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, March 11, 2018 "Saved BY grace THROUGH faith FOR good works"

ESV Ephesians 2:8 "For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them."


Sunday, February 25, 2018 "Jesus Gets Angry"

ESV John 2:15 "And making a whip of cords, he drove them all out of the temple, with the sheep and oxen. And he poured out the coins of the money-changers and overturned their tables. And he told those who sold the pigeons, 'Take these things away; do not make my Father's house a house of iniquity.'"


Wednesday, February 21, 2018 "The 2nd Commandment"

ESV Exodus 20:7 "You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain, for the LORD will not hold him guiltless who takes his name in vain."


Sunday, February 18, 2018 "Temptations and Trials"

ESV Mark 1:12 "The Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness. 13 And he was in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by Satan. And he was with the wild animals, and the angels were ministering to him."


Ash Wednesday, February 14, 2018 "Reconciled"

ESV 2 Corinthians 5:20 "Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God. 21 For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God."

Sunday, February 11, 2018 "Prepared for His Passion"

ESV Mark 9:7 "And a cloud overshadowed them, and a voice came out of the cloud, 'This is my beloved Son; listen to him.'"


Sunday, February 4, 2018 "God Raises the Weary"

ESV Isaiah 40:31 "But they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint."


Sunday, January 28, 2018 "Jesus Taught with Authority"

ESV Mark 1:21 "And they went into Capernaum, and immediately on the Sabbath he entered the synagogue and was teaching. And they were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one who had authority, and not as the scribes."


Sunday, January 14, 2018 "Follow Me"

ESV John 1:43 "The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, 'Follow me.'"


Sunday, January 7, 2018 "Baptized Into Christ"

ESV Mark 1:9 "In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. And when he came up out of the water, immediately he saw the heavens opening and the Spirit descending on him like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, 'You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.'"