An Ear Tingling Vision

Sermon from Sunday, January 14, 2024 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scripture: 1 Samuel 3:1-11, 19 Sermon Transcript Our lesson this morning comes from the third chapter of First Samuel, first Samuel Chapter three, verses one through 11, and then verse 19. Hear these words. Now, the boy, Samuel, was ministering to the Lord under Eli. And the word of the Lord was rare in those days. And visions were not widespread. at that time, Eli, whose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his room. The lamp of the Lord had not yet gone out, And Samuel was…
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Words Create Worlds

Sermon from Sunday, January 7, 2024 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scripture: Genesis 1:1-5 Sermon Transcript Our lesson this morning comes from the first chapter of the Book of Genesis. The first five verses of that chapter. Hear these words in the beginning, when God created the heavens and the Earth, the Earth was a formless void, and darkness covered the face of the deep while the wind from God swept over the face of the waters. Then God said, Let there be light. And there was light. And God saw that the light was good and God separated the light from the darkness. God called the light…
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Plerouma tou Chronou

Sermon from Sunday, December 31, 2023 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scripture: Galatians 4:4-7 Sermon Transcript So tonight, how many are you going to be watching Ryan Seacrest with Dick Clark's Rockin Eve? Who's Ryan Seacrest? And I looked at the the list of artists that were going to be the the artists de jour for Dick Clark's Rockin New Year's Eve celebration. I knew one artist, Ludacris. I realized suddenly I'm not cool anymore. I never was. But I definitely don't know. But the whole New Year's Eve thing and the dropping of the ball and everybody waiting for it, and the fireworks that will go off…
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The Side-Eye

https://youtu.be/cvhHeo4yiTY Sermon from Christmas Eve, 2023 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scirpture: Luke 1:26-38 Sermon Transcript Our lesson this evening comes from Luke's Gospel, the first chapter starting in the 26th verse. In the sixth month, the Angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth to a Virgin, engaged to a man whose name was Joseph of the House of David. The virgin's name was Mary. He came to her and said, Greetings favored one. The Lord is with you. But she was much perplexed by his words and pondered what sort of greeting this might be. The angel said to her, Do…
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The Fourth Magi

Sermon from Sunday, December 17, 2023 Speaker: Rev, Doug de Graffenried Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12 Sermon Transcript Our lesson this morning comes from the second chapter of Matthew's gospel, the first 12 verses of that chapter. Hear these words in the time of King Herod after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea. Wise men from the East came to Jerusalem asking, Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we have observed his star and its rising and have come to pay him homage. When King Herod heard this, he was frightened in all of Jerusalem with him and calling together all of…
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Whose Harvest?

Sermon from Sunday, November 26, 2023 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scripture: Matthew 25:31-46 Sermon Transcript Our lesson this morning comes from the 25th chapter of Matthew's gospel, starting in the 31st verse. Hear these words: When the son of man comes in his glory and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of His glory. All the nations will be gathered before him and he will separate people from one another As a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats, and he will put the sheep at his right hand and the goats at his left. Then the king will say to…
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Acts 29

Sermon from Sunday, November 5, 2023 Speaker: Rev. Doug de Graffenried Scripture: Acts 28:23-31 Sermon Transcript Transcript Coming Soon
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