Sermons from September 2015

8 Items

September 20, 2015 – Judge Not


September 20, 2015 Matthew 7:1-5  Show video – (Hilarious Church Invitation) It’s okay to admit to yourself that you probably made a few incorrect judgments as you watched that video. If you were to ask people inside the church to quote a verse of Scripture, you would probably get one of two responses. Can […]

September 13, 2015 – A Biblical Community


September 13, 2015 Galatians 3:26-29 If you take I64 west of Shelbyville for about 160 miles you will come to the community of New Harmony, Indiana. Have any of you been to New Harmony? New Harmony was the site of two attempts at a utopian society in the early 19th century. In 1814 a group […]

August 23, 2015 – The Church Has Left the Building


August 23, 2015 Luke 5:27-39 When Tanya and I were traveling through parts of Europe during my sabbatical we visited a lot of churches, and I was very curious about the churches in Europe. Would we find church attendance to be as poor as is often claimed? This is the first church we visited, St. […]

August 16, 2015 – One of These Is Not the Same


August 16, 2015 Matthew 22:15-22 How many of you remember the children’s game one of these is not the same? A picture is shown and the object of the game is to spot which one of the items is different. In the picture above, we can certainly say that these are very different; one is […]

August 2, 2015 A Stranger In A Strange Land


August 2, 2015 Psalm 37:1-7 Good morning. My name is Dave, and in case you’ve forgotten who I am, I’m your minister. I am very pleased to be back. I was blessed with a wonderful time of rest and renewal during my sabbatical, and the words most in my mind – and in my heart […]