Lenten Perspectives: Judas

Lenten Perspectives—Judas Good morning, church.  Please go with me to the book of Matthew, chapter 26, and we’re going to start reading in v. 6. We’re in a season of the church known as lent, which is a time of fasting and waiting.  Fasting reminds us of our dependence upon

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Lenten Perspectives: John

 Lenten Perspectives: John, the Beloved Good morning, church. Please go with me again to the book of John, chapter 19, and we’re going to start reading in v. 25. We’re in a season of the church known as lent, which is a time of fasting and waiting. Fasting reminds

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Lenten Perspectives: Caiaphas

 Lenten Passion Week Perspectives – Caiaphas Good morning, church. Please go with me to the gospel of John, chapter 11, we’re going to start there this morning, although we’re going to read in a few places. As Meg mentioned already, we’ve entered a season of the church known as

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Now What?

 Lamentations 5: Now What? Good morning, church. Happy Valentines day, everyone, and in honor of my experiences dating, please go with me to the book of Lamentations, chapter 5. Friends, it’s good to have you with us. In fact, it’s good to even be here myself—we started this sermon

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Wrath, Truth, and Forgiveness

Lamentations 4: Wrath, Truth, and Forgiveness Good morning, church. Please go with me to the book of Lamentations, chapter 4. Dear friends, this week has been a lot. This year has been a lot. I’m struggling. Lots of bad things have happened: Brad and Angelina broke up again. Taylor Swift

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The Lord is My Portion

 Lamentations 3: The Lord is My Portion Good morning, church. Please go with me to the book of Lamentations, chapter 3. Lamentations is hard to find, it’s a little book in the latter parts of the Old Testament, between Ezekiel and Isaiah. This is the third sermon in a

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God, the Enemy

 Lamentations 2: God, the Enemy Good morning, church. Please go with me to Lamentations, chapter 2. This is the second sermon in a six-week series through the book of Lamentations. Lamentations, as the name might imply, is a book largely about grief, and learning how to deal with terrible

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Learning to Lament

 Lamentations 1: Learning to Lament Good morning, church. Please go with me to the book of Lamentations, which is a little book in the Old Testament just after the book of Jeremiah, and we’re going to start in chapter 1 v.6. This is the first sermon in a six-week

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Recognizing Christ as King

 Matthew 2:1-12—Recognizing Christ as King Good morning, church. Please go with me to Matthew, chapter 2, and we’re going to start with the first verse. I’ll start this morning just with a word about our times, which are difficult to say the least. Because as readers, and teachers of

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