Sermons on Holiday

Like Father, Like Son

We all know how we became children of our earthly fathers. We have a birth certificate. The Apostle John reminds us how we became children of our heavenly Father. It was through the blood of the Father’s Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior. We have a baptismal certificate. John, known as the “Apostle of love,” also reminds us that as God’s children, we live a life that shows love for God and love for each other.

Ascension 2023

How many times have you spoken the Apostles’ Creed? Plenty, right? As we confess our faith on the Sundays after Easter, the words: “The third day he rose again from the dead. He ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of God the Father Almighty,” take on a more significant meaning. Yes, Jesus rose, but he only stuck around for 40 days until he ascended back to his Father in heaven. Join us this weekend as we…

Mother’s Day 2023

This weekend our thoughts naturally go to the women in our life – mom, grandma, wife – who have impacted us with their love. One of the best ways to express love isn’t only with words, although that is valuable. It is with actions. Jesus did not simply say he loved his heavenly Father. He expressed it by obeying his Father. Our God has placed the moms and grandmas and wives in our lives who are very good at expressing…