Sermons from June 2023

His Word is in my Heart like a Fire

Every day thirteen Christians worldwide are killed because of their faith. Another twelve are arrested or imprisoned simply because they profess faith in Christ Jesus. In the U.S. we have freedom of religion enshrined as a constitutional right, but that is no guarantee for a life free of persecution. Until Judgment Day, some will attempt to shut down the truth of Christ. We will be persecuted. That won’t stop us. Christ never promised his Church that ministry would operate unopposed.…

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.

Games with God

Games have been around a long time. Before the time of Abraham the Egyptians enjoyed bowling. Checkers was played 2,000 years before the time of Christ. Chess was played 500 years after the time of Christ. Cards have been played for over 1,000 years. But the oldest games of all were first played in the Garden of Eden. It was recorded in today’s lesson from Genesis and deserves our full attention. Let me ask you: “Are You Playing Games with…

Trinity Sunday 2023

Holy, holy, holy! Lord God almighty! Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee. Join us this morning at 9:30 to praise our glorious Triune God.