Sermons from October 2021

Sermons from October 2021

RICH IN CHRIST

RICH IN CHRIST  2 Peter 1: 1-11 (This is the Word of the Lord.  Thanks be to God) A while ago, there was an article about the wealthiest beggars in India. Everyone on the list lived day after day on the street from alms in worn-out clothes. They ate leftover food and of what people on the road gave them. At night they searched for cartons and slept in the brutal…

Teamwork

October 24, 2021   Hebrews 10:19-25 Matthew 3:18-27 Teamwork.           Dr. David Geier, leadership and burnout speaker, shares lessons from the world’s best athletes and coaches. In his article, “Ingredients That Make the Best Teams Successful”, he asks the question: “What is it about the great teams that take them…

Faith and sacrifices

October 17, 2021. Hebrews 11:17-19; 13:1-5; 13:12-16; John 13:31-34 Faith and sacrifices           It has been said that in order to make a relationship work, you have to make a lot of sacrifices…to which someone replied…that is why I keep a large number of goats in my garden… The new chef is a deeply religious…

Persevere!

October 10, 2021     Hebrews 12:1-4; Luke 14:25-33 Persevere!           I am relieved today! The reason is that I have a limited arsenal of metaphors I use to make theological points. They are, as you all know, almost exclusively athletic metaphors.           So…

Faith for every day

October 3, 2021    Psalm 118:19-29, Hebrews 3:7-13, 13:7-9, Matthew 6:25-34 Faith for every day             What is important in life? I know this is a question most of us ask, but I am not sure we give ourselves enough time to answer this profound question. Bronnie Ware is an Australian author and…