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Pressing on towards the goal

October 9, 2017 Bible Text: Matthew 21:33-46 | Matthew 21:33-46| The Parable of the Wicked Tenants ‘Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a fence around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a watch-tower. Then he leased it to tenants and went to another country. When…

Authority of Grace

October 3, 2017 Matthew 21:23-32 | The Authority of Jesus Questioned  When he entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, and said, ‘By what authority are you doing these things, and who gave you this authority?’ Jesus said to them, ‘I will also…

Grace is not fair wages

September 29, 2017 http://stmarksconshy.org/wp-content/uploads/sermons/2017/09/Sermon-9-24-17.wav Gospel: Matthew 20:1-16 Jesus tells a parable about God’s generosity, challenging the common assumption that God rewards people according to what they have earned or deserve. [Jesus said to the disciples:] 1“The kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard. 2After…

Forgiveness is our future etched in the wideness of God’s mercy

September 20, 2017 Bible Text: Matthew 18:21-35 | Forgiveness | Matthew 18:21-35 | Forgiveness  Then Peter came and said to him, ‘Lord, if another member of the church sins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times?’ Jesus said to him, ‘Not seven times, but, I tell you, seventy-seven times. The…

Living in Christian community

September 10, 2017 Bible Text: Matthew 18 | Jesus teaches us about living together in Christian community Download FilesMP3

Blessing of our Labors: Jesus’ job to save us

September 7, 2017 Bible Text: Matthew 16:21-28 | Download FilesMP3

Pop quiz: who do you say that I am?

August 27, 2017 Download FilesMP3

Jesus has an encounter with the “outsider”

August 20, 2017 Download FilesMP3

Weeds and Wheat

July 23, 2017 Vicar Lenny Duncan Download FilesMP3

Jesus was a terrible farmer

July 16, 2017   Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 The Parable of the Sower That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the lake. Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, while the whole crowd stood on the beach. And he told them many things…