Sermon Archives

May 20, 2018

The Festival of Pentecost

Now when [the people of Jerusalem] heard this [Peter’s Pentecost ‘sermon’] they were cut to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “Brothers, what shall we do?” (Acts 2:37 ESV) On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let […]

May 13, 2018

Seventh Sunday of Easter

[Jesus said] “Sanctify them in the truth; your word is truth. As you sent me into the world, so I have sent them into the world. And for their sake I consecrate myself, that they also may be sanctified in truth. (John 17:17-19 ESV) We pick up some of the last words Jesus said before […]

April 29, 2018

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world. By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, and every spirit that does […]

April 22, 2018

Fourth Sunday of Easter

[Jesus said] “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. 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 snatches them and scatters them. He flees because he […]

April 15, 2018

Third Sunday of Easter

36As they [the disciples] were talking about these things, Jesus himself stood among them, and said to them, “Peace to you!”. 37 But they were startled and frightened and thought they saw a spirit. 38 And he said to them, “Why are you troubled, and why do doubts arise in your hearts? 39 See my […]

April 8, 2018

Second Sunday of Easter

1That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life— 2 the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which […]

April 1, 2018

Easter

When the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might go and anoint him. And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb. And they were saying to one another, “Who will roll away […]

March 30, 2018

Good Friday

Shortly after the triumphal procession into Jerusalem, in the intense days of celebrity status due to the raising of Lazarus with crowds cheering, religious leaders worried, the disciples bewildered, and even the Gentiles – in this case some Greeks – wanting to see Jesus, we find Jesus who can see what lies ahead and is […]

March 29, 2018

Maundy Thursday

16 The cup of blessing that we bless, is it not a participation in the blood of Christ? The bread that we break, is it not a participation in the body of Christ? 17 Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread. (1 […]

March 25, 2018

Palm Sunday

And those who went before and those who followed were shouting, “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Blessed is the coming kingdom of our father David! Hosanna in the highest!” (Mark 11:9,10 ESV) I was surprised to read this week that yesterday – the Saturday before Palm Sunday – […]

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