Sermons tagged with ‘Abraham’

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A Promise is a Promise – Homily for Lent 2

A Promise is a Promise! Sermon for February 25th, 2018  the 2nd Sunday in Lent. (based on Genesis 17, 1-7, 15-16)   Our reading from the Hebrew Bible, or the Old Testament, is the story of the covenant between the Lord and Abram and Sarai. This is the third time the Lord has appeared to […]

Mind The Gap – Message for Sept. 25th

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“Mind the Gap” Message for September 25, 2016 Timothy 6: 2b -10, Luke 16:19-31   Have you ever wondered where we go when we die? What heaven was like, or if there is a heaven or a hell? Do you think anyone really knows? I think our idea of heaven – and hell–Hades, Sheol, Gehenna—all […]

Faith – it’s really a verb! Message for Aug. 14

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Faith – it’s really a verb! Message for August 14, 2016 Based on: Hebrews 11. 1-3, 8-16, Genesis 15: 1-6   “the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen” (Hebrews 11: vs 1) That’s (the NRSV version) how the writer of the letter to the Hebrews describes what faith is. And […]