Sermons from May 2017

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One With the Father


Scripture for this sermon is John 17:1-11 and can be found here. The gospel writer John is a bit of a mystic.  Today he records Jesus prayer for his disciples.  Jesus prays that they might have a deep and intimate connection with the Father. What does that look like?  When we try to talk about […]

Laughs and Locks

Sermon on First Sunday after Easter April 23, 2017 Holy Humor Sunday “Laughs and Locks” John 20: 19-31 The story of doubting Thomas.  It’s the same every year.  Usually we’re on a three year cycle or lessons so you get a variety of readings each year.  Not on this Sunday.  Every year the Sunday after […]

Stone Stories

Sermon May 14, 2017 Mother’s Day Acts 7: 55-60 Stoning of Stephen 1 Peter 2: 2-10 Living Stones John 14: 1-14 Stone Stories I want to begin with a little hymnal information this morning.  Turn please to p. 34 in the front of your hymnbook.  There you see what we call the three year lectionary.  […]