Monthly Archives: July 2018

Pentecost 10: God’s Peace to Noah’s Trauma (Genesis 9:8-17)

sermon-7-29-18.mp3 “Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder” is a term that we’ve become familiar with as we learn more about the effects that ‘TRAUMA’ can have on a person. Those who serve or have served in the military are particularly vulnerable to PTSD because of the  TRAUMATIC things they have seen and experienced – and ‘trauma’ has its […]

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Pentecost 8: A Matter of Identity (Ephesians 1:3-14)

sermon-7-15-18.mp3 In Arthur Miller’s famous play, ‘Death of A Salesman,” Willie Lohman spends his whole adult life searching for status and recognition from others.  For Willie, life is all about how many people admire and respect him, the measure of which is how many people will turn out for his funeral.  “When I die,” he […]

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Pentecost 7: Praying for Thorns (2 Corinthians 12:7-10)

sermon-7-8-18.mp3 After a bit of modest bragging about his exclusive, backstage tour of heaven, Paul writes, “To keep me from becoming conceited because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, a thorn was given me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited. Three times I pleaded […]

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Pentecost 6: Helper of the Helpless (Mark 5:21-43)

sermon-7-1-18.mp3 He was at his wits end.  He and his wife had done everything they knew to do for their daughter.  She was only twelve years old, and as soon as it became obvious that there was something wrong, they took her to see every doctor and tried every remedy and exhausted every avenue no […]

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