Sermons from 2018

Where is the Power?

Our frantic running and around and stressed out lives are like a crazy merry-go-round that never ends — and it never leads to the things we want. We run harder and harder, but find our lives emptier and emptier. Is there another way? Is there a way that we can know the presence of God […]

Learning to Let Go….and Be

This text is contains one of the most beautiful invitations from Jesus in all of Scripture — and one of the most terrifying. For the idea of laying it all down and simply coming to Jesus, collapsing in Jesus, and enjoying resting in Jesus is so attractive, so needed….and so incredibly hard for us to […]

Passing the Peace

Peace. It’s something we talk about and desire a great deal – for the world around us…and within our own lives. We long for it – and so rarely find it. Indeed, peace may be one of the scarcest realities in this world. Into that reality, Jesus comes with an amazing offer…of something we need but can find […]

Tongues Today?

Having looked at Jesus promise of the Holy Spirit as our helper, we turn this week to consider the question of whether or not the “charismatic” gifts of tongues continue in the church today. How we worship (and enjoy) Jesus matters – It is the most important thing we ever do! There are a lot of […]

Help From the Holy Spirit

For most Christians, the third person of the Trinity is the least understood. We don’t know how to think of Him or relate to Him. But Scripture presents the Holy Spirit as fully God – and as God’s provision of Himself when we so desperately need help in our weakness! Text: John 14:16-17, 25-26