Sermons


November
23
2014

New Year’s Eve for Christians

This is the new years eve of the Christian calendar, the last Sunday before Advent and a new year begins. What do you do on New Year’s Eve? Many of us make a list of things to do or not do in...

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November
16
2014

What kind of an investor are you?

Proper 28 2014: What kind of investor are you?

Matt 25:14-30

Being old poses some interesting encounters. For example, last year an advisor from TIAA/CREF called and made an appointment to see me...

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November
9
2014

Got Oil?

Proper 27 2014: Got oil?

Matthew 25:1-13

In the Parable of the 10 bridesmaids, five were wise and took extra oil and five were foolish, unprepared for a delay in the coming of the groom.

In...

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October
26
2014

God Machine or Freedom?

Proper 25 2014 

Matthew 22:34-46

Love God and Love your neighbor as yourself. These are powerful words, a prescription of how to live faithfully. How do we love God? What does loving God above...

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October
19
2014

Proper 24, 2014: Questioned loyalty

Matthew 22:15-22

Paying taxes in the Roman world was no more popular than it is today. We too may resist paying our “share” for what seems like more support for the wealthy than for the...

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