Sermons

  • Sunday, August 20, 2017
    Doggedly Following Jesus
    [Then Jesus called the crowd to him and said to them, ‘Listen and understand: it is not what goes into the mouth that defiles a person, but it is what comes out of the mouth that defiles.’ Then the disciples approached and said to him, ‘Do you know that the Pharisees took offence when they ...
  • Sunday, July 30, 2017
    Treasured
    Jesus put before them another parable: ‘The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field; it is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the greatest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and ...
  • Sunday, July 23, 2017
    Weeds & Wheat
    Jesus put before them another parable: ‘The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and then went away. So when the plants came up and bore grain, then the weeds appeared as well. ...
  • Sunday, July 16, 2017
    Sowing…Walnuts?
    That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the lake. Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, while the whole crowd stood on the beach. And he told them many things in parables, saying: ‘Listen! A sower went out to sow. And as ...
  • Sunday, July 9, 2017
    Donkeys, Oxen, and The Weight
    (Jesus said) ‘But to what will I compare this generation? It is like children sitting in the market-places and calling to one another, “We played the flute for you, and you did not dance;    we wailed, and you did not mourn.” For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, “He has a demon”; ...