Sermons from November 2016

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November 20, 2016 Building Generosity


In June of 2010 Bill Gates and Warren Buffett inaugurated the Giving Pledge, designed to encourage people of great wealth to either give or pledge the majority of their wealth to charity while alive or at their passing. As of this year, 139 pledges have been added to the list, and the total amount of […]

November 13, 2016 Building Grace


This morning we begin a new series of messages based on the theme of building. Several weeks ago I began to sketch out the themes for our messages in the coming months. Along with the four-week series on Your Life I made a list of the first messages in building. I have taken, for this […]

November 6, 2016 Your Life Is A Gift

This morning we are concluding our series of messages based on the theme Your Life. Our final message is Your Life Is A Gift. Tuesday was All Saints Day, celebrating saints known and unknown. Saints are not just people who are profoundly spiritual or people we think of as more holy or spiritual than others. […]

October 30, 2016 Your Life Has A Future

This morning, we come to the third message in our four-part series titled Your Life. This morning is Your Life Has A Future; next week, for the final message, we will consider Your Life Is A Gift. Imagine for a moment that you live in one of the war-torn countries of the Middle East. Syria, […]