Category Archives: Sermons

Sermon: The Hunt for (Red) Epiphany

I finally found the perfect Epiphany movie. The Hunt for the Red October. Why? Well, you have to listen in and find out. Yes, this is still about the wise men and King Herod. The story is still being played out today.

Sermon: Hope Will Carry Us Through

As we close out 2017 and enter 2018, what is the thing that will help us move forward? Hope. We hear about two people who had hope that carried them through. If they had hope against the odds, we can too.

Sermon: Christmas 2017: Peace on Earth

Can we believe what the angels say to the shepherds about peace. Warning, it may not say what you think it says. Also, there is a bonus track from our band of Pr. Ben’s favorite Christmas song. Merry Christmas!

Sermon: Holiday to-do List: Be the Light

When I was a kid my parents would drive us around and look at Christmas lights. As we re-make our holiday to list, let us resolve to do more than look at the lights, but to be the light in a dark world.

Sermon: Holiday To-Do List: Wrap Someone in Love

We continue remaking our holiday to-do list. If we are going to be fully present in someone’s life, we still need to wrap that presence in something. We wrap it in love. When do something else happens. LIsten in and find out what that is.

Sermon: Holiday To-Do List: Be Present

The season of Advent has begun and the countdown to Christimas is underway. Instead of buying too many presents, let us be fully present in the lives of others.

Sermon: Christ the King: I am a Goat

We end the church year with Christ the King Sunday. I talk about the parable of Jesus in Matthew 25 where the King separates the sheep people from the goat people. Which one are you? I think I am a goat. It may not be as bad as you might think.

Sermon: What is Beyond Our Gaze: Hell

This is the second of a 2 part sermon series on eternity. Today we hear a little bit about      H-E-Double Hockey Sticks. We have nothing to worry about as the children of God.

Sermon: What is Beyond Our Gaze: Heaven

As we approach the end of the church year in two weeks, Pr. Ben is taking a look at eternity today and next week. First up: Heaven. Listen in and hear about what the Bible says about Heaven.

Sermon: Want to be a Saint?

Today is All Saints Sunday and I spend some time explaining what a saint is and how we all can be saints. In the process, I confess to two crimes I committed while I was traveling. You don’t want to miss this confession.