Sermons from March 2016

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SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2016: EASTER SUNDAY

Alleluia!  Christ is Risen!  But what does it truly mean?  What could we be missing?  What must Monday morning have been like for Jesus’ disciples? Scripture Lesson:  Luke 24:1-12, 36-49 Sermon:  “The Easter Challenge”  

SUNDAY, MARCH 20, 2016: “INTO YOUR HANDS . . . IT IS FINISHED”

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There are two words left:  The Word of Reunion and the Word of Triumph.  With these words, Jesus passes from life to death.  It is not his end, for in it lies the salvation of all humankind and the rebirth of God’s creation. Scripture Lesson:  John 12:12-19; Luke 23:44-46; John 19:28-30 Sermon:  “Into Your Hands […]

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2016: “YOUR MOTHER . . . YOUR SON”

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Who is Jesus’ family?  Who is your family?  When Jesus forms a new family out of Mary and the disciples he loved, Jesus points us yet again to the deeper truth of what it means for to be in Christ. Scripture Lesson:  Exodus 20:12; Luke 1:26-31; John 19:17-27 (NIV) Sermon:  “Your Mother . . . Your […]