Sermons from May 2016

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A Time And A Place

Ecclesiastes 3  I remember the important life lesson, “There’s a time and a place for everything.” I no longer recall the context in which I heard those words, but, they are nonetheless true! Solomon put it this way, “There is a time for every event under heaven.” How we view those times and events matters! […]

Go For The Gusto!

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Ecclesiastes 2  How many times have we heard something akin to “Go for the Gusto,” or “If it feels good, do it!” or “You only live once,” or Nike’s slogan, “Just do it”? Is life all about seeking whatever makes us feel good? Let’s see what “the Preacher” in Ecclesiastes says. Maybe “Go for the […]

What Matters In life?

What a messy world. Economics, politics, public health, private health, work. Add to the list as you wish. All are frustrating (well, at least sometimes); all are part of our world. Do you ever wonder, “What does it all matter?” The great thing is, there is an answer. The first part of the answer is […]

The Great Commission

What does “Stormin’ Norman” (General Norman Schwarzkopf), Desert Storm, and 1991 have in common with the church? Who said  “We are here to take over”? What does this have to do with “the hand the rocks the cradle, rules the world”? This Sunday we will be continuing the series “ BE THE CHURCH”. We will […]

Home Sweet Home

Hebrews 10:24-25  We lived for many years in Shreveport, Louisiana. I looked through the phone book once and counted 650 churches in the area. No exaggeration – 650! Of those, over half were part of one denomination. Have you ever wondered, what in the world is the purpose of the local church? And what is […]