Sermons from April 2021

Take Off the Old, Put On the New (Ephesians)

There’s a saying that I’m sure you’ve all heard before — “Clothes make the man.”  But what you may not know is that phrase dates back to sometime around the time of Christ.  But it was Mark Twain in his spiffy white suits that made that phrase popular.  He actually said a little bit more…

The Gospel of Grace (Galatians)

As I’ve said before, things have changed a lot in our lives over the past year because of COVID.  One of the biggest changes is that we now have so many rules.  We’ve always lots of rules.  But over the past year, it just seems like we’ve added so many new rules.             Rules about…

Feeling Inadequate (2 Corinthians)

I heard recently about a 5-year-old little boy by the name of Nick who came home after spending two weeks at Pre-K and proudly announced to his grandmother that he was the smartest kid in the class.  His grandmother, of course, was very proud of Nick and asked him if that was what his teacher…

Jesus Broke the Power of Death

This morning, I want us to take a break from our study through the New Testament.  Next Sunday, we’ll pick back up with 2 Corinthians.  But this morning is Easter morning, and I want to spend some time reflecting on the significance of what happened some 2,000 years ago.             I heard about a Sunday…