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Sermons from June 2013

Blood on God’s Hands?

Paul Hooker

June 30, 2013
1 Kings 18:20-21, 30-40; Mark 10:34-39

 The Old Testament passage this morning is actually the lection from this three Sundays ago – well, almost. I’ll explain the difference in a moment. It is the story of Elijah’s contest atop Mt. Carmel with the 450 prophets of …

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers

David Evans

June 23, 2013
Matthew 5:9 & Romans 12:9-18

 The gospels are pretty pointed when it comes to the spiritual discipline of being a peacemaker.   After Jesus is baptized in the Jordan and then tested in the wilderness, he begins his teaching ministry at the Sermon on the Mount.   …

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Lord, Teach Us How to Pray

San Williams

June 16, 2013
Luke 11:1-13

06-16-2013 Sermon Our scripture this morning begins with the phrase:  “Jesus was praying…”  That phrase is also where our instruction about prayer begins…with Jesus.    Whatever confusion, doubts, and questions we have about prayer—and most of us have some of all these …

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The Practice of Generosity

San Williams

June 9, 2013
Matthew 6:19-21, Acts 2:44-46

06-09-2013 Sermon A couple weeks ago my wife Jan found a ten-dollar bill in the street.  Since there was no opportunity to return the money, she picked up the bill and decided immediately what she would do with it. That day …

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God’s Promised Rest: Still Open?

San Williams

June 2, 2013
Exodus 20:8-11; Hebrews 4:1-5

06-02-2013 Sermon Our summer sermon series opens with the theme of Sabbath keeping, something that most of us don’t do, or at least don’t do very well.  Today keeping the Sabbath commandment is largely forgotten and–let’s face it–almost universally ignored. So …

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