An inclusive, justice-seeking church

Sermons by Rev. Roger Gench (Page 3)

A Home for Justice

First Lesson: Mark 1:1-8, Second Lesson: 2 Peter 3:8-15 John the Baptist Prepares the Way 1 The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah,[a] the Son of God,[b] 2 as it is written in Isaiah the prophet: “I will send my messenger ahead of you,     who will prepare your way”[c]— 3 “a voice of one calling…

Dynamic

First Lesson: Matthew 25:14-30, Second Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 The Parable of the Bags of Gold 14 “Again, it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted his wealth to them. 15 To one he gave five bags of gold, to another two bags, and to another one bag,[a] each…

“Give to God the Things that are God’s”

Frist Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10, Second Lesson: Matthew 22:15-22 1 Paul, Silas[a] and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace and peace to you. Thanksgiving for the Thessalonians’ Faith 2 We always thank God for all of you and continually mention you in our prayers.3 We remember before our God…

Stormy Seas

First Class: Psalm 85:8-13, Second Class: Matthew 14:22-33 Psalm 85:8-13 8 I will listen to what God the Lord says;     he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants—     but let them not turn to folly. 9 Surely his salvation is near those who fear him,     that his glory may dwell in our land. 10 Love and faithfulness meet together;…