Sermon He Makes the Deaf Hear and the Mute Speak

He Makes the Deaf Hear and the Mute Speak

Christ’s work on earth was, simply put, amazing. Yes, he miraculously healed physical afflictions but more so, he brought about spiritual miracles. He showed first-hand how God’s love is for everyone – Jew and Gentiles. He fulfilled a 700 year old prophecy (today’s OT reading, Isaiah 29:18). And as Mark wrote in chapter 7, “He …

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Sermon What is mercy? (Sermon from 2008)

What is mercy? (Sermon from 2008)

It’s not easy to act with mercy – towards ourselves or others – but we have the best example of mercy in God’s love toward us. Today’s sermon is based on these verses from Luke 6, 36 Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful. 37 “Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and …

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Sermon Your sorrow will turn into joy (Sermon from 2010)

Your sorrow will turn into joy (Sermon from 2010)

Our lives will be full of struggles, sorrow and pain. It is the result of sin in this world. However, we have hope and comfort as we hear in this sermon’s Gospel lesson from John 16: 19 Jesus knew that they wanted to ask him, so he said to them, “Is this what you are asking …

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Uncategorized I am the Good Shepherd

I am the Good Shepherd

Today’s sermon is based on these beautiful words in John 10: 11 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. 12 He who is a hired hand and not a shepherd, who does not own the sheep, sees the wolf coming and leaves the sheep and flees, and the wolf …

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Uncategorized Worthy is the Lamb (Sermon from 2010)

Worthy is the Lamb (Sermon from 2010)

During this pandemic, we’re sharing a past Easter Season sermon that reminds us that Christ governs all things. Based on Revelation 5:8-14 which is filled with apocalyptic symbols, the text shows Christ’s relationship to history and that He created and renews all things. Revelation 5 8 And when he had taken the scroll, the four living …

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Sermon “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven”

“I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven”

What is the office of the keys? It’s hinted at in the Gospel reading today — Christ built the church on  rock of Peter, but the keys weren’t given to one man. Rather, they were given to the communion of saints – all those who believe. You, “yourselves as being built up as a holy …

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Sermon The Righteousness of the Law, the Righteousness of Faith

The Righteousness of the Law, the Righteousness of Faith

Today’s sermon focuses on righteousness and it’s full of questions and answers. What does “righteousness” mean? Who is it for? How is it obtained? Pastor walks us through this concept as he discusses Romans chapter 10. Please listen and share your thoughts in the Comments section. Epistle: Romans 10:5-17 5 For Moses writes about the righteousness that …

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Sermon Listen diligently, incline your ear and come to me

Listen diligently, incline your ear and come to me

Sermon Audio Recording – August 6, 2017 This week’s sermon focuses on Isaiah 55 and God’s desire for us to be spiritually wealthy. How do we know this? God tells us in verse 3, “Incline your ear, and come to me; hear, that your soul may live”. The focus is on the riches of the heart …

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Sermon More than Conquerors

More than Conquerors

Today’s sermon (July 30th) focused on the delicate and, at times, difficult to understand topic of predestination. You can listen to the sermon below. The topic is rich with discussion so leave your thoughts and questions in the comments section. Following are the Scripture readings for today’s sermon. Epistle: Romans 8:28-39 28 And we know that for …

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