Written Sermons

April 8, 2013

Job Well Done

Philippians 1:3-11 By Daniel Harrell Some things just take a long time to complete. Back in 1992 my wife Dawn decided she’d cross-stitch a Christmas present for her father who’s […]
April 2, 2013

To Believe Is To See

Luke 24:1-35 by Daniel Harrell As most of you know I spent a good portion of this Lent with members of our congregation on a wonderful pilgrimage to Israel. I’ve […]
March 27, 2013

The Tracks of God’s Tears

Luke 19:28-44 by Daniel Harrell The Palm Sunday outside Jerusalem is steeper than I thought it would be. Coming down off the Mount of Olives is a downhill run into […]
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 […]