Sermons from January 2017

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January 29, 2017 Building Your Ministry

Today we conclude the series of messages based upon the theme of Building. I hope you have found them helpful. I kept thinking of other messages that could be added to the series but I had gone on long enough; perhaps sometime in the future I will return to the theme. Next week I will […]

January 22, 2017 Building Faith

Everyone has faith. Everyone. Do you believe that? Can you have faith in that statement? Religious faith certainly defines the lives of many people, as it does for us, but for others it is, perhaps faith in another person, for some it might be money, for others a job, for others it might be science […]

January 15, 2017 Building the Church

Back in my seminary days a professor asked our class this question – how do you build a church? We knew, of course, that he wasn’t asking how to construct a church building. We assumed he was asking how to build a church in terms of membership, attendance, budget, activities, programs, and ministries. We gave […]

January 8, 2017 Building Bridges

When Tanya and I had the opportunity to travel to London last year we greatly enjoyed the ability to travel the subway system, or the tube as they called it. The tube was a great way to travel quickly around the city. What we especially enjoyed was the recorded voice that played constantly when passengers […]

January 1, 2017 Building A Future

Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, “It will be happier.” — Alfred Lord Tennyson   I think we all would like to believe Tennyson. I think we all hope that a new year will bring us greater happiness, greater success, and greater of everything. In that sense, if the New […]