2 Samuel

July 2021

Does God Need A House~2 Samuel 7: 1-14a

By | July 18th, 2021|sermons|

Given by Rev. Madison Shockley July 18, 2021 Today, we talk about housing. In the reading, David lives in a fine palace but the Ark of God stays in a tent. It felt wrong to David that God was homeless. The prophet, Nathan, has a message from God. God has been house-less for quite a ...

Dirty Dancing~2 Samuel 6: 1-5, 12b-19

By | July 11th, 2021|sermons|

Given by Rev. Madison Shockley July 11, 2021 Today our theme is dancing. Dance is the highest form of engagement. It involves your whole being, mind, heart, and body. King David heard of the blessings given by the Ark of the Covenant on the house of Obed-Edom. King David brought the Ark to the City of ...

August 2018

A Parable of Perilous Power~ 2 Samuel 11:26-12:9a

By | August 5th, 2018|sermons|

Given By Rev Madison Shockley on August 5 2018 The reading today is a powerful parable. The prophet, Nathan, came to King David to confront him on the taking of Bathsheba after murdering her husband. Nathan told David a parable then revealed that he was the man in the parable who has committed a horrendous ...

November 2017

The Porcine Qualities of Men (Men are Pigs)

By | November 5th, 2017|sermons|

https://vimeo.com/244172285 Given By Rev. Madison Shockley November 5, 2017 The recent cases of powerful men who are accused of sexual harassment and/or assault are increasing in the news this week. For every famous person who has come forward, there are millions of ordinary victims, both male and female. What is amazing is that upon hearing ...