Written Sermons

August 24, 2014

Church Fathers Starting with O: Origen

Romans 5:12-21 by Daniel Harrell Summertime sermons mean “Church Fathers” sermons, a seventeen year series focused on personalities whose faith and lives have shaped the Christianity we confess. As there […]
August 17, 2014

Church Fathers Starting with N: Reinhold Niebuhr

Romans 8:1-4 by Daniel Harrell This morning’s letter is sparse when it comes to Church Fathers and Mothers proper; there’s nobody to speak of from the earliest centuries of the […]
August 12, 2014

Isaac Newton

by Daniel Harrell Summertime means “Church Fathers,” so to speak, a sermon series now in its seventeenth season. I started lo these many years ago to focus annually on those […]
August 4, 2014

Not Me!

Mark 14:12-26 by Daniel Harrell The account of the Last Supper is familiar. It begins with the first day of the weeklong Feast of Unleavened Bread—commemorating Israel’s exodus from Egyptian […]
July 6, 2014

Start Here

Mark 12:28-34 by Daniel Harrell In this morning’s familiar passage, Jesus gets asked what amounts to one of a values clarification question. It’s not unlike being asked to name two […]
June 4, 2014

Fathers & Sins

1 Kings 11:41-12:17 by Daniel Harrell I heard a joke recently about a castaway stranded on this proverbial desert island twenty years before his rescuers finally found him. Astonished by […]
May 27, 2014

A Seal Upon My Heart

Song of Songs 1:2-4; 8:5-7 by Daniel Harrell Way back before Lent and Easter when I first began this series on the life and times of King Solomon, I got […]
May 12, 2014

Kings & Queens

1 Kings 10:1-9 by Daniel Harrell Living in New England meant occasionally tripping down to Newport, Rhode Island, to visit the picturesque mansions from America’s Guilded Age dotting the coastline. […]
May 7, 2014

When Things Go Wrong

1 Kings 8:22-30 by Daniel Harrell We take another look this Easter season into the life and times of King Solomon, who last Sunday escorted the Ark of the Covenant, […]
April 29, 2014

In The Thick of It

1 Kings 8:1-13 by Daniel Harrell If last Sunday was your first Sunday with us, welcome back. Though after hearing the Scripture this morning you may be thinking, seriously? More […]