Sermons on Living our Faith

Conflict Resolution

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Some people thrive on conflict, while others try to avoid it. How about you? We’re all sinners living in a world filled with conflict and confrontation. It happens in our families, with our friends, even among our Christian brothers and sisters. How do you respond and react to conflict? This weekend’s worship and Bible lesson at St. Paul’s finds us stuck in…

How Not to Get Stoned – Christian Education Sunday

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Our Christian Education Celebration lesson from Deuteronomy 21:18-21 may not be what you’d expect. Child psychologists and counselors would never approve of God’s instructions for parents. And yet, God caused this to be recorded in the Bible. As we look at God’s advice for parents and his warning for children in the Old Testament, we’ll see how it applies to us as…

I Wonder – Able to do good works?

You can also watch on our Facebook page. Our apologies, but we do not have an online copy of the bulletin this week. Can you please God? Can you make him happy? This week we learn how we can! Sermon Text: Mark 12:41-44

I Wonder – Renewed

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Some couples enjoy throwing dinner parties with carefully chosen menus, their finest flatware and silverware, linen tablecloths and napkins, creative centerpieces and delicious wines. These kinds of gatherings aren’t cheap. As a result, some may feel this is over-the-top and a foolish waste of time and money. The couples who do this are expressing their appreciation for the friends they’ve invited. Today’s…

I Wonder – Will Jesus Return?

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Some wedding traditions include tossing bouquets and garters. Some wedding traditions have bridesmaids patiently waiting to escort the bride and groom to the wedding celebration with their lamps. This weekend in worship our Bible story is the Parable of the 10 Virgins (Bridesmaids). What made the five wise ones wise? What made the five foolish ones foolish? How does this apply to…

I Wonder – Will Judgment Day Come This Year?

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Questions about the end of the world seem to be coming up more and more lately. Will Judgment Day come this year, with everything going on in our society, country and world? Is the end near? We may want to speculate about questions like that, but God’s Word doesn’t tell us. More importantly, what the Bible does tell us is that Christ…

I Wonder – God’s Care for Us

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. How would you like to not have to go to the grocery store again?  Your pantry would always be full even after preparing a full week of meals.  Your fridge and freezer remained constantly stocked even after a month of opening and closing.  That’s where this weekend’s worship takes us, as a widow’s jug of oil never dry and her jar of flour never…