SERMONS

Missed a Sunday? Or perhaps you would like to listen to a particular sermon again?   Please use the links below to listen to an audio file and/or read sermon text.  This page contains links for the most recent three months. For earlier dates, please visit our PHPC Sermon Archive in Google Drive.

December 1, 2019

Rev. Susan L. Haynes

Scripture: Matthew 24: 36-44

“What Can’t Wait – Hope”

This passage from Matthew is about the second Advent of Christ…the second coming of Christ. It is not a passage of fear. It encourages action rather than apathy, hope rather than anxiety.

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November 24, 2019

Rev. Jennie Sankey

Scripture: Psalm 46; Colossians 1: 11-20

“Telling Time at Church”

A walk through the seasons of the church year as we celebrate Christ the King Sunday.

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November 17, 2019

Rev. Susan L. Haynes

Scripture: Isaiah 65: 17-25

“Utopia? No. Transformation? Yes!”

How can we be a part of the transformation God intends? One way is to follow the pattern of mercy Christ showed us.

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November 10, 2019

Rev. Susan L. Haynes
Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5; 13-17

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October 13, 2019

Rev. Jody Andrade
Scripture: 2 Kings 5:9-15c; Luke 17:11-19

What is the difference between being healed and being made well? Does your relationship with Christ go more than skin deep?

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October 6, 2019

Rev. Jennie Sankey
Scripture: 2 Timothy 1:1-14; Habakkuk 2:1-4
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September 29, 2019

Rev. Paul T. Roberts, Sr.
Scripture: Jeremiah 32:1-3; 6-15

In the time of Jeremiah, Jerusalem was under siege. And yet God demands him to do something unlikely: invest in a field. Generations later, God calls us to be stewards of his creation. With God’s help, we can bring renewed life to any situation.

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September 22, 2019

Rev. Jody Andrade
Scripture: Luke 16:1-14

Can wealth buy certainty?

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September 15, 2019

Rev. Jennie Sankey
Scripture: Luke 15:1-10

While the parables of the “Lost Sheep” and the “Lost Coin” feature things that are lost, they are really about the One who finds them. God is like a shepherd who will seek the one missing sheep and God is like a women who turns her house over looking for a lost coin. When we build our lives around the good news of being found by God, joy overflows.

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September 8, 2019

Rev. Jody Andrade
Scripture: Philemon 1:1-21

Society teaches us that when we get things, we get joy. Christ says just the opposite: it is only when we give ourselves away that we can live fully.

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September 1, 2019

Rev. Jody Andrade
Scripture: Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16,  Jeremiah 2:4-13

Because “all y’all” are made in God’s image, no one is excluded from drinking deeply from the fountain of life.

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