Sermon for May 26, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Acts 16:9-15 • Psalm 67:1-7 • Revelation 21:10, 10:22-22:5 • John 5:1-9 This week’s theme is God makes us whole. Acts shares the story of Lydia’s conversion. Lydia, from Thyatira, is regarded as the first baptized convert in Europe. In Psalm 67 we are reminded that … Continue reading “Sermon for May 26, 2019”

Sermon for May 19, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Acts 11:1-18 • Psalm 148:1-14 • Revelation 21:1-6 • John 13:31-35 This week’s theme is God removes barriers. The story in Acts reminds to not put up barriers,, which can prevent people from relationship with God. Psalm 148 talks about all creation praising God without barriers … Continue reading “Sermon for May 19, 2019”

Sermon for May 12, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Acts 9:36-43 • Psalm 23:1-6 • Revelation 7:9-17 • John 10:22-30 This week’s theme is The Shepherd gives life. Psalm 23 is the Shepherd’s psalm, he leads us to still waters, we dwell in his house forever. In Acts 9 we see life restored as Peter … Continue reading “Sermon for May 12, 2019”

Sermon for May 5, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Acts 9:1-6, 7-20 • Psalm 30:1-12 • Revelation 5:11-14 • John 21:1-19 This week’s theme is A Higher Calling. Psalm 30 is a parallel between David praying, “I will extol you no matter what I face,” and Jesus in the Garden praying, “Not my will, but … Continue reading “Sermon for May 5, 2019”

Sermon for April 28, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Psalm 118:14-29 • Acts 5:27-32 • John 20:19-31 • Revelation 1:4-8 This week’s theme is Jesus is our Lord and our God. Psalm 118 tells the Lord is God. Acts 5 shows the faith of the apostles who said they must preach the risen Lord who … Continue reading “Sermon for April 28, 2019”

Sermon for April 21, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Acts 10:34-43 • Psalm 118:1-2; 14-24 • 1 Cor. 15:19-26 • John 20:1-18 This week’s theme is Christ is Savior for all. The Psalmist starts off by reminding us God’s love endures forever. The Lord has become our salvation. In Acts 10 Peter shares the hope … Continue reading “Sermon for April 21, 2019”

Sermon for April 19, 2019 – Good Friday (This can also be used for Maundy Thursday)

 Readings: Isaiah 52:12-53:12 • Psalm 22:1-31 • Heb. 4:14-16; 5:7-9 • John 18-19 This week’s theme is The Passion. One suggestion is simply to read the passages from a modern translation with a bit of discussion and a prayer after each reading. Isaiah shares the prophecies about Jesus’ sacrifice. Psalm 22 is the Psalm Jesus … Continue reading “Sermon for April 19, 2019 – Good Friday (This can also be used for Maundy Thursday)”

Sermon for April 18, 2019 – Maundy (Holy) Thursday – Lord’s Supper

  Readings: Exodus 12:1-14 • Psalm 116:1-2. 12-19 • 1 Cor. 11:23-26 • John 13:1-17, 31-35 This week’s theme is The New Covenant. Exodus reminds us of the first Passover, when the unblemished lamb was killed and the blood saved those in the household. The Psalmist reminds us that God has heard our cry and … Continue reading “Sermon for April 18, 2019 – Maundy (Holy) Thursday – Lord’s Supper”

Sermon for April 14, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Isaiah 50:4-9 • Psalm 31:9-16 • Philippians 2:5-11 • Luke 22:14-23:56 This week’s theme is The Liturgy of the Passion. The prophet Isaiah talks about God giving strength in the midst of adversity as this prophecy refers to Jesus’ passion. The Psalmist also refers to Jesus’ … Continue reading “Sermon for April 14, 2019”

Sermon for April 7, 2019

Download OptionsMP3MP4Watch on YouTube Jump to Discussion Questions Readings: Isaiah 43:16-21 • Psalm 126:1-6 • Phil. 3:4b-14 • John 12:1-8 This week’s theme is We have a new beginning in Christ. Psalm 126 talks about how God restored Zion and gave Israel great hope. In his letter to the church in Philippi, Paul says everything … Continue reading “Sermon for April 7, 2019”