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Division in the Family

June 25, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Genesis 21:8-21; Matthew 10:26-39 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT After reading texts like that, it’s sort of amazing that you responded, “Thanks be to God!”  Let us pray… Some texts in the Bible are not exactly crowd-pleasers.  They are not […]

Laughing at God’s Plan

Sunday, June 18, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Genesis 18:1-15; Matthew 10:1-4 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT When you find yourself in tough circumstances, hope functions like a magnet, pulling you forward into your future.  Hope draws your heart out of the pit, and it releases a […]

Go, Go, Go

Sunday, June 11, 2017.  Rev. Emily Berman D’Andrea, preaching. Scripture Readings:  2 Corinthians 13:11-13; Matthew 28:16-20. To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT When I was young I grew up listening to and watching Schoolhouse Rock videos on Saturday morning TV.  Does anyone recall doing that as well in your childhood – […]

The Democratization of the Holy Spirit

Sunday, June 4, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Numbers 11:24-30; Acts 2:1-13 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Pentecost is the announcement that God’s own Spirit is given generously and powerfully to people in order that they can do the work to which God calls them.  God does not […]

True Power

Sunday, May 28, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Acts 1:6-14; John 17:1-11 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Washington, DC, is a city of power.  We live in a city where power is located, and where power is pursued.  Power is the currency of this city.  Those who […]

Stewards in Complete Safety

Sunday, May 21, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  John 14:15-21; Acts 17:22-31 To Access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT “I will not leave you orphaned,” Jesus tells his disciples in John 14.  In this passage, he is telling them, I am leaving you, don’t be mistaken.  This is his Farewell […]

The Way

Sunday, May 14, 2017.  Rev. Emily Berman D’Andrea, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16; John 14:1-14 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT The folks who gather for worship in this community of God’s people that we call Lewinsville Presbyterian Church have experienced a significant amount of tumult and upheaval in our […]

Let by the Shepherd

Sunday, May 7, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 23; John 10:1-10 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT Christ is risen!  Christ is risen indeed! You have a shepherd who will lead you.  The good news is that you have a shepherd, who loves you, who is with […]

Knowing Jesus

Sunday, April 30, 2017.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching Scripture Reading:  Luke 24:13-35 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT Christ is risen!  Christ is risen indeed!  From time to time, people want to know how Christians can be so foolish or gullible as to believe in the resurrection of Jesus from […]