Sermons from 2016

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December 25 – Giving God Elbow Room


Sermon: Giving God Elbow Room At the heart of Christianity is Divine Love who is incarnational. The gift of God’s Spirit in Christ is the same gift in us today. If we proclaim “God is with us” then wherever we find ourselves, and whatever we find ourselves in, is where God chooses to reside. If […]

December 18 -Jesus’ Wish List


Sermon Series: Christmas Is Not Your Birthday Sermon: Jesus’ Wish List Sometimes we get so caught up in our own desires that we don’t even think about what Jesus might desire. What would Jesus put on his wish list for Christmas? What might Jesus want for his birthday? Just because you can’t mail a gift to […]

December 11 – A Scandalous Love


Sermon Series: Christmas Is Not Your Birthday Sermon: A Scandalous Love The prophet Hosea is commanded by God to marry a promiscuous woman of ill-repute named Gomer. Marriage is symbolic of the covenantal relationship between God and Israel. Since the people of Israel had been unfaithful to God, Hosea’s marriage becomes a real life example of […]

November 27, 2016 – Expect A Miracle


Advent Sermon: Expect A Miracle This Sunday Advent begins. Advent is the four weeks of preparation for Christmas. The Sermon Series for Advent is entitled Christmas Is Not Your Birthday. Advent is a time for us to refocus on the coming of the Messiah. Our busy lives and the culture we live in keep pulling […]

November 20, 2016 – Now Is The Time To Plant The Seeds


Sermon Series:  The Conspiracy of Kindness Sermon Title: Now Is The Time To Plant The Seeds This week is the final week of our Conspiracy of Kindness series. All Christ followers are commanded to share God’s love. Throughout the ages, the church and Christ followers have used different ways to do this. Some are simple […]

November 13, 2016 – Calling Everyone, Everywhere


Sermon Series: The Conspiracy of Kindness Sermon Title: Calling Everyone, Everywhere Everyone is called by God in Jesus Christ to love others. Each of us is created, designed differently and called to use those differences as part of our calling. These gifts and talents and internal passions allow us to fit into our part of […]

November 6 – It’s Always About The Process

Sermon Series: Conspiracy of Kindness Sermon Title: It’s Always About The Process Hopefully, we are still growing. Learning more, becoming wiser, finding new ways to be effective, finding creative ways to work through problems. Growing and maturing require us to change. If better is possible, then good is not enough. We are called to bear fruit […]