2019

2019

Sermon Archive

Bread from Heaven, II:
The Story of ‘And’

Date: August 11, 2019

Bible Text: I Kings 17:1–16 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. For thus says the Lord the God of Israel: The jar of meal will not be emptied and the jug of oil will not fail until the day that the Lord sends rain on the earth.  —I Kings 17:14   Holy God, you
2019-08-19T12:15:29-05:00

Bread from Heaven, I:
Trusting in Man Hu

Date: August 4, 2019

Bible Text: Selected verses of Exodus 16 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. Eternal God, you promised never to break your covenant with us. Amid all the words spoken, promises made and broken in our generation, speak your eternal Word that endures. Open our hearts and minds through these words of scripture to trust. Guide us to respond
2019-08-06T16:01:21-05:00

Facets of Faithfulness, VII: Gentleness

Date: July 21, 2019

Bible Text: Gal 5:22–23; Mic 6:6–8; Mt 11:28–29 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things.  — Galatians 5:22–23   In English, we can talk about ‘a gentle man’—‘gentle’ and ‘man’ with a space between—and we
2019-07-23T13:42:24-05:00

Facets of Faithfulness, VI: Faithfulness

Date: July 14, 2019

Bible Text: Genesis 39:1–6; Galatians 5:22–23 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things.  — Galatians 5:22–23   I think maybe I’ve told you before about Bob Hoag, the senior minister at the church near Philadelphia
2019-07-18T13:25:18-05:00

Facets of Faithfulness, V: Kindness

Date: July 7, 2019

Bible Text: Galatians 5:22‒23; Mark 1:40‒45 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. By contrast, the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things.  —Galatians 5:22‒23   The other day my wife asked me what I was preaching about this Sunday. I said it was
2019-07-16T09:14:42-05:00

Facets of Faithfulness, IV: Patience

Date: June 30, 2019

Bible Text: Galatians 5:22–23; Psalm 103:1–14 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things.  — Galatians 5:22–23  The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. He will
2019-07-03T11:24:08-05:00

Facets of Faithfulness, II: Joy

Date: June 16, 2019

Bible Text: Galatians 5:1–26 |

Click here to listen to this sermon. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things. —Galatians 5:22–23   Near the end of his terse powerful missive to the Churches of Galatia, St. Paul gives us a little
2019-06-19T15:14:31-05:00