Monthly Archives: February 2018

February 2018

The Good Samaritan~ Luke 10 :25- 37

By | February 25th, 2018|sermons|

Given By Paul Stevens February 25, 2018 Our inspiration comes from the reading from Luke about the good Samaritan. This is one of the passages that the historical Jesus is credited with saying. Our guest, Paul Stevens, speaks to us about the importance of learning about the historical Jesus. The religion that Jesus taught is ...

What’s Driving You? ~ Mark 1: 9 -15

By | February 18th, 2018|sermons|

Given By Rev. Madison Shockley February 18, 2018 On this first Sunday in Lent, we reflect on our relationship with God. Our passage today is one of the foundations for this reflection on our faith journey.  It begins with Jesus coming to see John the Baptist preaching about repentance. Jesus is baptized.  Leading by example, Jesus ...

Have You Been To The Mountaintop, Lately~Mark 9: 2-8

By | February 11th, 2018|sermons|

Given By Rev. Madison Shockley February 11, 2018 Have you ever had a mountaintop experience? It is a moment in your spiritual life that is transcendent. Our reading today talks about that kind of moment for the disciples, Peter, James, and John. When Jesus's clothes become dazzlingly white, it offers the clue as to the ...

Has God Forgotten Us~Isaiah 40: 27-31

By | February 4th, 2018|sermons|

Given By Rev. Madison Shockley February 4, 2018 February is Black History Month. This is our inspiration for today's sermon. Few have a stronger case to ask if God has forgotten them than those of African descent. In America, slavery began in  1619. It continued for almost 250 years before being abolished. During this period, ...