Sermons – 2016

Rev. Darryl R. Barrow

January 3 – “Making Things Normal Again”

January 10 – “Baptism: The Real New Year”

January 17 – “From Water to Wine: The First Sign”

January 24 – “First Words At Home: Moving the Margins (Part 1)”

January 31 – “First Words at Home Sweet Home – Not So Sweet (Part 2)”

February 7 – “Beyond the Ordinary: Launch Into Deep Waters, Deep Valleys”

February 14 – “What Does Love Look Like to You?”

February 21 – “Loving & Belonging”

February 28 – “God as the Gardener of Grace & Forgiveness”

March 6 – “What If God Were the Prodigal Son?”

March 13 (Confirmation Sunday) – “Pressing Forward”

March 20 (Palm Sunday) – “The Story of the Passion of Christ”

March 27 (Easter) – “It’s Easter Sun-Day of Days!”

April 3 – “Other Fish in the Sea”

          Guest Preacher: Dr. David Pliss

April 10 – “Fleas of Doubt, Fleas of Faith”

April 17 – “The Charge to Peter”

April 24 – “The Shift”

          Guest Speaker: Peggy Bermudez, Lay Leader

May 1 – “Presence… and Peace”

          Guest Preacher: Rev. James Pollard

May 8 – “Reclaiming Our Wesleyan Vitality: Susanna Wesley – Mother of Methodism”

May 22 – “Reclaiming Our Wesleyan Vitality: The Secret of Abundant Living”

May 29 – “Reclaiming Our Wesleyan Vitality: The Warmed Heart – The Need for Assurance”

June 5- “Do Not Weep”

June 12 – “Rejoice – Return to Joy!”

June 19 – “We’ve Come This Far By Faith”

June 26 – “Freedom”

       Guest Preacher: Peggy Bermudez, Lay Leader

 

Rev. Jim Pollard

July 3 – “New Wine, New Wineskins”

July 10 – “A New Authority?”

July 17 – “What Jesus Came to Do”

July 24 – “The Power of Small Beginnings”

July 31 – “The Spirited Community”

August 7 – “What Really Counts?”

August 14 – “Divided Loyalties?”

August 21 – “Are We There Yet?”

     Guest Preacher: Rev. Gail Lewis

August 28 – “Where to Sit?”

September 4 – “Shaped for Discipleship”

September 11 – “An Invitation to the Future”

September 18 – “Making Friends in All the Right Places”

September 25 – “From the Gate to the Chasm”

October 2 – “The Gift Within Us”

October 9 – “The Gift of Mercy”

October 16 – “The Persistent Widow”

October 23 – “The Moral Mirror of Prayer”

October 30 – “Above & Beyond”

November 6 – “Greater Than the Former”

November 13 (Children’s Sabbath) – “Are We There Yet?”

      Guest Speaker: Sandy Cumming

November 20 – “The Servant King”

November 27 – “Advent’s Urgent Message”

December 4 – “Vox Clamantis in Deserto”

December 11 – “Mary’s Song: John’s Question”

December 18 – “God’s Gift to the World”