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Sermon: September 17th, 2017

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September 17th, 2017 | The Rev. Rob Sturdy Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 14:5-12 In the final installment of our summer preaching series, we find Paul exhorting a church fallen prey to the sin of judgement and subsequent division. There is no room for judgement for ourselves or others in a church defined by the grace of God. […]

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Sermon: September 3rd, 2017

Sermon: September 3rd, 2017

September 3rd, 2017 | Mr. Jacob Graudin Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 12:1-8 Romans 12 marks Paul’s turn from doctrine, the story of the Gospel, to action, the call to believers to participate in God’s mission. Yet this turn is not a point of disconnect; Paul starts his ethical charge by grounding it in “the mercies of God,” […]

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Sermon: August 27th, 2017

Sermon: August 27th, 2017

August 27th, 2017 | The Rev. Patrick Schlabs Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 11:25-36 The end of Romans 11 describes a mystery of God’s will for his people Israel so beautiful and profound that Paul bursts forth into praise of God. What is this mystery, and what does is teach us about the riches of God’s mercy? Join […]

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Sermon: August 20th, 2017

Sermon: August 20th, 2017

August 20th, 2017 | Mr. Jacob Graudin Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 9:11-24 Romans 11 presents modern readers with a puzzling image: two olive trees, one’s branches being broken off and cast to the ground, the other’s branches grafted broken off and grafted to the first. What exactly do these trees, and the breaking off and grafting […]

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Sermon: August 13th, 2017

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August 13th, 2017 | Pastor Ryan Thompson Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 9:1-5 In Romans chapters 9 and 10, Paul explores the ramifications of the gospel for his Jewish kin. He wrestles with questions of God’s sovereignty and the means by which salvation is declared. Paul is passionate for his fellow Jews and seeks to declare the […]

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Sermon: August 6th, 2017

Sermon: August 6th, 2017

August 6th, 2017 | Mr. Matthew Lambert Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 8:31-39 In the conclusion to Romans 8, Paul delivers a rousing summation of our Christian freedoms and an powerful declaration of God’s radical love for us. In times of great trial, these words take on a new and vibrant life. Join vestry member, Matt Lambert, as he […]

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Sermon: July 30th, 2017

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July 30th, 2017 | The Rev. David Alwine Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 8:26-34 Romans 8 provides a moving account of the Holy Spirit’s action in the lives of believers. This description includes the unusual language of the Spirit “groaning” on our behalf. What does this say about God, and how does Spirit to “groan” for us? Join […]

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Sermon: July 23rd, 2017

Sermon: July 23rd, 2017

July 23rd, 2017 | The Rev. Patrick Schlabs Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 8:18-25 In Romans chapter 8, Paul explores life in the Spirit. The Spirit is given to God’s children to bring about new creation in their lives even while they live in a broken world. Paul shows the Spirit as the connection between the ‘already’ […]

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Sermon: July 16th, 2017

Sermon: July 16th, 2017

July 16th, 2017 | Mr. Jacob Graudin Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 8:7-17 The first half of Romans chapter 8 describes a new kind of existence for God’s people: life in the Spirit. What does it mean to live life in the Spirit? What does this life in the Spirit look like, and why does it so […]

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Sermon: July 9th, 2017

Sermon: July 9th, 2017

July 9th, 2017 | The Rev. Samuel Kennedy Romans: Saved for Mission Romans 7:21-8:6 We continue our Romans series with chapter 7. In this controversial and confusing passage, St Paul reflects on the struggle between flesh, law, and spirit. Listen as Samuel Kennedy unpacks this difficult chapter and concludes with the wonderful news of God’s word of pardon […]

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