Month: June 2018

God at the Theater: Treasure Island

Read Mathew 13:44-46, Exodus 33 here. Listen here:  Today we’re doing something a little different.  You’ve probably seen churches doing sermon series called “God at the Movies.”  Well, we’re not doing that.  We’re doing “God at the Theater,” taking a look at the story of a play or musical that’s being performed here and talking ...

Who Are You? The Great Quest

Read Matthew 5:6-12, Genesis 18:16-33 here Who knows who this is?  You may recognize him as the most interesting man in the world.  According to the TV commercials for the beverage he helped sell: He lives vicariously through himself. He once had an awkward moment, just to see how it feels. He is left-handed and ...

Who Are You? The Great Reality

Read Matthew 5:1-5 here [1] At a dinner for officers and their wives, the commanding general of a base delivered a seemingly endless speech. A young lieutenant grumbled to the woman sitting beside him, “What a pompous and unbearable old windbag that slob is!” The woman turned to him, her face red with rage. “Excuse me, ...

Who Are You? The Great Paradox [June 3, 2018]

This sermon was preached on Sunday, June 3, 2018 by Rev. Melissa Krabbe at UPC. Listen to the audio here: Read 2 Corinthians 4:5-12, Isaiah 43:1-4 here. Who are you?  Most of us would probably answer that question by saying, “I am . . . Melissa Krabbe.”  Which would be totally confusing because we can’t ...