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December 06, 2017
Because God Is Merciful
Before we retired a couple of years ago and moved to Oklahoma, we attended St....
August 17, 2015
Walking away & walking it back
Another good sermon yesterday from Pastor Douthwaite on the third week the Gospel lesson has...
August 13, 2015
The Bread of Life
Pastor Douthwaite's sermon last Sunday was based on the reading from John 6, in which...
July 30, 2015
Jesus walking on the water
We had a great sermon last Sunday on Jesus walking on the water (Mark 6:45-56),...
June 26, 2015
“Don’t you care that we are perishing?”
More great teaching and Biblical application from Pastor Douthwaite, preaching on Mark 4:35-41, about the...
June 18, 2015
The Kingdom of God is like a seed
With all of the stories about the alleged decline of Christianity, it was encouraging to...
May 01, 2015
David, Jesus, and the 23rd Psalm
Last Sunday was the day in the church year when the regular round of Bible...
March 25, 2015
Drinking His cup, being baptized with His baptism
Our sermon for the beginning of Passiontide was Mark 10:32-45, the passage about James and...
March 19, 2015
“We loathe this worthless food”
Last Sunday one of our Scripture readings was about the children of Israel complaining in...
January 22, 2015
Can anything good come out of Nazareth?
Today is the March for Life, a day to protest the Roe v. Wade decision,...
January 09, 2015
The offering Christ wants from us
The Wise Men gave Christ gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. What gift do you...
January 08, 2015
Your Bethlehem; your manger
More from Pastor Douthwaite's Epiphany Sunday sermon, which pointed out that the Wise Men were...
January 07, 2015
Seeing with the eyes of faith
Like the Wise Men, Pastor Douthwaite last Sunday opened up treasures. Not gold, frankincense, and...
December 09, 2014
John the Baptizer
The great figure of Advent is John the Baptist. We think of him as that...
November 20, 2014
Legalism vs. Antinomianism vs. knowing the Master
Last Sunday our pastor preached on the dangers of falling into either of the two...
November 05, 2014
Blessed vs. Successful
If only the Kansas City Royals would have hit it out of the park as...
October 29, 2014
Bondage vs. Freedom
Our pastor said that each one of us is a "filthy, rotten, putrid, maggot-infested cesspool...
October 15, 2014
Invitation to the Feast
The New Testament reading for last Sunday was the parable about the king's invitations to...
September 23, 2014
Caution: Intense Law & intense Gospel
Sunday was the commemoration of St. Matthew. In the Gospel lesson, Matthew tells about how...
September 18, 2014
Finding the true Cross
Last Sunday was Holy Cross Day, an ancient celebration that originally commemorated St. Helena (Constantine's...
August 19, 2014
When life contradicts God’s Word
Last Sunday, the sermon was about that puzzling passage in which Jesus seems at first...
August 07, 2014
Being practical vs. having compassion
Last Sunday's sermon was a great take on the feeding of the five thousand. Pastor...
August 06, 2014
You are the pearl of great price
Two Sundays ago, the sermon was on these parables from Matthew 13: 44 “The kingdom...
June 25, 2014
Freedom vs. slavery
In church last Sunday, Pastor Douthwaite's sermon dealt with the question St. Paul raises, Are...
June 05, 2014
The apostolic loser
Last Sunday, our pastor preached on the text about the apostles' lottery for who would...
April 22, 2014
“With fear and great joy”
When the Angel of the empty tomb appeared to the Roman guards, those courageous battle-hardened...
April 15, 2014
What the Bible is all about
On Sunday we read the entire Passion narrative from Matthew 26-27. Read what our pastor...
March 20, 2014
Creation and the new creation
In last Sunday's sermon on the dialog between Nicodemus and Jesus (John 3), our pastor...
March 12, 2014
Temptation to a false good
The Old Testament reading for the first Sunday of Lent was about Satan's successful temptation...
February 27, 2014
How to see what is invisible
The final gem I want to share with you from last Sunday's sermon at our...
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