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Sermons on Worship

A New Covenant

First Lesson: Isaiah 61:10-62:3, Second Lesson: Galatians 4:4-7 Isaiah 61:10-62 10 I delight greatly in the Lord;     my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation     and arrayed me in a robe of his righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest,     and as a bride adorns herself…

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…