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'COVID' Tagged Sermons

February 14, 2021 Sermon: Lament in the Time of COVID – Cry Out in Community

When we cry out to God in community, we will become more united, we will become more attuned to God’s will over our own wills, we will be more apt to discern God’s solutions and ways out, and we will find ourselves in the company of others when we most need it.  So, my friends, let’s cry out to God as a community, and let’s trust in God to guide us forward into our best possible future. 

November 22, 2020 Sermon – Giving Thanks Amidst COVID-19

If we, friends and members of First Christian Church, Grand Junction, take this opportunity to give thanks to God – being sure to direct our thanksgiving to God – even amidst one of the most tragic years in recent memory, we will set ourselves on a course of turning away from the pain of 2020 and toward the wonder of all God has done, all God is doing, and all God will do for us and for all people.  And if we allow the course we chart on this one day of the year become a pattern for every day of the year, we might just discover a spirit of thanksgiving toward God can and will become our default position, regardless of the circumstances that surround us.

April 12, 2020 Easter Sunday Sermon: New Life Amidst COVID-19

It’s not easy to grasp, but what we do right now FCCGJ, the work of spreading the news of what God is up to amidst COVID-19, it WILL shape the future for this nation and the world.  OUR decision to share or not share what God is up to will determine for generations to come whether this continent on which we live, maybe even the whole of the world, becomes the Kingdom of God or something else.  The present task is THAT big. Which gives us great responsibility – you might even say an Easter-sized responsibility.