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. —Colossians 3:13 Down the street from my house in Old Greenwich, Connecticut, there was

Image of God, X: Waking up with Leah

Date: June 24, 2018

Bible Text: Genesis 29:16–30 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.When morning came, it was Leah! —Genesis 29:25 Some of you of a certain age will remember the influential 1979 film Kramer vs. Kramer, with Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep as a couple going through a bitter divorce. Much of the movie takes place in divorce court, and apparently

Image of God, IX: Running to Meet Them

Date: June 17, 2018

Bible Text: Luke 15:11–32 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.  While the runaway was yet far off, his father ran to meet him, and welcomed him home.  —Luke 15:20   In this sermon series called Image of God, Jo and Katie and I have been thinking with you about what it means to be the