Sermons

Delivered in a Neat and Tidy Package

January 14, 2018
14 Jan 2018

 

(Selections from Psalm 139, 1 Samuel 3, 1 Corinthians 6 and John 1)

By Rev. Jody Andrade

Most Christians can name their favorite Bible stories. Though it’s more comfortable to read and reread our best loved selections of scripture, true discipleship requires we read all of God’s Word to us.

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Let’s Start At The Very Beginning

January 7, 2018
07 Jan 2018

 

Baptism of the Lord Sunday

(Genesis 1:1-5 and Mark 1:9-11)

By Rev. Joy Fisher, church consultant for The Presbytery of Greater Atlanta

It’s a new year, a new beginning. An ideal time to remember our baptism and God’s claim on our lives.

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Living Out The Christmas Story

December 31, 2017
31 Dec 2017

 

First Sunday After Christmas

(Isaiah 61:10-62:3)

Part 1 by Rev. Andy Acton

(Luke 2:22-40)

Part II by Rev. Jennie Sankey

You might have those Christmas decoration almost packed away and are returning to your regular busy schedule and a brand new year. But Christmas is not over yet. There is more to learn and treasure about the birth of Jesus and the salvation God brings.

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It’s About Surrender

December 24, 2017
24 Dec 2017

 

Christmas Eve, 7 pm Candlelight Service

(Luke 2:1-20 and Matthew 2:7-12)

By Rev. Andy Acton

What can a animated Christmas special teach us about how we might approach the manger of the Christ-child? 

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Holy Interruptions

December 24, 2017
24 Dec 2017

 

Christmas Eve, 10 am Worship Service

(Luke 1:26-38)

By Rev. Jennie Sankey

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Christmas Checklist and Living The Light

December 17, 2017
17 Dec 2017

3rd Sunday of Advent

(Isaiah 61:1-4)

By Rev. Jody Andrade

(John 1:1-9, 19-28)

By Rev. Jennie Sankey

The prophet Isaiah and John the Baptist deliver messages that point us toward the light that is coming into the world. How will we be witnesses to it?

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Wait…What?

December 3, 2017
03 Dec 2017

1st Sunday of Advent

(Mark 13: 24-37)

By Rev. Jody Andrade

With the start of Advent, Christians once again begin our wait for Jesus. In this familiar season, how do we “wait well” and prepare for the unexpected?

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The Sheep of God’s Pasture

November 27, 2017
27 Nov 2017

 

Christ The King Sunday

(Ezekiel 34:11-16a, Matthew 25:31-40)

By Rev. Andy Acton

Even when a beloved pastor leaves the flock, the sovereign presence of Christ the Shepherd still calls the sheep to serve and minister to others.

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On Safari With God

November 20, 2017
20 Nov 2017

(I Kings 19:1-8)

By Rev. Dr. Jane Fahey, interim executive presbyter of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta

In the wilderness of change, God nourishes us (like Elijah) for a safari in which there will be exciting encounters to behold.

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Last One, Next One

November 13, 2017
13 Nov 2017

(2 Kings 2:1-12)

By Dr. Dave Fry

In the transfer of authority from Elijah to Elisha, we can learn much about the importance of going out and coming in.

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