Jesus: The One Who Sees

Posted on Jan 17, 2021 in Sermons | No Comments

This sermon comes from John 1:43-51, a passage about calling some of the first disciples. But it is about Jesus’ identity and YOUR identity. I hope you will hear and believe the truth spoken in this. ~Matt

Pandemic, Insurrection, Psalm 29, & Baptism

Posted on Jan 13, 2021 in Sermons | No Comments

On Sunday, January 10, 2021, the Church celebrated Baptism Sunday and read Psalm 29 (about God’s power over everything). And yet we are weary from a pandemic and just witnessed an insurrection at the US Capitol. Pastor Mary Beth helps us navigate how to read this kind of a Psalm in the midst of hard […]

Not As They Appear

Posted on Jan 3, 2021 in Sermons | No Comments

Pastor Mary Beth preaches from the Christmas/Epiphany story of the coming of the Magi, Matthew 2:1-12. Things are not as they appear. 

Christmas, God, and Boundaries

Posted on Dec 27, 2020 in Sermons | No Comments

Today is the third day of Christmas and the first Sunday of Christmas. Today Pastor Matt talks about boundaries, being close to God, following God, and where God is. The scriptures drawn upon are:  Isaiah 61:10-62:3 Psalm 148 Galatians 4:4-7 Luke 2:22-40

Mostly about Mary

Posted on Dec 20, 2020 in Sermons | No Comments

On this, the last Sunday of Advent, we focus the sermon on Mary, the Mother of God. How should we think of her? Should we give her honor? Devotion? Pastor Matt talks through these questions. The sermon is taken from Luke 1:26-38, 46-55. 

Making Light Truly Count

Posted on Dec 19, 2020 in Sermons | No Comments

Pastor Mary Beth preaches an Advent sermon from Psalm 126 – The One About Making Light Truly Count (preached on 12/13/2020). 

This IS the Gospel – Good News

Posted on Dec 6, 2020 in Sermons | No Comments

Pastor Matt talks through two texts today that define (and help us understand implications of) “The Gospel.” This was, for us, the fifth Sunday in Advent (second for most others) – our texts were Mark 1:1-8 and Isiah 40:1-11. 

The One About Prayer and Faithfulness

Posted on Oct 20, 2019 in Sermons | No Comments

In this sermon, Matt talks about what faithfulness looks like; including how we might pray when we are full of anger or doubt or both. 

The One About the One in Ten

Posted on Oct 16, 2019 in Sermons | No Comments

Mark Prellberg (a podcast listener himself) preaches a great sermon from Luke 17:11-19. 

The One About Imperfection

Posted on Oct 6, 2019 in Sermons | No Comments

House elves, hard work, discipleship, perfection, and imperfection – all that and more in this sermon my Matt Rundio, from Luke 17:5-10, on October 6, 2019.