Written Sermons

March 20, 2013

How to Get It Through Your Head

Luke 16:19-31 by Daniel Harrell Hearing this parable about a super rich man and a desperately poor man unavoidably prompts a correlation to America’s current wealth inequality. One recent video […]
March 13, 2013

The Prodigal

Luke 15:11-32 by Daniel Harrell Most people recognize this parable of the Prodigal Son—prodigal from the Latin meaning irresponsibly extravagant. It is one of the most beloved stories in Scripture, […]
February 27, 2013

The Gorilla in the Room

By Danielle Jones, Luke 13:31-35 Good morning. It is the second week of Lent – a time for reflecting on Christ’s life, work, and death. We slow down this time […]
February 17, 2013

Lead Us Not Into Temptation

Luke 4:1-13 by Daniel Harrell I’m sure that some of you read my sermon title for this morning and thought, oh no. “Please tell me we are not changing the […]
February 14, 2013

Light Source

Revelation 21:22-22:5 by Daniel Harrell The end of this sermon series on light has been a long time coming, so it’s only appropriate that we should end it here with […]
February 7, 2013

Walk in the Light

1 John 1:1-10 by Daniel Harrell As I turn out the lights on my sermon series on light this Sunday and next, among the things I’m sad about going dark […]
January 29, 2013

Unapproachable Light

1 Timothy 6:11-16 by Daniel Harrell 1 Timothy, along with 2 Timothy and Titus, make up what are known as the “pastoral epistles.” Timothy and Titus were close associates of […]
January 23, 2013

The Come-to-Jesus Moment

Acts 22:6-10; 2 Corinthians 4:1-12 by Daniel Harrell If ever I’ve called you from my cell phone and you have Caller ID, you’ve likely seen my 617-Boston area code flash […]
January 15, 2013

Fire from Heaven

Luke 3:15-22 by Daniel Harrell Continuing in our seasons long theme of light in the Bible, we spent last Sunday on Epiphany and the star power that drew the Magi […]
January 8, 2013

Star of Wonder

Matthew 2:1-12 by Daniel Harrell For liturgical calendar watchers and church history enthusiasts, today ranks as the third most important Sunday of the church year, right after Easter and Pentecost. […]