Sermons from September 2021

Sermons from September 2021

Allies

Today’s scripture passage from Mark highlights an age old challenge for people of faith…where and how we draw the circle of who is on the inside and who is on the outside. While we might like to believe that our circle is always wide open, the truth is that we struggle at times with “us” and “them.”  

First Place

None of us covet “last place” and many of us, understandably, hope for “first.”  But this week Jesus turns that notion upside down, talking in apparent circles…last is first and first is last.

Coming Home

Today is Homecoming Sunday!  We’ve all been away for a while due to the pandemic and a whole host of other reasons. We’ll be reflecting on the Bible’s quintessential homecoming story…the story of the prodigal son.  

God Talk

We’ll be spending time today with a portion of the Letter of James and contemplating the age old notion of faith versus works on this Labor Day Weekend.