What do we hold on to?

This sermon comes from a story of Jesus’ early ministry (Mark 1:21-28) and 1 Corinthians 8:1-13. In the midst of possibly deconstructing many things we learned in church, what do we hold…

Kings and Cows

What does it look like to follow Jesus? What does a “call” mean? It might not be what we expect. This sermon is based on Mark 1:14-20 and the book of Jonah. 

Jesus: The One Who Sees

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…

Christmas, God, and Boundaries

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…

Mostly about Mary

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…

This IS the Gospel – Good News

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…