“Where’s the Lord?” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune

Listen to the sermon from Sunday, August 28, 2016 titled “Where’s the Lord?” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune.     Jeremiah is known as “the weeping prophet” because of his self-reflective laments anticipating modern psychotherapy.  But in our passage today, it is God who is whining and weeping.  “What wrong...

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“Habits” by Rev. Stephanie Cooper

  Listen to the sermon from Sunday, August 7, 2016 titled “Habits” by Rev. Stephanie Cooper.   Aristotle once said, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” Excellence is not a single act, but a habit that we create.   And some habits...

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“God’s Inner Conflict” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune

Listen to the sermon from Sunday, July 31, 2016 titled “God’s Inner Conflict” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune.   Some years ago in a children’s sermon Gina asked the children to describe God as she drew a picture on a dry erase board.  An impossible task, of course, which was...

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“Confusion or Community?” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune

Listen to the sermon from Sunday, May 15, 2016 titled “Confusion or Community?” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune.   Today we celebrate Pentecost when the Spirit came upon the disciples and created the church.  God’s invisible abiding presence, which we call “the Holy Spirit” was symbolized from early rabbinic times...

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