Sermons from 2016

The Return of Ichabod

Christmas is such a time of longing – and waiting. We look forward with expectancy. We are excited about what is to come. But we also have within us a longing for something we have lost; for something wonderful to be restored. The Bible tells us that “we all have sinned – and fall short of the […]

The Word of Peace

Peace. We long for it personally and as a world-wide community. We sing about, march for it, and call for it in our blogs. But it always seems to elude us, and may now seem further away than ever before. Into that longing comes today’s text — a surprising announcement to a surprising audience. What […]

Behold Your Value to God

The incarnation – part of the greatest event and reality history. But beyond the wonder and wideness of the theology around this great event…what difference does it make? Especially when we struggle or feel alone. When we wonder if God is far away, removed, and uncaring. What are the amazing implications of the reality that God […]

God Became Flesh

The incarnation, God becoming man, is one of the greatest realities and truths in all of human history – and its reality is meant to change our very existence. Is it true? Did God really become like us, in the flesh? And if so, what does Jesus give us from God Himself that changes every day […]