Sermons from April 2018

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Something’s Going On Here

Sunday, April 29, 2018.  Rev. Emily Berman D’Andrea, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Acts 8:26 – 40; 1 John 4:7-16 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT My 10th grade British Literature teacher was passionate about the subject he taught.  Some of what I learned from Mr. Ciciotte in that high school classroom comes to […]

Service of Music: A Thousand Ages

Sunday, April 22, 2018.  Service of Music:  A Thousand Ages: A Celebration of Hope Scripture Readings:  Genesis 9:8-17 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained from One License with license #A-708462

Trust in the Midst of Threat

Sunday, April 22, 2018 – 8:30 am.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 23; John 10:11-18 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT The central promise of the gospel is that we do not need to be afraid.  Remember what we say at Easter: “Jesus Christ has overcome sin and the […]

Can I Get a Witness

Sunday, April 15, 2018.  Rev. Emily Berman D’Andrea, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Acts 3:12–19; Luke 24:36-48 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT I just finished reading The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch.  The book is based on a lecture Professor Pausch gave at Carnegie Mellon University shortly after he was diagnosed with pancreatic […]

Aftershocks of Easter

Sunday, April 8, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Acts 4:32-35; John 20:19-31 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Christ is risen!  Christ is risen indeed!  In celebration of the great practical joke that God played on the powers of death in the Easter resurrection of Jesus from the dead, the […]

He is not Here

Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  1 Corinthians 15:1-11; Mark 16:1-8 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Christ is risen!  Christ is risen indeed! Brothers and sisters, Jesus Christ has conquered sin and estrangement and death, and therefore, we do not need to be afraid of […]