Sermons on Epiphany

Cost of Discipleship

There was a man lived in a trying time. He devoted himself in service to God, imploring the church to maintain their faithfulness in spite of all that was going on. Dietrich Bonhoeffer was such a man, and this was his Cost of Discipleship. When Jesus called the Disciples, they left everything to follow Him.…

You Shall See Greater Things!

When Nathanael met Jesus face to face, he was not expecting an epiphany.  Yet Jesus knew him, and before Phillip called him, Jesus had seen Nathanael under the fig tree. As we are resting under our own personal fig trees today, He knows us and has great things in store for us, both now and…

Baptism (In)Justice

True justice means wrongs are called out and made right. Wasn’t Christ supposed to bring justice? On Judgement Day. Will justice will finally be served? What is the justice of baptism? Or is it an injustice? We deserve eternal punishment, but that’s not what we receive. Jesus is our substitute for our sin and misdeeds.…

Above and Beyond

In two sermons we see an end and a beginning… Moses gives one last sermon to give to his people before they cross over to the promised land. Jesus speaks to His disciples and the people on the mount. Jesus went above and beyond the law of God–inspiring perfection in His people and setting a…

What Kind of Light

Light is important for people for our physical health and survival. But what about our spiritual health and survival? The Light of our world is Jesus. The Light shines in the darkness and the darkness could not put it out. He shone for the people then and for you and for me today.