Stroudsburg United Methodist Church

 

Gather! Grow! Make a Difference!

 

Sermons

 
July 16, 2017
"The Struggle"
Genesis 25:19-24
 
     
July 9, 2017
"I Know Me"
Romans 7:15-25a
   
   
 
   
     
July 2, 2017
"Are You Welcoming?"
Matthew 10:40-42
   
   
 
   
     
June 25, 2017
"Know Your Place"
Matthew 10:24-39
   
   
 
   
     
June 18, 2017
"Laugh with Me"
Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7
   
   
 
   
     
June 11, 2017
Choir Sunday
Variety of Bible readings inspiring each musical composition
   
   
 
   
     
June 4, 2017
"Our Many Gifts"
1 Corinthians 12:3-13
   
   
 
   
     
May 28, 2017

"You Are Witnesses!"
Acts 1:6-14

   
   
 
   
     
May 21, 2017

"Keeping Commandments"
John 14;15-21

   
   
 
   
     
May 14, 2017

"Don't Worry "
John 14;1-14

   
   
 
   
     
May 7, 2017

"The Importance of Endurance"
1 Peter 2:19-25

   
   
 
   
     
April 30, 2017

"Victory in Jesus"
Luke 15:1-7 & Romans 8:10-17

   
   
 
   
     
April 23, 2017

"A Mud Puddle"
John 21:4-17

   
   
 
   
     
April 16, 2017

"From Empty to Full"
John 20:1-8

   
   
 
   
     
April 9, 2017

"True Humility"
Philippians 2:5-11

   
   
 
   
     
April 2, 2017

"Faith and Assurance"
Psalm 130

   
   
 
   
     
March 26, 2017

"Follow Your Shepherd"
Psalm 23

   
   
 
   
     
March 19, 2017

"The Importance of Water"
Exodus 17:1-7

   
   
 
   
     
March 12, 2017

"Curious Nicodemus "
John 3:1-17

   
   
 
   
     
March 5, 2017

"Temptations Aplenty"
Matthew 4:1-11

   
   
 
   
     
February 26, 2017

"Leaving the Mountain"
Matthew 17:1-9

   
   
 
   
     
February 19, 2017

"Building on God's Foundation"
1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23

   
   
 
   
     
February 12, 2017

"Growing Up in Faith"
1 Corinthians 3:1-9

   
   
 
   
     
February 5, 2017

"God's Wisdom is Different"
1 Corinthians 2:1-12

   
   
 
   
     
January 29, 2017

"God's Ways Are Not Our Ways"
1 Corinthians 1:18-31

   
   
 
   
     
January 22, 2017

"Dealing with Divisions"
1 Corinthians 1:10-18

   
   
 
   
     
January 15, 2017

"Encouraging Words"
1 Corinthians 1:1-9

   
   
 
   
     
January 8, 2017

"Remember Your Baptism and Be Thankful!"
Matthew 3:13-17

   
   
 
   
     
January 1, 2017

"A Time"
Ecclesiastes 3:1-13

   
   
 
   
     
December 25, 2016

"The Word"
John 1:1-14

   
   
 
   
     
December 18, 2016

"Look for a Sign"
Isaiah 7:10-16

   
   
 
   
     
December 4, 2016

"Repent!"
Matthew 3:1-12

   
   
 
   
     
November 27, 2016

"True Hope"
Isiah 7:13-14, Luke 1:26-38

   
   
 
   
     
November 20, 2016

"The Worriers"
Matthew 6:25-34

   
   
 
   
     
November 13, 2016

"Hard-working Christians"
2 Thessalonians 3:6-1

   
   
 
   
     
November 6, 2016

"How Far Away is God?"
Psalm 145:1-5, 17-21

   
   
 
   
     
October 30, 2016

"Crying to God"
Habakkuk 1:1-4, 2:1-4

   
   
 
   
     
October 23, 2016

"A Humble Faith Goes Far"
Luke 18:9-14

   
   
 
   
     
October 16, 2016

"Enduring Faith"
2 Timothy 3:14-4:5

   
   
 
   
     
October 9, 2016

"Thank You "
Luke 17:11-19

   
   
 
   
     
October 2, 2016

"Rekindle Your Faith"
2 Timothy 1:1-14

   
   
 
   
     
September 25, 2016

"Are You Content?"
1 Timothy 6:6-19

   
   
 
   
     
September 18, 2016

"When Joy is Gone"
Jeremiah 8:19 - 9:1

   
   
 
   
     
September 11, 2016

"Concern for the Lost"
Luke 15:1-10

   
   
 
   
     
September 4, 2016

"But I Don't Like Being Like Clay"
Jeremiah 18:1-11

   
   
 
   
     
August 28, 2016

"Hospitality, a Seemingly Lost Art"
Hebrews 13:1-8, 15, 16

   
   
 
   
     
August 21, 2016

"Stop Making Excuses to God"
Jeremiah 1:4-10

   
   
 
   
     
August 14, 2016

"A Mountaintop Experience Like No Other"
Exodus 3:1-6

   
   
 
   
     
August 7, 2016

"Meddling Towards Christlikeness"
2 Peter 1:3-8

   
   
 
   
     
July 31, 2016

"Come Let Us Reason Together"
Isaiah 1:10-20

   
   
 
   
     
July 24, 2016

"Lessons from Veggie Tales: "Larry the Cucumber & Junion Asparagus in Dealing with Fear""
Matthew 10:26-33

   
   
 
   
     
July 17, 2016

"Lessons from Veggie Tales: "Rack, Shack & Benny & Peer Pressure""
Daniel 3:13-18

   
   
 
   
     
July 10, 2016

"Lessons from Veggie Tales: "Madame Blueberry & The Stuff Mart""
Matthew 19:16-22

   
   
 
   
     
July 3, 2016

"Lessons from Veggie Tales: "Larry Boy & The Rumor Weed""
Jeremiah 51:46 & John 21:20-23

   
   
 
   
     
June 26, 2016

"Francis Assisi and All God's Creatures"
Genesis 6:11-22

   
   
 
   
     
June 19, 2016

"What is Baptism?"
Romans 6:1-11

   
   
 
   
     
June 5, 2016

"Communion: "With Glad & Generous Hearts""
Acts 2:43-47

   
   
 
   
     
May 29, 2016
"Remembering Our Fallen Heroes"
Hebrews 12:1-3
   
   
 
   
     
May 22, 2016
"What Happens Next?"
Acts 3:11-26
   
   
 
   
     
May 15, 2016
"What Should We Do?"
Acts 2:37-42
   
   
 
   
     
May 8, 2016
"Resurrection Appearances: "To the Disciples with Instructions""
Matthew 28:16-20
   
   
 
   
     
May 1, 2016
"The Road to Emmaus"
Luke 24:13-35
   
   
 
   
     
April 17, 2016
"Resurrection Appearances: "To the Fishermen""
John 21:1-13
   
   
 
   
     
April 10, 2016
"Resurrection Appearances: "To Thomas""
John 20:24-31
   
   
 
   
     
April 3, 2016
"Resurrection Appearances: "First to the Women""
Mark 16:1-8
   
   
 
   
     
March 24, 2016
"A Much Needed Lesson in Humility
"
John 13:1-17
   
   
 
   
     
March 20, 2016
"Who Likes a Parade?"
Mark 11:1-10
   
   
 
   
     
March 13, 2016
"Who Shall Lead Us"
1 Samuel 16:1-13
   
   
 
   
     
March 6, 2016
"Spiritual Mentors: Thomas A. Kempis"
Matthew 20:17-22
   
   
 
   
     
February 28, 2016
"Spiritual Mentors: Brother Lawrence"
Romans 12:1-5
   
   
 
   
     
February 21, 2016
"Spiritual Mentors: Henri Nouwen"
Psalm 25: 4-10
   
   
 
   
     
February 14, 2016
"Spiritual Mentors: Thomas Merton"
John 6:47-50
   
   
 
   
     
February 7, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "Putting it All Together""
Matthew 9:9-13
   
   
 
   
     
January 31, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "Getting the Word Out There""
Matthew 28:16-20
   
   
 
   
     
January 24, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "Sensitivity Training""
Acts 17:22-27
   
   
 
   
     
January 17, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "Finding Common Connections""
Matthew 4:23-25
   
   
 
   
     
January 10, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "The First 30 Seconds""
Genesis 18: 1 -10a
   
   
 
   
     
January 3, 2016
"How to Be an Even More Friendly Church: "What is Welcoming""
Matthew 25:31-40
   
   
 
   
     
December 27, 2015
"Christmas: Past, Future & Present"
Luke 2:1-20
   
   
 
   
     
December 20, 2015
"Holiday Traditions: "Christmas""
Matthew 2:1-12
   
   
 
   
     
December 6, 2015
"Holiday Traditions: "Thanksgiving""
Luke 17:11-19
   
   
 
   
     
November 29, 2015
"Hopeless - not!"
Revelation 3:20
   
   
 
   
     
November 22, 2015
"Measuring"
Psalm 100
   
   
 
   
     
November 15, 2015
"The Trinity"
John 1:1-5
   
   
 
   
     
November 8, 2015
"Military Ministry"
Deuteronomy 20:1-4
   
   
 
   
     
November 1, 2015
"Remembering"
Hebrews 11:1-7
   
   
 
   
     
October 25, 2015
"Tools for Faith: "Silence & Simplicity""
Psalm 119:129-135
   
   
 
   
     
October 18, 2015
"Tools for Faith: "Daily Devotions""
Psalm 1
   
   
 
   
     
October 11, 2015
"Tools for Faith: "Prayer""
Matthew 6:6-15
   
   
 
   
     
October 4, 2015
"Tools for Faith: "The Bible""
2 Timothy 3:10-17
   
   
 
   
     
September 20, 2015
""Strength to Say Yes - or No" and "Trust, An Act of Faith""
Job 32:6-9, Psalm 31:14-16, Luke 4:1-13
   
   
 
   
     
September 13, 2015
"The Impotance of Sunday School - Let's Get Practical"
Numbers 22:20-35
   
   
 
   
     
September 6, 2015
"The Impotance of Sunday School - Growing our Faith"
2 Corinthians 4:13-18
   
   
 
   
     
August 30, 2015
"The Impotance of Sunday School - Not Just for Kids"
Hebrews 5:11-14
   
   
 
   
     
August 23, 2015
"The Impotance of Sunday School - Where Faith Can Begin"
Deuteronomy 5:1-21
   
   
 
   
     
August 9, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: Paul"
Acts 9:1-8
   
   
 
   
     
August 2, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: John"
John 19:25b-27
   
   
 
   
     
July 26, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: Ruth"
Ruth 1:6-18
   
   
 
   
     
July 19, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: Samson"
Judges 16:23-31
   
   
 
   
     
July 12, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: Solomon"
1 Kings 3:3-12
   
   
 
   
     
July 5, 2015
"Great Biblical Leaders: David"
2 Samuel 5:1-6
   
   
 
   
     
June 28, 2015
"He Called the Cook"
1 Samuel 9:22-26
   
   
 
   
     
June 21, 2015
"Let's Talk About Fathers"
Proverbs 4:1-11
   
   
 
   
     
June 14, 2015
"Enjoying God's Creatures"
Genesis 1:24-31
   
   
 
   
     
June 7, 2015
"What in the World is Kingdomtide and Ordinary Time?"
John 15:1-11
   
   
 
   
     
May 24, 2015
"They Were On Fire!"
Acts 2:1-12
   
   
 
   
     
May 17, 2015
"Let's Talk About Healing"
Luke 5:17-26
   
   
 
   
     
May 10, 2015
"Close Encounters with Jesus: "Mary & Martha""
John 10:38-42
   
   
 
   
     
May 3, 2015
"Close Encounters with Jesus: "Jairus""
John 8:40-42, 49-56
   
   
 
   
     
April 26, 2015
"Close Encounters with Jesus: "Nicodemus""
John 3:1-16
   
   
 
   
     
April 12, 2015
"Close Encounters with Jesus: "The Woman at the Well""
John 4:1-18
   
   
 
   
     
March 15, 2015
"Journey to the Cross: "Endurance""
James 5:7-11
   
   
 
   
     
March 8, 2015
"Journey to the Cross: "Tenacity""
Mark 6:53-56
   
   
 
   
     
March 1, 2015
"Temptation"
Luke 4:1-13
   
   
 
   
     
February 15, 2015
"Theology 101: Practical Theology"
Philippians 3:12-21
   
   
 
   
     
February 8, 2015
"Theology 101: Basic Ingredients of Sound Theology"
Philippians 4:1-9
   
   
 
   
     
February 1, 2015
"Theology 101: We All Have Stake in This Thing Called Theology"
Ephesians 4:11-16
   
   
 
   
     
January 25, 2015
"What is Theology and Why is it Important?"
Psalm 8
   
   
 
   
     
January 18, 2015
"Dreams of Equality"
Galatians 3:23-29
   
   
 
   
     
January 11, 2015
"The Importance of Your Baptism"
Matthew 3:13-17
   
   
 
   
     
January 4, 2015
"Make Your Covenant with God"
2 Kings 23:1-3 & 1 Peter 1:13-15
   
   
 
   
     
December 28, 2014
"Looking Back and Looking Forward"
Luke 9:56-62
   
   
 
   
     
December 24, 2014 Christmas Eve Communion at 11 PM
"Getting Ready"
Luke 2:1-7
   
   
 
   
     
December 21, 2014
"Waiting in Advent"
Isaiah 40:27-31
   
   
 
   
     
December 14, 2014
Excerpts from Canticles in Candlelight
A Cantata for Christmas by Joseph M. Martin
   
     
December 7, 2014
"Anticipation"
Psalm 145:8-13
   
   
 
   
     
November 30, 2014
"Green, green, it's green they say on the far side of the hill"
Hosea 14:7-9
   
   
 
   
     
November 23, 2014
"Does the Future Have a Church?"
Acts 2:38-47
   
   
 
   
     
November 16, 2014
"Gathering In!"
Mark 8:1-9
   
   
 
   
     
November 9, 2014
"Dark to Light to Grey to Light"
1 John 1:5-2:2
   
   
 
   
     
November 2, 2014
"The Good Shepherd"
John 10:1-11
   
   
 
   
     
October 26, 2014
"In the Name of Jesus, You are Forgiven"
Genesis 1:1-5 & John 3:16
   
   
 
   
     
October 19, 2014
"Living Each Day As a Steward"
2 Corinthians 8:3-7
   
   
 
   
     
October 12, 2014
"Milk of Human Kindness"
Romans 2:1-11
   
 
   
   
     
October 5, 2014
"Stewardship: Grow in Faith"
Joshua 24:14-28 & Hebrews 12:1-3
   
   
 
   
     
September 28, 2014
"The Importance of Silence"
Psalm 62:1-8
   
   
 
   
     
September 21, 2014
"Women of the Bible"
2 Samuel 15-22 Matthew 1:3 Genesis 38:1-10
   
   
 
   
     
September 14, 2014
"Christian Meditation"
Psalm 1:1-6
   
   
 
   
     
September 7, 2014
"Back to Basics - Read the Bible"
2 Timothy 3:10-17
   
   
 
   
     
August 31, 2014
"Missions Report: An Example of Hands on Missions"
Isaiah 61:1-7
   
   
 
   
     
August 24, 2014
"Hands on Missions - We Need You!"
Jonah 1:1-17
   
   
 
   
     
August 17, 2014
"Why Missions Are Important to Us"
Matthew 25:31-46
   
   
 
   
     
August 10, 2014
"Different Types of Missions"
Romans 12:3-8
   
   
 
   
     
August 3, 2014
"What Are Missions?"
Acts 13:1-3
   
   
 
   
     
July 27, 2014
"Practical Tools for Evangelism"
Acts 10:36-44
   
   
 
   
     
July 20, 2014
"Sharing the Gospel"
Matthew 28:16-20
   
   
 
   
     
July 13, 2014
"Reaching the Needs of Our Community"
Dueteronomy 15:7-11
   
   
 
   
     
July 6, 2014
"Oh Lord, Revive Thy Works in Our Time"
Habakkuk 3:2
   
   
 
   
     
June 29, 2014
"Why worry about our neighbor, especially when they are different?"
Matthew 5:43-48
   
   
 
   
     
June 22, 2014
"Who is Our Neighbor?"
Luke 10:25-37
   
 
 
   
     
June 15, 2014
"A Father's Love"
Matthew 22:34-39
   
 
 
   
     
June 8, 2014
Choir Sunday
   
   
Audio coming soon
 
   
     
June 1 , 2014
"Let Us Put Our Faith into Action!"
Hebrews 13:1-6
   
 
 
   
     
May 25, 2014
"An Example of Faith-Growth - a dialogue with Liz Miller"
Romans 4:16-21
   
 
 
   
     
May 18, 2014
"Are You Cultivating Your Faith?"
Hebrews 11:1-12
   
 
 
   
     
May 11, 2014
"What Can We Learn From a Mother's Faith?"
Exodus 2:1-10
   
 
 
   
     
May 4, 2014
"Faith Checkup - How is it with Your Faith?"
John 20:19-29
   
 
 
   
     
April 27, 2014
"Goals"
Isaiah 54:1-4 & Luke 24:36-41
   
   
 
   
     
April 20, 2014
"Are Numbers Really All That Important?"
Numbers 1:1-3 & Mark 16:1-11
   
 
 
   
     
April 13, 2014
"How Can We Grow?"
1 Corinthians 3:6-9
   
   
 
   
     
April 6, 2014
"What is Growth in the Church?"
Acts 2:37-47
   
 
 
   
     
March 30, 2014
"Why Growth is Important"
Ephesians 4:14-24
   
 
 
   
     
March 23, 2014
"reWorship: Real"
Genesis 32:24-31
   
 
 
   
     
March 16, 2014
"reWorship: Passionate"
Song of Songs 8:6-7
   
 
 
   
     
March 9, 2014
"reWorship: Exciting"
Psalm 100
   
 
 
   
     
March 2, 2014
"Service of Death & Resurrection for Theresa DeHaven"
Psalm 121 & 23, 1 Corinthians 15 (selected verses) &
John 14 (selected verses)
   
   
 
   
     
March 2, 2014
"reWorship: Relevant"
John 4:20-24
   
 
 
   
     
February 23, 2014
"reWorship: Inspiring"
1 Thessalonians 2:2-7
   
 
 
   
     
February 16, 2014
"reWorship: Worship Service vs. Worship Experience"
Psalm 150 & Psalm 95:1-7
   
 
 
   
     
February 9, 2014
"SUMC Goals for 2014"
Philippians 3:12-14
   
 
 
   
     
February 2, 2014
"SUMC's Mission"
Matthew 28:16-20
   
 
 
   
     
January 26, 2014
"Leadership"
Deuteronomy 31:23 & Exodus 3:7-12
   
 
 
   
     
January 19, 2014
"Vision"
Proverbs 29:18a & Joshua 5:13-15
   
 
 
   
     
January 12, 2014
"Moving Forward"
Nehemiah 3:1-5
   
 
 
   
     
January 5, 2014
"What is Epiphany?"
Matthew 2:1-12
   
 
 
   
     
December 29, 2013
"Refusing to be Consoled"
Matthew 2:13-23
   
   
Sorry, no audio file
 
   
     
December 24, 2013
"Scrooge in Bethlehem"
Christmas Musical by Jean Anne Shafferman
   
 
 
   
     
December 22, 2013
"Fingerprints of God"
Isaiah 7:10-16 & Matthew 1:18-25
   
   
 
   
     
December 15, 2013
"Appalachian Winter"
Joseph Martin Christmas Cantata
   
   
   
   
     
December 8, 2013
"Are You in the Spirit of the Season?"
Luke 1:39-45
   
 
 
   
     
December 1, 2013
"Tis the Season, or is it?"
Luke 1:46-55
   
   
 
   
     
November 24, 2013
"Faith and Works: "The Importance of Works""
James 2:14-26
   
   
Technical problems prevented
 
audio recording
 
     
November 17, 2013
"Faith and Works: "The Importance of Faith""
James 2:1-13
   
   
 
   
     
November 10, 2013
"Grow as Stewards: "There is Hope!""
John 20:19-31
   
 
 
   
     
November 3, 2013
"Grow as Stewards: "Love's Response""
Matthew 22:34-40
   
 
 
   
     
October 27, 2013
"Grow as Stewards: "Faith for the Long-haul""
Luke 7:1-10
   
 
 
   
     
October 20, 2013
"Jesus: "He Cried""
John 11:1-16
   
 
 
   
     
October 13, 2013
"Jesus: "He Walked on Water""
John 6:16-21
   
 
 
   
     
October 6, 2013"
"Where to Now?"
John 14:1-7, 15-17, 27
   
 
 
   
     
September 29, 2013"
"Jesus - "His Divinity""
John 1:1-13
   
 
 
   
     
September 22, 2013
"Mission for Women and Children"
Micah 6:8, Matthew 28:16-20, Luke 8:1-3
   
 
 
   
     
September 15, 2013
"He Opens Our Eyes"
Genesis 21 (selected verses)
   
 
 
   
     
September 8, 2013
"Lost! "Are You Lost?""
Luke 15:25-32
   
 
 
   
     
September 1, 2013
"Lost! "The Lost Son""
Luke 15:11-24
   
 
 
   
     
August 25, 2013
"Lost! "The Lost Coin""
Luke 15:8-10
   
 
 
   
     
August 18, 2013
"Lost! "The Lost Sheep""
Luke 15:1-7
   
 
 
   
     
August 11, 2013
"Life Connections"
Philippians 1:3-11 & John 15:1-12
   
 
 
   
     
August 4, 2013
"The Story Behind the Hymns: "Great Is Thy Faithfulness""
Lamentations 3:19-23
   
   
 
   
     
July 28, 2013
"Moments"
Luke 10:38-42 & Psalm 85
   
   
 
   
     
July 21, 2013
"Carrying Water to a Thirsty Land"
Psalm 104:31-34, 35b & John 7:37-39
   
Video
 
 
   
     
July 14, 2013
"The Person You Were Born to Be"
1 Samuel 3:1-11 & Matthew 4:18-22
   
 
 
   
     
July 7, 2013
"The Stories Behind the Hymns: "America the Beautiful""
Deuteronomy 28:1-10
   
 
 
   
     
June 30, 2013
"The Stories Behind the Hymns: "Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing""
Ephesians 2:1-10
   
 
 
   
     
June 23, 2013
"The Stories Behind the Hymns: "It is Well with My Soul""
Philippians 4:4-7
   
 
 
   
     
June 16, 2013
"Remembering Fatherhood"
Genesis 22:1-14 & Luke 15:11-24
   
 
 
   
     
June 2, 2013
"How Does the Holy Spirit Insprie Us?"
John 20:19-22
   
 
 
   
     
May 26, 2013
"How Does the Holy Spirit Come to Us?"
Acts 2:1-13
   
 
 
   
     
May 19, 2013
"Who is the Holy Spirit?"
John 14:15-26
   
 
 
   
     
May 12, 2013
"A Mother's Love"
1 Corinthians 13:12-13
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May 5, 2013
"Love Never Ends"
1 Corinthians 13:8-11
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April 28, 2013
"Love is Patient"
1 Corinthians 13:4-7
   
 
 
   
     
April 21, 2013
"Love is Critical"
1 Corinthians 12:31, 13:3

     
April 14, 2013
"When We Don't Know God"
Philippians 3:4-14 Matthew 18:23-35
 
 
 
   
     
April 7, 2013
"Doubting Thomas"
John 20:24-29
 
 
 
   
     
March 31, 2013 - Easter
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: Mary Magdalene"
John 20:11-18
 
 
 
   
     
March 28, 2013
"Jesus Talks to God"
Luke 22:39-46
 
 
 
   
     
March 24, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: An Adulterous Woman"
John 8:1-11
 
 
 
   
     
March 17, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: Matthew the Tax Collector"
Luke 5:27-32
 
 
 
   
     
March 10, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: The Rich Young Man"
Luke 18:18-26
 
 
 
   
     
March 3, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: A Centurion"
Luke 7:1-10
 
 
 
   
     
February 24, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: A Paralyzed Man"
Luke 5:17-26
 
 
 
   
     
February 17, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us?: A Leper"
Luke 17:11-19
 
 
 
   
     
February 10, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us? Mary & Martha"
Luke 10:38-42
 
 
 
   
     
February 3 , 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us? Zacchaeus"
Luke 19:1-10
 
 
 
   
     
January 27, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us? Nicodemus"
John 3:1-16
 
 
 
   
     
January 20, 2013
"Conversations with Jesus - Who did Jesus talk with and what does this teach us? "The Woman at the Well""
John 4:1-15
 
 
 
   
     
January 13, 2013
"Joshua, God's Warrior"
Deutoronomy 34:9 & Joshua 1:1-3
 
 
 
 
     
January 6, 2013
"Let's Talk about Baptism: What is Baptism?"
Luke 3:15-17, 21-22
 
 
 
 
     
December 30, 2012
"Hopes, Promises, and Resolutions"
Ecclesiastes 3:1-4 & Romans 15:13
 
 
 
 
     
December 23, 2012
"Joy Comes in Waiting"
Luke 1:39-45
 
 
 
 
     
December 16, 2012
Choir Cantata
"All is Well"
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December 9, 2012
"How Long Do We Have to Wait?"
Matthew 3:1-6
 
 
 
 
     
December 2, 2012
"Planning and Preparing"
Isaiah 40:3-8
 
 
 
 
     
November 25, 2012
"Did She Really Know?"
Luke 1:39-56
 
 
 
 
     
November 18, 2012
"The Most Important Book You Will Ever Read!"
2 Timothy 3:10-16
 
 
 
 
     
November 11, 2012
"Remembering Our Saints & Veterans"
Hebrews 11:1-16
 
 
 
 
     
November 4, 2012
"Are You Bearing Fruit for Jesus?"Harvest Sunday""
Matthew 6:19-24, 33
 
 
 
 
     
October 28, 2012
"Are You Using All Your Talents?"
1 Peter 4:7-11
 
 
 
 
     
October 21, 2012
Are You Bearing Fruits for Jesus?:
"What Fruits are We Talking About?"
Galatians 5:22-26
     
October 14, 2012
"Wrapping It Up - Heaven Signs Are All Around Us!"
Revelation 22:1-6, 12-17
 
 
 
 
     
October 7, 2012
"Up or Down?"
Psalm 26 & 1 John 1:5-10
 
 
 
 
     
September 30, 2012
"Where is Heaven?"
Isaiah 66:1, 2 Peter 3:8 & Revelation 21:1-3
 
 
 
 
     
September 23, 2012
"Climbing, Climbing, Climbing"
Genesis 20:10-17
 
 
 
 
     
September 16, 2012
"What is Heaven Like?"
Matthew 13:44-52 & Revelation 7:16-17
 
 
 
 
     
September 9, 2012
"Why Should We Care About Heaven?"
John 5:24-29
 
 
 
 
     
September 2, 2012
"God Blesses the Work of Our Labors"
Deuteronomy 14:28-29 15:7-10
 
 
 
 
     
August 26, 2012
"God Blesses Animals, Too!"
Psalm 148:5-10 & Isaiah 11:6-9
 
 
 
 
     
August 19, 2012
"Farming in the Bible"
Mark 4:3-8 & Matthew 9:37-38
 
 
 
 
     
August 12, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "God Created Man and Woman""
Genesis 1:26-31 & Psalm 8
 
 
 
 
     
August 5, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "God Created Birds of the Air""
Genesis 1:20-23 & Matthew 6:25-32
 
 
 
 
     
July 29, 2012
"Little Things"
Psalm 145:1-13 & John 6:1-21
 
 
 
 
     
July 22, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "God Created All the Mammals!""
Genesis 1:24-25 & Genesis 7: 1-9
 
 
 
 
     
July 15, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "God Created Lots of Green Things!""
Genesis 1:11-13 & Psalm 104:14-16
 
 
 
 
     
July 8, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "There's No Place Like the Mountains""
Psalm 121
 
 
 
 
     
July 1, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "The Wonder of Water""
Genesis 2:4-14
 
 
 
 
     
June 24, 2012
"The Beauty of Creation: "God Created All This!"
Genesis 1:1-25
 
 
 
 
     

June 17, 2012
"Running the Race"
Psalm 51:1-17, 1 John 1:5-10 & 1 John 2:1-2

 
 
 
 
     
June 10, 2012
Choir Sunday
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June 3, 2012
"Jesus Encourages the Disciples to Go into All the World"
Matthew 28:16-20
 
 
 
 
     
May 27, 2012
"Are You Filled with the Holy Spirit?"
Acts 2:1-13
 
 
 
 
     
May 20, 2012
"Jesus Appears on the Road to Emmaus"
Luke 24:13-35
 
 
 
 
     
May 13, 2012
"Jesus Appearance Scares the Disciples"
Luke 24:36-43
 
 
 
 
     
May 6, 2012
"Building Bridges"
Matthews 5:1-6
 
 
 
 
     
April 29, 2012
"Jesus' Resurrection Appearances:"Jesus Talks to Peter""
John 21:15-19
 
 
 
 
     
April 22, 2012
"The Resurrection Appearance of Jesus: "Jesus Appears on the Sea of Tiberia""
John 21:1-14
 
 
 
 
     
April 15, 2012
"Doubting Thomas' Second Chance"
John 20:19-31
 
 
 
 
     
April 8, 2012
"Easter Reflections"
Mark 16:1-8
 
 
 
 
     
April 5, 2012
"Communion with Christ"
1 Corinthians 10:16-17
 
 
 
 
     
April 1, 2012
"The Apostle Simon Peter"
John 1:40-41 & Matthew 14:22-33
 
 
 
 
     
March 25, 2012
"The Apostle Matthew"
Matthew 10:3 & Matthew 9:9-11
 
 
 
 
     
March 18, 2012
"The Apostle James, the Son of Alphaeus and James, the Son of Thunder"
Matthew 10:2-3, Mark 3:17, Mark 5:37-43, Galatians 1:18-19
 
 
 
 
     
March 11, 2012
"The Apostle Simon the Canaanite"
Matthew 10:4, Mark 3:18, Luke 6:15
 
 
 
 
     
March 4, 2012
"The Apostle Thaddeus"
Matthew 10:3, John 14:18-27
 
 
 
 
     
February 29, 2012
"It's Not Easy Being Green"
John 1:35-42, John 6:4-9, John 12:20-22
 
 
 
 
     
February 26, 2012
"The Apostle Bartholomew"
Matthew 10:2-4, Acts 1:13-14, John 1:45-51
 
 
 
 
     
February 19, 2012
"Getting Ready for the Lenten Season"
Joel 2:1-15
 
 
 
 
     
February 12, 2012
"Why Is Worship Attendance Down in Many Churches?"
Psalm 100
 
 
 
 
     
February 5, 2012
"No More Religion in School - How Does This Affect Us?"
Dueteronomy 6:4-8
 
 
 
 
     
January 29, 2012
"Teenage Issues Today"
Jeremiah 1:4-10
 
 
 
 
     
January 22, 2012
"Cancer & Other Terminal Illnesses"
Jeremiah 8:18-22
 
 
 
 
     
January 15, 2012
"Homelessness - Is There Something We Can Do About It?"
Isaiah 58:7-14
 
 
 
 
     
January 8, 2012
Simpson House Video "Embracing Life"
Isaiah 46:3-4
Video coming soon
 
 
 
 
     
January 1, 2012
"The Gift of Another Year"
Ecclesiastes 3:1-9
 
 
 
 
     
December 25, 2011 11 PM Candle Light & Communion Service
"Favorite Christmas Traditions"
Luke 2:1-18
 
 
 
 
     
December 24, 2011 11 PM Candle Light & Communion Service
Monologue Sermon:"The Hotel Bethlehem Manager"
Luke 2:1-20
 
 
 
 
     
December 18, 2011
"A Promise of Strength and Peace"
Micah 5:1 - 5a
 
 
 
 
     

December 11, 2011

"Tapestry of Light", a Christmas Cantata,
by Joseph M. Martin

   
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November 27, 2011
"It Takes a Community"
Luke 18:15-17, Psalm 128
 
 
 
 
     
November 20, 2011
"The Tenth Commandment"
Exodus 20:17
 
 
 
 
     
November 13, 2011
"The Ninth Commandment"
Exodus 20:16
 
 
 
 
     
November 6, 2011
"Visions of Heaven"
Revelation 7:2-4, 9-17
 
 
 
 
     
October 30, 2011
"The Eighth Commandment"
Exodus 20:15
 
 
 
 
     
October 23, 2011
"The Seventh Commandment"
Exodus 20:14
 
 
 
 
     
October 16, 2011
"Joy in the Morning"
Psalm 30:4-5
 
 
 
 
     
October 9, 2011
"The Sixth Commandment"
Exodus 20:13
 
 
 
 
     
October 2, 2011
"The Fifth Commandment"
Exodus 20:12
 
 
 
 
     
September 25, 2011
"The Fourth Commandment"
Exodus 20:8-11
 
 
 
 
     
September 18, 2011
"The Third Commandment"
Exodus 20:7
 
 
 
 
     
September 11, 2011
Presentation of Youth Mission Trip of 2011
 
 
 
 
     
September 4, 2011
"The Second Commandment"
Exodus 20:4-6
 
 
 
 
     
August 28, 2011
"The First Commandment"
Exodus 20:1-3
 
 
 
 
     
August 21, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: Jesus Holding a Little Child"
Luke 18: 15-17
 
 
 
 
     
August 14, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: Mary, Martha and Jesus"
Luke 10: 38-42
 
 
 
 
     
August 7, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: Jesus Teaches a Disciple"
Matthew 19:16-22
 
 
 
 
     
July 31, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: The Good Shepherd"
John 10:1-18
 
 
 
 
     
July 24, 2011
"God's Realm"
Matthew 13:31-33, 44-57 Psalm 105:1-11, 45b
 
 
 
 
     
July 17, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: Mary, Why Are You Weeping?"
John 20:11-18
 
 
 
 
     
July 10, 2011
"Lessons in Stained Glass: I am the Vine, You are the Branches"
John 15:1-17
 
 
 
 
     
July 3, 2011
"Dutiful Religion"
Psalm 45:10-17, Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
 
 
 
 
     
June 26, 2011
Lessons in Stained Glass: "Let the Children Come to Me"
Mark 10:13-16
 
 
 
 
     
June 19, 2011
Lessons in Stained Glass: "The Woman at the Well"
John 4:1-26
 
 
 
 
     
June 12, 2011
Choir Sunday
A selection of many anthems from the past year
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June 5, 2011
God in the Movies: "Glee: Grilled Cheesus"
Galatians 6:1-11
 
 
 
 
     
May 29, 2011
God in the Movies: "Letters to God"
Romans 5:1-5
 
 
 
 
     
May 22, 2011
God in the Movies: "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"
1 Kings 19:9-18
 
 
 
 
     
May 15, 2011
God in the Movies: "Facing the Giants"
1 Samuel 17:2-11, 31-37
 
 
 
 
     
May 8, 2011
God in the Movies: "Bruce Almighty"
Matthew 4:1-11

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May 1, 2011
God in the Movies: "Oh, God!"
Dueteronomy 27:9-10 & Hebrews 11:1-3
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April 24, 2011
"Jesus the Victor"
Mark 16:1-6
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April 17, 2011
"The Crucifixion"
Mark 15:25-39
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April 10, 2011
"Jesus, Barabbas, & Pilate"
24 Hours that Changed the World
Mark 15:15b-23
 
 
 
 
April 3, 2011
"Jesus, Barabbas, & Pilate"
24 Hours that Changed the World
Mark 15:1-15

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March 27, 2011
"Jesus, Barabbas, & Pilate"
24 Hours that Changed the World
Mark 14:53, 55, 61-68, 70-72

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March 20, 2011
"Agony in the Garden in Gethsemane"
24 Hours that Changed the World
John 18:1 & Matthew 26:36-39

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March 13, 2011
"Thursday at Sunset - The Last Supper"
24 Hours that Changed the World
Luke 22:14-20

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March 9, 2011 - Ash Wednesday
"Forgive the Unforgivable"
Luke 23:34

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March 6 , 2011
"Sharing our faith in our community/neighborhoods"
Acts 8:26-40

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February 27, 2011
"Sharing our faith in the work place and at school"
John 1:43-51

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February 20, 2011
"Evangelism - Is it an outdated concept or can it work today?"
Jonah 3:1-10

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February 13, 2011
"Practical Ways to Share Our Faith - An Introduction"
John 4:1-26

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February 6, 2011
"The B-I-B-L-E, Yes that's the Book for Me!"
2 Timothy 3:10-17

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January 30, 2011
"What's in the Bible?"
Nahum 2:1-8a

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January 23, 2011
"Are Memory Verses Valuable Today?"
John 3:16, Psalm 23:4, Romans 5:8 & John 11:35

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January 16, 2011
"Is the Old Testament for Me?"
Hebrews 1:1-4, Matthew 8:16-17 & John 19:28-30

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January 9, 2011
"Where Do I Start Reading the Bible?"
Genesis 1:1-5 & John 1:1-14

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January 2, 2011
"What Do All Those Numbers in the Bible Mean?"
Numbers 1:17-46 & Psalm 147:1-11, 20c

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