Sermons from July 2020

Sermons from July 2020

What is it like?

July 26, 2020 1 Kings 3:5-12, Romans 8:26-39 and Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 What is it like?               The Kingdom of heaven! Or as the other Gospels call it, the Kingdom of God. Matthew, because he is writing to Jewish Christian avoids using the name of God and thus refers to God’s Kingdom as the Kingdom…

Good and Bad Plants.

July 19, 2020 Isaiah 44:6-8, Romans 8:12-25; Matthew 13:24-30 & 36-40 Good and Bad Plants.               In a recent survey this question was asked: “If you could ask God only one question and you knew God would give you an answer, what would you ask?” The most common response, offered by 17% of those…

Children and Heirs of God

July 12, 2020 Romans 8:1-11, Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Children and Heirs of God               Patrick Henry said: “Give me liberty or give me death!” Francis Scott Key wrote his famous words “the land of the free and the home of the brave.” Civil liberties are guaranteed under the constitution of the…

Burdens and Yokes!

July 5, 2020  Burdens and Yokes! Romans 7:14-25, Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30               Did you know that the large majority of the world’s 2.3 billion Christians are Western Christians? There are about 1.2 billion Catholic and 800 million Protestant Christians. And when we think of the Western…