Sermons from June 2019

Fasting and the Restless Heart (Habakkuk 3:17-18)

Habakkuk 3:17-18 (ESV) Habakkuk Rejoices in the Lord 17 Though the fig tree should not blossom,    nor fruit be on the vines,the produce of the olive fail    and the fields yield no food,the flock be cut off from the fold    and there be no herd in the stalls,18 yet I will rejoice in the Lord;    I will take joy in the God of…

Fasting to Be Seen (Matthew 6:16-18)

Matthew 6:16-18 (ESV) 16 “And when you fast, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites, for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. 17 But when you fast, anoint your head and wash your face, 18 that your fasting may not be seen by others but by your…

Fathers Change the World (Proverbs 20:4-7)

Proverbs 20:4-7 (ESV) 4 The sluggard does not plow in the autumn;    he will seek at harvest and have nothing.5 The purpose in a man’s heart is like deep water,    but a man of understanding will draw it out.6 Many a man proclaims his own steadfast love,    but a faithful man who can find?7 The righteous who walks in his integrity—    blessed are his children after him!

Jesus’ Foot Washing (John 13:1-17)

John 13:1-17 English Standard Version (ESV) Jesus Washes the Disciples’ Feet 13 Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2 During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas…

Jesus’ Amazing Claims (John 12:44-50)

John 12:44-50 (ESV) Jesus Came to Save the World 44 And Jesus cried out and said, “Whoever believes in me, believes not in me but in him who sent me. 45 And whoever sees me sees him who sent me. 46 I have come into the world as light, so that whoever believes in me may not remain in darkness. 47 If anyone hears my words and…