New Year New Challenges
Tragedy. Loss. Trial. Suffering. Difficulty. When these words define our lives, we must remember two vital truths.
The word “test” doesn’t have the most positive associations in the English language, even though it is technically neutral. It can refer to a formal exam given by an instructor or a task from someone genuinely seeking to discover some truth—a test of strength or testing a hypothesis. It can also refer…
13 But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope. 14 For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him. 15 For this we say unto you by the word of…
As we continue our Believe series, we come to the topic of Peace. Peace - it’s something we all want. We want peace of mind - peace in our lives, homes, nation, world. Every Miss America contestant wants world peace. We want peace, yet, we rarely experience it - there is always something that interferes…
Pentecost - Holy Trinity Sunday
Rev. James Harris • Sermon • • 17 views
Goal: That the hearer gather strengh and comfort from knowing they belong to the Kingdom of God, protected and strengthened by the Holy Trinity.
“Comfort, comfort my people says your God” ( Is 40:1 ). These words from the 40th chapter of Isaiah mark the beginning of a major shift in Isaiah’s message. In the previous chapter, Isaiah had proclaimed the judgment of the LORD against sin. Because of idolatry, Jerusalem, the holy city, would fall.…