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Sermons from 2011

Holy God & Holy People

San Williams

October 23, 2011
Leviticus 19:1-2, 15-18; Matthew 22:34-40

10-23-2011 Sermon Leviticus may be the most off-putting book in the Bible.  It’s certainly one of the least read. I’ve heard about well-intentioned Christians who vowed to read the Bible straight through from Genesis to Revelation.  However, after sailing through …

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What Do You Think?

San Williams

October 16, 2011
Matthew 22:15-22

10-16-2011 Sermon “Tell us what you think.”  That’s the request the Pharisees and Herodians made to Jesus in today’s scripture.  As we know, this request was a trick to entrap Jesus.  They didn’t really want to know what he thought; …

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Put On the Garment

Bart Smith

October 9, 2011
Matthew 22:1-14

10-09-2011 Sermon It is indeed a privilege to be standing in the pulpit this morning. My name is Bart and I have had the pleasure of working and growing alongside the youth of this church for just over a year. …

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I Want to Know Christ

San Williams

October 2, 2011
Philippians 3:4b-14

10-02-2011 Sermon In my childhood, the all-important religious question was:  Do you know Jesus Christ as your personal Lord and Savior?  If you said you did, it meant you were saved and would go to heaven.  How this was accomplished …

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The Hope That Is Not Seen

Theodore J. Wardlaw

September 25, 2011
Romans 8:18-25

09-25-2011 Sermon It’s always an honor to preach in this pulpit, and in the midst of our home church here in Austin.  Today I want to begin by lifting up, in deep gratitude, the long, historic relationship this church has …

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Let Us In!

San Williams

September 18, 2011
Matthew 20:1-16

09-18-2011 SermonJobs! Jobs!  Jobs!  That cry echoes across the land.  Issues around jobs and unemployment will be the focus the upcoming national elections.  A Census report released this week showed that the ranks of poor people in our country have …

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For Goodness Sake

San Williams

September 11, 2011
Genesis 50:15-21

09-11-2011 SermonSo many events and emotions are swirling around and within us as we worship today.  For one thing, today is our Rally Sunday, kicking off the fall programs.  Rally Sunday brings with it an air of excitement that accompanies …

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Community Reconsidered

San Williams

September 4, 2011
Matthew 18:15-20

If you’ve been in church for any time at all you’re probably familiar with verse 20 of this passage: “For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am among them.”  This verse is sometimes mentioned when a …

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Our Restless Cravings

San Williams

August 28, 2011
Exodus 20:17; Deuteronomy 5:21

08-28-2011 SermonThis morning we come to the end of our summer series on the Ten Commandments.  When you first heard our plans, you might have assumed that an investigation of the Ten Commandments would be stodgy, tedious or dull.  Yet …

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Choose Life

Judy Skaggs

August 21, 2011
Revelation 22:1-5; Deuteronomy 30:11-20; Matthew 16:24-26

08-21-2011 SermonI want to thank all those who are participating in the service today – each is significant. My thanks to Ara, Scott and the choir for singing one of my favorite anthems, and to Scott for the Widor Tocatta …

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