Sermons

Pastor Carlson prepares and delivers a message at each worship service. Sermons are usually based on one of the Scripture readings for the day and connects with the season of the church year. The sermons on this page have been saved for viewing on YouTube.

Sunday, August 6, 2017 - "The Lavish Feast"

ESV Isaiah 55:1 "Come, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. 2 Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy? Listen diligently to me, and eat what is good, and delight yourselves in rich food. 3 Incline your ear, and come to me; hear, that your soul may live."


 

Sunday, July 30, 2017 - "Does anyone care?"

ESV Romans 8:28 "And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose."


 

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - "There is no other God"

ESV Isaiah 44:6 "Thus says the LORD, the King of Israel and his Redeemer, the LORD of hosts: "I am the first and I am the last; besides me there is no god."


 

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - "Water and Word" - Isaiah 55: 10-11

"For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven and do not return there but water the earth, making it bring forth and sprout, giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater, 11 so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it."


 

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - "Rest for the Weary" - Matthew 11:28


 

Sunday, July 2, 2017 - "Finding our Life in Jesus" - Matthew 10:39

"Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it."

 

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - "Slaves of Righteousness" - Romans 6: 15-16

"What then? Are we to sin because we are not under law but under grace? By no means! Do you not know that if you present yourselves to anyone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?"


 

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - "Grace Overflows" - Romans 5:15

Through one man (Adam) came sin and death. Through one God/Man (Jesus) comes forgiveness and eternal life.


 

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - Trinity Sunday

Rev. Dennis Morner, guest preacher

 


 

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - "Word and Spirit" - Acts 2: 1-4

We think of word as simply a means of communicating. The Bible presents the word as creating and becoming incarnate in the person of Jesus Christ. God's word is active and powerful.