October 30, 2016 Sermon — “What’s Your Favorite Color?”

Isaiah 40:1-11 Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. 2 Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to herthat she has served her term, that her penalty is paid,that she has received from the Lord’s hand double for all her sins. 3 A voice cries out:‘In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make…

Sermon of October 5, 2014–“Jesus: The Lamb of God”

Matthew 21:33-46 “Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a fence around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a watchtower. Then he leased it to tenants and went to another country.34When the harvest time had come, he sent his slaves to the tenants to collect his…

Weekly Update–August 30, 2013

Good morning friends and family of Emmanuel Church, Sunday morning will be celebration of The Lord’s Supper along with worship.  The lesson comes from Luke 14:7-14 and the sermon title is “The U.S. Open.”  The sermon will deal with issues of poverty and wealth, openness and hospitality.  A cookout will follow with hot dogs provided….

Sermon of September 16, 2012–“The Greatest Question”

Mark 8:27-38 8:27 Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?”  8:28 And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.”  8:29 He asked them, “But who do…

Weekly Update–August 31, 2012

Hello Friends at Emmanuel Church, First off, have a safe and happy holiday weekend. And for those to whom it applies, I hope everyone is having a good return to school. Sunday’s worship will be a service of Holy Communion. The sermon is from Mark 7 entitled: “The Greatest Revolution.” At the request of several…