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The Power of Humility and Meekness

The assigned gospel lesson features the 9 Beatitudes from the Sermon on the Mount. The Sermon on the Mount begins in Matthew 5:1 when Jesus sat down on the mountain and called his disciples to himself. In those days, teachers … Continue reading

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Four of a Kind

This sermon was preached on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Click here to listen to this sermon on Soundcloud.com The gospels tell us that Jesus appointed twelve disciples to be with him.  There is nothing very remarkable in that.  There were … Continue reading

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What Is Your Vocation?

This sermon was preached on Sunday, January 19, 2020. It has been that there are three questions of supreme importance that all human beings should attempt to answer:  1) Where have I come from? 2) Where am I going? And … Continue reading

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Justice and Peace

This sermon was preached on Sunday, January 12, 2020. This morning I want to talk a little about Justice and Peace.  As we begin, it may be instructive to consider the cost of war. The highest cost is human life. … Continue reading

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Don’t Lose the True Gift of Christmas in the Wrappings

Philipps Brooks, the author of  the celebrated Christmas Carol, “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” once wrote that preaching is the communication of truth through personality. The preacher has a personality, a life, and so does every member of the congregation. … Continue reading

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