Sermons from September 2020

To Forgive is to Forget

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Is it hard for you to forgive AND FORGET when someone hurts you? Yes, the Christian is to forgive others just like our God forgives us. but forgetting is so so hard to do. And, yet in this weekend’s worship God tells us to model our forgiveness after his: a boundless, free and loving forgiveness based on the sacrifice of Christ. That…

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…