Sermons from September 2019

Equalizing Grace

“That’s not fair!” We’ve all said those words one time or another. But have you ever said them to God? If you have (…and it’s okay if you have), the parable of the vineyard owner has some help to offer. In this passage, we consider two characteristics of God’s extravagant, equalizing grace. Text = Matthew…

Shaped to Serve (re-post)

(This sermon is a re-post from the beginning of the year as a supplement to Pastor Don’s “Service Sunday” sermon on September 8, 2019) Most followers of Jesus know that serving the Lord is a big part of the Christian life. But how can we figure out where to serve the Lord when there are…

Escaping the Treasure Trap

“No one can serve two masters,” Jesus said in the Sermon on the Mount. “Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and Money” (Matthew 6:24). In the passage we’re looking at in this sermon, Mathew…