Sermons

12-1-19 “Are You Ready for the Lord?”

December 1st, 2019 Matthew 24:36-44                      “Are You Ready for the Lord?” Today is the first Sunday of “Advent.” The word “Advent” is from “Adventus” in Latin, and it is translated to “Parousia” in Greek, which means “coming” or “arriving at.” Advent in the Christian calendar means “the season that is waiting for the Lord…

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11-24-19 “Restore the First Love in God”

November 24th, 2019 Deuteronomy 26:1-11                                “Restore the First Love in God” I would like to talk about “Thanksgiving.” As you may know better than me, Thanksgiving is one of the biggest holidays in the United States. The word “Thanksgiving” is a compound noun to be combined the two words, “thanks” and “giving.” That is,…

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11-17-19 “The Church Jesus Built”

November 17th November 17th, 2019. Luke 21:5-19.                                                             . “The Church Jesus Built” Let us pray: O Lord, thanks for lead us to the sanctuary for worship…

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11-3-19 “Because He too is a Son of Abraham”

November 3rd, 2019. Luke 19:1-10. “Because He too is a Son of Abraham” When I have seen the Halloween event and All Saints Day first in the USA, I was curious about them. They seemed to me that while the USA is a Christian country, the country encourages to celebrate all devils and to worship…

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10-27-19 “The Words, Saving People versus the Words, Killing People”

October 27th. October 27th, 2019. Luke 18:9-14. “The Words, Saving People versus the Words, Killing People” I would start with a story: A mother was invited to a meeting for parents of kindergarten. A teacher talked to the mother. “Your son could not stay on a seat even for three minutes because your son is…

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10-20-19 “Equip for Every Good Work”

October 20th. October 20th, 2019 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5 “Equip for Every Good Work”          How do you think about the Bible? Someone may think of it as the living Word of God. Someone may think of it as a collection of wise stories. Korean traditional believers think of the book of the Bible as the…

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10-13-19  2 Timothy 2:8-15

October 13th, 2019  Sermon by  Barbara Loomis  2 Timothy 2:8-15 Imagine Early Morning Prayer every day , even on Sunday at 5am.  I am not a Morning person, added to arriving the day before after a thirteen and a half hour flight. The first 15 minutes are hymns. When I say the first 15 minutes…

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10-6-19 “Guard the Good Treasure”

October 6 2019 October 6th, 2019 2 Timothy 1:1-14 “Guard the Good Treasure” Could you guess what the best treasure is in the world? What kind of image does come to your mind when you hear the word, “the best treasure?” You may think about a big pile of money; you may think about a…

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9-29-19 “Buy a Field of Hope”

September 29th September 29th, 2019 Jeremiah 32:1-15 “Buy a Field of Hope”         “Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.” Do you know who said this? There are arguments about who said this word because it is a too famous word. I trust…

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