All Events Canceled
Out of an abundance of caution, Fries Memorial has decided to suspend worship services and other large gatherings until further notice. The PEC has strongly encouraged this decision with the health and well-being of our members and the wider community in mind.
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Category Archives: Sermons
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
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
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
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
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