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Sermons on Matthew

February 21, 2021 Sermon – Return from the Wilderness: Pride

February 21, 2021 Sermon “Return from the Wilderness: Pride” 1st Scripture Reading – Esther 5:9-14 9 Haman went out that day happy and in good spirits. But when Haman saw Mordecai in the king’s gate, and observed that he neither rose nor trembled before him, he was infuriated with Mordecai; 10 nevertheless Haman restrained himself […]

January 10, 2021 (Epiphany Sunday) Sermon: Go Search Diligently for the Child

And those magi, they HAD those experiences precisely because they searched diligently for the child and never stopped.  If YOU spend your life searching diligently for Jesus…and never stop…you can have some amazing experiences, as well – experiences that will change you and experiences that will change all the world. 

December 20, 2020 Sermon: Jesse Tree – Joseph: It’s Up to Us

If you would simply spend your days listening very specifically for how God is guiding you to help preserve and share the message of Jesus, the message of Messiah, and then doing whatever you hear God directing you to do, YOU, yes YOU, will influence the future of creation in accordance with God’s will.  It’s up to YOU.  THAT is God’s message of Joseph this Advent and Christmas season.

May 17, 2020 Sermon “From 11 Frightened Disciples: Jesus Gave Some Marching Orders”

I wonder, to others on this earth, even to aliens (if they were to visit), do we Christians stand out as SENT by the almighty God, Creator of all things?  Or do we just look like a slightly different version of everyone else? I don’t know about you, but I think it’s time we get back to living as different, as SENT…by Jesus, by God.