Sermons: July 2015—Dec 2016

Sermons at Lakehurst United Methodist Church, July, 2015 to December, 2016

“Hurry Up and Wait”  James 5:7-10   Matthew 11:2-11    12/11/16

“On Earth As in Heaven”     Isaiah 11:1-10     Matthew 3:1-12     12/04/16
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“A Great Awakening”      Romans 13:11-14     11/27/16

“Humpty Dumpty and the King”     Luke 23:33-43     11/20/16

“No Greater Love”       Luke 21:5-19              11/13/16

“A Little While”     John 16:16-24     11/06/16

“Toxic Waste Management”       Luke 18:9-14     10/23/16

“I Approve This Message”    2 Timothy 2:8-15  Luke 17:11-19   10/09/16

“A Tiny Seed World”    2 Timothy 1:1-14  Luke 17:5-10   10/02/16

“The Check Engine Light”    Luke 16:19-31           09/25/16

“Jesus: the Real Deal”    1 Timothy 2:1-7   Luke 16:1-13   09/18/16

“Lost and Found”     Luke 15:1-10       09/11/16

“The Price of Grace”  Galatians 2:19-20  Luke 14:25-33  09/04/2016

“Belong Before Believe”   Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16   Luke 14:1, 7-14   08/28/16

“Jesus Drops the Mic”  Hebrews 12:18-29  Luke 13:10-17    08/21/16

“To Better Through Worse”    Hebrews 11:29–12:2  Luke 12:49-56    08/14/16

“The Light Beneath”   Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16   Matthew 14:22-33   08/07/16

“The Prayer Workout”   2 Chronicles 7:11-16   Colossians 3:1-11    07/31/16

“Crossing the Road for Another”         Luke 10:25-37         07/10/16

“The Spirit Sets Us Free”     Romans 8: 31-39                 07/03/16

“Fruit Loops”       Galatians 5:1, 13-25               06/26/16

“Restored and Refreshed”    1 Kings 19:1-15a                  06/19/16

“Life: Take Two”      Luke 7:11-17                            06/05/16

“Sacred Fire”    Acts 2:1-21    John 14:8-17, 25-27  Pentecost Sunday 05/15/16

“Motherhood and the Spirit”    Acts 16:16-34   John 16:16-24    05/08/16

“The Only Teacher of the Soul”       John 14: 23-29    05-01-16

“The Sign of a Christian”              John 13:31-35                          04/24/16

“Show and Tell”    John 10:22-30     Featuring Madeline Hilbert    04/17/16
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“The Wake-Up Call”       John 21:1-19     Acts 9:1-20       04/10/16

“Believing Is Seeing”     John 20:19-31    2nd Sunday in Easter    04/3/16

“Into the Emptiness”    Easter Sunday – John 20: 1-18    03/27/16

The Passion According to St. Luke, with Reflections         Palm Sunday         03/20/16

“Permanent Press”             Philippians 3:4b-14                  03/13/16

“Off the Hook”               Luke 15                     03-06-2016

“Fast Forward-Stop-Rewind” Part 3 of a 3 Part Series – “Rewind” Isa 55:6-9 02/28/16

“Fast Forward-Stop-Rewind” Part 2 of a 3 Part Series  – “Stop”   Psalm 23

“Fast Forward-Stop-Rewind” Part 1 of a 3 Part Series   – “Fast Forward”     02/14/16

“The Meaning of the Ashes”             Job 42:2-6           2/10/16

“Unfasten Your Safety Belts”   2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2   Luke 9:28-36   02/07/16

“Me and My Selfie”    Philippians 2:1-4  01/31/16

“Empty Pots and New Wine”    John 2:1-11   01/17/16

“My Gracious Redeemer” Luke 3:15-17, 21-22   01/10/16

“He Came to Stay”  Luke 1 and 2     12/25/15

“The Lord Is Near”  Philippians 4:4-7   Luke 3:7-18  12/13/15

“The Way of the Lord”   Philippians 1:3-11   Luke 3:1-6  12/06/15

“Abounding in Love” 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13  Luke 1:5-25   11/29/15

“The King and the Cross”  Revelations 1:4b-8   John 18:33-38a  11/22/15

“The Still Small Voice”   Hebrews 10:19-25   Mark 13:1-8   11/15/15

“Once and for All”  Hebrews 9:24-28   Mark 12:38-44   11/08/15

“Let It Begin with Me”   Ephesians 4:1-6   Mark 10:13-16   10/04/15

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“Spotlight on Your Blind Spot”    James 5:13-20  Mark 9:38-48  9/27/15

“Amazing Grace: My Chains Are Gone”   Lisa Pantelione 9/20/15

“My Way or the High Way”   James 3:13 – 4:3, 7-8a   Mark 9:30-37  9/20/15

Song in Remembrance of Sept. 11   Rich DeRick  9/13/15

“From the Pit to the Pedestal”   Genesis 37: 23-28; 39:2-3  John 15:12-13     9/13/15

“Belief Outside the Box”     Mark 7:24-37    9/6/15

Meditation on James 1:17-27 and a story by Thomas Dorsey    8/30/15

“You’re Going to Wear WHAT?”     Isaiah 59:16-17; 19     Ephesians 6:10-18     Luke 10:17-21     8/23/15

“A Melody in My Heart”     Ephesians 5:15-20     John 1:6-14     8/16/15

“So You Think You Can Love?”    Ephesians 4:1-3; 30-5:2     Luke 6:27-38       8/9/15

“Respond, Receive, Rejoice”     Ephesians 4:1-16     John 6:24-36     8/2/15

“Your Math or God’s?”     Ephesians 3:14-21      John 6:1-15     7/26/15

“Burn On or Burn Out”     Ephesians 2:13-14; 18-22     Mark 6:30-34; 53-56     7/19/15

“The Inheritance”    Ephesians 1:3-14     Mark 6:4-29     7/12/15

“The Faith That Makes Whole”    2 Corinthians 4:7-18     Mark 5:21-43     7/5/15