An important part of our worship each week is the sermon.  An important goal of the sermon is to encourage members of the congregation to think about how the Holy Scriptures – written thousands of years ago – apply to our lives today.  Click on the name of the sermon to hear it.

No Need to be Afraid

Posted on 12 Sep 2017
As Jesus walks on the water to be with the 12 apostles who are foundering in a boat, he tells them not to be afraid.  Jesus continues to tell us that we no longer need to be afraid, even when we struggle to meet the challenges of our lives.
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Paul and the Law

Posted on 18 Jul 2017
Although Paul says that the Law is the Law of sin and death, but also that the Law is holy.  I explore this seeming contradiction and suggest that Paul understood that the Law is useful and important, but also that it is limited in what it can do.
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The Yoke is Light Because it is Meaningful

Posted on 18 Jul 2017
Jesus says, “for my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”  Jesus’s burden was  light because it was meaningful.  Jesus calls on us to carry on with his burden – which can also be light for us because it is meaningful.
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Being a Missionary for Jesus

Posted on 18 Jul 2017
Doing God’s work on earth is rewarding and challenging.  We see examples of this throughout the Hebrew and Christian Scriptures.  Jesus asks us to be missionaries, and provides the guidance, strength,  and support for this rewarding and challenging task.
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