SERMONS ARCHIVE

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Salt and Light

Category: Jesus, Mission, Witness

February 5, 2023

Scripture: Matthew 5:13-20 (NRSVue) Jesus says to us in this gospel reading, “truly I tell you,” or more literally, “Amen I tell you.” We end our prayers with Amen, but Jesus curiously began his words...

What Is Good

Category: Justice, Worship

January 29, 2023

Scripture: Micah 6:1-8 (NRSVue) Micah 6:8 has been called the Golden Rule of the Old Testament. The ancient Rabbis said of all the prophets, Micah did the best job of summarizing the heart of all...

A Light Has Shined in the Darkness

Category: Calling, Epiphany, Hope

January 22, 2023

Scripture: Matthew 4:12-23 (NRSVue) This is the good news: Jesus chooses ordinary people to do the extraordinary. Once the great Greek philosopher Socrates was approached by a very ordinary man named Aeschines. “I’m a poor...

Giving Grace

Category: Generosity, Grace, Stewardship

January 15, 2023

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-9 (NRSVue) Martin Luther King Jr. once preached a sermon entitled “The Three Dimensions of a Complete Life” where he memorably talked about how the length of life is the outward concern for one’s...

Heaven Opened

Category: Baptism, Christ, Epiphany

January 8, 2023

Scripture: Matthew 3:13-17 (NRSVue) Webster’s dictionary defines epiphany as an appearance or manifestation, especially of a divine being. An epiphany is a divine disclosure or revelation—a holy “aha” moment. It’s a thin place where the...

What’s New

Category: Christ, Encouragement, Faith, Healing/Renewal, Humility, Love, Struggles

January 1, 2023

New Year’s Day Message January 1, 2023 Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:17-21 (NIV) Guest Preacher, Rev. John Cheek A new opportunity, a fresh chance! Reconciliation! ____________ Worship Service Bulletin All of Immanuel’s Worship Services are available on...