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April 12, 2020 Sermon: Easter Sunday Scripture: John 1:1-20 As we celebrate Easter this morning, many of us might feel a bit anxious and isolated due to the restrictions put in place in order to stop the spread of the Corona Virus. Across the nation, nonessential businesses have...

April 5, 2020 Palm Sunday: Who is this? Matthew 21:1-11 Who is this man? Is precisely what was said when Jesus entered Jerusalem in the closing days of his ministry. He's not riding on a white horse like a conquering king. No, Jesus is simply riding on a...

March 22, 2020 Sermon: Spiritual Blindness Scripture: John 9:1-41 In today’s world it’s so easy to get caught up in our selfish pursuits that we become blind to what is going on around us. We can become blind to the needs to our family and friends. We can...

Prayer for John 9 Heavenly Father, we thank you for sending your Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, to be the Bread of Life for the world. Forgive us for elevating earthly appetites above devotion to you. Feed us with the knowledge of Christ so that we...

March 15, 2020 Sermon: “The Living Water” Scripture: John 4: 1-26 Have you ever been thirsty? I mean really thirsty. The kind of thirst that drinking glass after glass of water can’t quench. I remember as a child running and playing at outside at school and then I...

March 8, 2020 Sermon: “Starting Over with Jesus” Scripture: John 3:1-21 A temporary employment agency in Washington DC began offering a $100 bonus to the employee who makes the biggest mistake of the month. They won’t get a reprimand. They won’t get demoted. They will receive a $100...

March 1, 2020 Sermon: “Temptation is All Around Us” Scripture: Luke 4:1-13 A man and his wife were shopping at a mall when a young, very attractive woman in a short, form-fitting dress strolled by. The man’s eyes followed her. Without looking up from the item she was...

February 26, 2020 Sermon: Ash Wednesday Scripture: Matthew 6: 1-6, 16-21 Today is Ash Wednesday, which means that our celebration of the Lenten season has begun. So, why ashes? Ashes were important in ancient Israel. Ashes would mark times of personal loss and national tragedy. They were an...

February 23, 2020 Sermon: “Transfiguration Sunday” Scripture: 2 Corinthians 3:4-18 and Luke 9:23-36   It’s easy to hide from the truth. It’s easy to read the Gospels and simply disregard the parts we don’t like. If something Jesus says makes us feel uncomfortable, we can simply ignore it by...