Sermons


“Already, Not Yet – Becoming One Body” #3

September 24, 2017 | Romans 12:1-21

This is our last week focused on the theme of already—but not yet.   We are becoming mindful of the reality that, by the grace of God, the whole cosmos and we ourselves are in process of being made new, of being freed from the effects of sin, and creeping decay, and gradual death.   This morning, […]

Already, Not Yet – Part 2

September 17, 2017 | Romans 6:3-12

This is our second week focused on the “already-not yet” reality of creation’s existence and our own experience of this “already-not yet.”  Last week, we talked about the truth that the whole creation is groaning and we are groaning too.  We know that things are not all right.  There is brokenness, pain, and suffering around […]

Already, Not Yet – Part 1

September 10, 2017 | Romans 8:18-25

I don’t know about you, but I have been groaning a lot lately.  I have been groaning about the end of the summer and the press of a too-full fall schedule.  And I have been groaning over things happening in the United States over the last several weeks. The rearing of racism’s and anti-Semitism’s ugly […]