Sermons

July 2 Religious Liberty Promise Keeping Part 1

Promise Keeping & Religious Liberty It should be noted that the Saturday following the 4th the KKK held a rally in Charlottesville, most upsetting to many in our faith family. Click Below for Audio Recording   40 “Whoever welcomes you welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me…. 42 and whoever gives even a […]

June 25 Living Into Community Gratitude part 2

Changes in Gratitude; Changes in Attitude (part 2) Click below to listen to audio recording This Book is our Source for the next few weeks.  https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13569541-living-into-community Genesis 21:8-21 8 The baby (Isaac) grew and was weaned. Abraham threw a big party on the day Isaac was weaned. 9-10 One day Sarah saw the son that Hagar the […]

June 4 Graduation and Pentecost Sunday Dare to Shine

Dare to Shine This sermon was presented to a crowd filled with CHS Choirs, Pentecost Sunday and Graduate Recognition Sunday Attendees   Special Music was presented as background music to PPT with featuring graduates.  The following video is not “ours” but has the song in background- Click Below for Audio Recording of Sermon John’s 20th […]

Welcome Table

Welcome Table – importance of Community – Ascension Sunday Click below for Audio (yes, I say “Pentecost” Sunday in my recording….oops Special Response Hymn sung in similar fashion! https://youtu.be/PNjH8rEJjDc   The Prayer of Jesus 17 After saying all these things, Jesus looked up to heaven and said, “Father, the hour has come. Glorify your Son so he […]

May 21 What Next?! Preparing for the Spirit

What Next? For Audio Recording click link below John 14:15-21 15 Jesus said to his disciples: If you love me, you will do as I command. 16 Then I will ask the Father to send you the Holy Spirit who will help[a] you and always be with you. 17 The Spirit will show you what is true. The people of this […]

May 14 The Metaphor

THE Metaphor This was a baptism Sunday.  The sermon followed the baptism and with the help of our Liturgist scriptural set up was shared. To hear audio, please click link below   John 14:1-6;11-12  “Don’t be worried! Have faith in God and have faith in me.[a] 2 There are many rooms in my Father’s house. I wouldn’t […]

April 23 Easter 2.0

Easter 2.0 – Welcoming the Ember This was a service which included a baby dedication Please click link below for audio recording John 20:19-29 20:19 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the […]