Sermons from October 2017

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The Dance of the Spirit


The Dance of the Spirit Imagine what it must have been like for the folks who actually participated in that first Pentecostal event! Let us take a moment to describe the background of this amazing story of the first Pentecost after the death of Jesus. A small group of men and women come together in […]

One of Us


A rock singer, Joan Osborne, had a song out a few years ago called “One of Us” that was nominated for a Grammy Award. It immediately gets the attention of the Christian community because with it raises the question, “What if God was one of us?… Just a stranger on the bus trying to make […]

Saying Thank You


2 Corinthians 9: 6 – 15; Luke 17: 11 – 19  Since thanksgiving is a joyful celebration, I thought I’d begin with some really bad thanksgiving jokes:  If April showers bring May flowers, what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims.   If the pilgrims travelled on the Mayflower then what does a teacher travel on?  Scholar ships.    […]

A Peculiar People


Ezekiel 18: 5 – 9 & 30 – 32; 1 Corinthians 12:3; John 13: 31 – 35  The world has it’s share of peculiar people.  Bill Boaks started a political party called ADMIRAL (‘Association of Democratic Monarchists Independently Representing All Ladies’), of which he was the only member.  Boaks had a hatred for cars and […]