Sermons from September 2018

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Enemies and Partners

Sunday, September 30, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 124; Mark 9:38-50 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT We never come to Scripture texts in a vacuum.  We always come to Scripture out of the circumstances of our lives; we bring the varied experiences of our lives with us […]

The Path

Sunday, September 23, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 1; Mark 9:30-37 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Many of us come to our spiritual lives wanting to know how to grow in our faith, how we can come closer to God, how we can be happier in our […]

Vocation

Sunday, September 16, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Isaiah 50:4-9a; Mark 8:27-38 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT This morning, we are presented with the question of our vocation, what God calls you and me to do with our lives.  How does God call us to live in the […]

Opening Our Eyes

Sunday, September 9, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Isaiah 35:4-7a; Mark 7:24-37 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT The God of Israel, whom we see most clearly revealed in Jesus, is in the business of healing people from the inside out, setting them free from whatever is holding them […]

Time Apart

Sunday, September 2, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 62; Mark 1:32-39 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Our little text this morning from the gospel of Mark gives a story about Jesus in three parts.  In the first act, Jesus is actively engaged in mission and ministry.  He is […]