Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

By How & What You Give

Continuing our Stewardship series, we explore Jesus’ parable of the talents (the valuable coins). This parable reminds us that we are given gifts that must be nurtured to grow.

By Who & How You Love

As we continue our Stewardship series, we explore Jesus’ parable on sowing seeds in different kinds of soil. This parable reminds us that we must be prepared to receive the seeds of God’s love offered to us. But how do we know we’re ready?

Risking Love

This Sunday we continue with the Revised Common Lectionary and a familiar parable of Jesus that invites us to take risks for the sake of faith.

Do as I Say, Not as I Do

This Sunday we return to the Revised Common Lectionary and a text from Matthew that invites us to consider our motives for doing good in the world.

Step Up: Service

This Sunday we continue our Stewardship exploration with a discussion of the importance of our service to those in our faith community and in our general communities.

Giving Up Popularity

This Palm Sunday, we continue our Lenten series called “Giving It Up” as we consider the value of being unpopular.

Giving Up Control

These opening lectionary texts both highlight temptation, though the responses are profoundly different