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Sermons from 2012

The Sickest Man in the Bible

San Williams

October 14, 2012
Mark 10:17-27

10-14-2012 Sermon The New Testament is populated with all manner of sick folk. In the Gospel of Mark, for example, no sooner has Jesus chosen his disciples and begun his ministry than he confronts a man who is ailing from …

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Let the Little Ones Come Unto Me

San Williams

October 7, 2012
Mark 10:13-16

Children are everywhere in our worship this morning–setting the Communion Table, offering prayers, singing in the Sound of Angels Choir, being presented for baptism and welcomed to the Lord’s Table.  In addition, our scripture reading this morning is the beloved …

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In Jesus’ Name

San Williams

September 30, 2012
Mark 9:38-50

09-30-2012 Sermon This is one of those passages that make us want to slam the Bible shut and limit our Sunday reading to the sports section of the newspaper, or maybe open our computer to check out recent postings on …

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Who Is Your God?

John Leedy

September 23, 2012
Mark 9:30-37

09-23-2012 Sermon Mark 9:30-37 30They went on from there and passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; 31for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into human …

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Watching Our Words

San Williams

September 16, 2012
James 3:1-12

09-16-2012 Sermon I may not be very popular this morning with our Christian Education folks.  They’ve worked hard to recruit teachers for our fall church school program, and here, on the first day of our new church school year, I …

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Jesus Sighed

San Williams

September 9, 2012
Mark 7:31-37

09-09-2012 Sermon Today’s scripture tells of yet another healing episode in the life of Jesus. In this instance, Jesus opened the ears and released the tongue of a man who was both deaf and mute.  While the incident is certainly …

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Faith Alive: From Proposition to Preposition

San Williams

September 2, 2012
Romans 8:31-39

09-02-2012 Sermon This is the time of year when we at UPC typically experience our largest concentration of visitors.  U.T. students will show up to check us out.  New graduate students from U.T. and Austin Presbyterian Seminary also visit us …

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Joyful Lives

San Williams

August 26, 2012
John 15:10-11

08-26-2012 Sermon Our worship this morning is replete with expressions of joy. We called ourselves to worship, declaring, “You have taken off my funeral clothes and clothed me with joy.” We sang “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” for our opening …

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In the Meantime

Kaci Clark-Porter

August 19, 2012
Psalm 34; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-25

08-19-2012 Sermon In a broken and fearful world the Spirit gives us courage to pray without ceasing, to witness among all peoples to Christ as Lord and Savior, to unmask idolatries in Church and culture, to hear the voices of …

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The Same Spirit

David Evans

August 12, 2012
1 Samuel 3:1; 1 Corinthians 12:4-12, 27-28;

08-12-2012 Sermon First Corinthians gives us, without a doubt, scripture’s most vivid glimpse inside an actual congregation in the middle of the first century after the resurrection of Jesus Christ.    It is not always a pretty picture.   Yet embedded in …

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