Sermons from April 2018

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Life as a Branch


Psalm 22:25-31    New International Version (NIV) 25 From you comes the theme of my praise in the great assembly;     before those who fear you I will fulfill my vows. 26 The poor will eat and be satisfied;     those who seek the Lord will praise him—     may your hearts live forever! 27 All the ends of the earth     will remember and turn to […]

Actions and Truth


Acts 4:5-12   New International Version (NIV) 5 The next day the rulers, the elders and the teachers of the law met in Jerusalem.6 Annas the high priest was there, and so were Caiaphas, John, Alexander and others of the high priest’s family. 7 They had Peter and John brought before them and began to question them: “By what power or what […]

Death and Taxes?


Genesis 1:26-31 New International Version (NIV) 26 Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.” 27 So God created mankind in his own image,     in the […]

Do you believe it?


Psalm 133 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Psalm 133 The Blessedness of Unity A Song of Ascents. 1 How very good and pleasant it is     when kindred live together in unity! 2 It is like the precious oil on the head,     running down upon the beard, on the beard of Aaron,     running down over the collar of his […]

He’s Alive!


John 20:1-18 New International Version (NIV) The Empty Tomb 20 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalenewent to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance.2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved,and said, “They have taken […]