Show Us Your Unbinding

March 29, 2020 – What does the story of the raising of Lazarus have to say about grief and loss? This sermon is about the alternative way of Jesus, and the liberation of all that spells death.

Scripture: John 11:1-45

Show Us Our Blindspots

March 22, 2020 – This sermon invites us to wonder about our blindspots and to ask God to shine light into them.

This recording is from an experiment with worshipping together via conference call.

Scripture: John 9

Show Us Living Water

March 15, 2020 – This sermon is about thirsting for Living water during a pandemic.

Scripture: John 4:1-15

Show Us Newness

March 8, 2020 – This sermon following the Abrahamic journey is about the call to move on, and returning to trust as we move through the various stages of our lives.

Scripture: Genesis 12:1-4, 17:1-7, 15-17

Absolution and Amazing Grace

March 1, 2020 – This sermon is about grace and mercy, not deserved, but offered by the God who sews new clothes for the offenders.

Scripture: Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-10, 21

Of Mountains and Valleys

February 23, 2020 – This sermon is about encouragement for the difficult journey. What enables us to keep on keeping on when suffering, failure, loss lie before us?

Scripture: Luke 9:28-36

Walking into the Truth

February 16, 2020 – In this sermon, Krista Dutt of MCC Great Lakes in Chicago encourages us to be bold, rooted in hope.

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 3:10-18

Don’t Lose Heart

February 9, 2020 – This sermon based on Luke 18:1-8 is about persistence in prayer, particularly intercession and petition. Why pray? To whom do we pray? What does prayer do? Jesus says, “Don’t lose heart.”

Scripture: Luke 18:1-8

Jumping Fences

January 26, 2020 – This sermon is about the scandalous call of Matthew (the tax collector) and our rejection and suspicions of those not like us. Jesus leaps the fence and creates a diverse community of equal regard.

Scripture: Matthew 9:9-13

Where Are You Staying?

January 19, 2020 – This sermon is about Staying With Jesus. Where do we find the presence of Christ among us and around us?

Scripture: John 1:35-42