OUR SERMONS

Obedience–Not Victory Pursuing Holiness – Sermon 7 by William Klock As we’ve been talking about holiness, the focus of the last couple of sermons has been on the ways in…
The Nominal Christian St. Matthew 7:21-23 by William Klock I want to continue this morning with the final verses of the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 7.  This whole…
Help for the Battle Pursuing Holiness – Sermon 7 by William Klock A quick recap to jog your memories.  A month ago we looked at the fact that God has…
Beware Wolves in Sheep's Clothing St. Matthew 7:15-20 by William Klock Anyone here remember “Mr. Yuck”?  When I was in school they’d send us home with these, so that mom…
The Need for Decision St. Matthew 7:13-14 by William Klock This morning I wan to turn us back to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount.  We’re in the home stretch.  The…
Therefore Let Us Keep the Feast Colossians 3:1-4, 1Corinthians 5:6-8, and St. John 20:1-10 by William Klock In our Gospel lesson this morning we read St. John's account of that…
Resurrection Results Romans 6:3-11 by William Klock We started this past Sunday a journey, as we walked into Jerusalem with the disciples of Jesus.  We walked next to him, waving…
The Perfect Sacrifice Hebrews 10:1-25 by William Klock As we make our way through Holy Week, there’s a sense in which we do so with Jesus’ disciples.  Last night we…
The Body and the Blood 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 by William Klock The Thursday before Easter is an anniversary.  Each year as we prepare to commemorate Christ’s Resurrection, we first commemorate…
Our Humble Lord Zechariah 9:9 & Philippians 2:5-11 by William Klock St. Matthew’s account of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem takes us back to Prophet Zechariah’s oracle of judgment against the…
The Battle for Holiness Pursuing Holiness – Sermon 6 by William Klock Last time we were together we looked at how, through our union with Christ, we’re delivered from the…
Our Great High Priest Isaiah 1:10-20 & Hebrews 9:11-15 by William Klock As you went about your daily business this week, did any of you happen to touch anything disgusting? …
God's Straightedge St. Matthew 7:12 by William Klock Today we come to Matthew 7:12 and what might well be the most popular saying of Jesus – at least after “Judge…
Dead to Sin Pursuing Holiness – Sermon 5 by William Klock This morning I talked about the fact that God doesn’t just save us to that we can be saved. …
Our Gracious Father St. Matthew 7:7-11 by William Klock One of my good friends in University was there to follow in his father’s footsteps as an engineer.  In fact, his…

The Holiness of Christ Pursuing Holiness – Sermon 4 by William Klock The last time we were together to look at this subject of pursuing holiness, you’ll remember that one…
Pursuing the Holy by William Klock We aren’t using it tonight, but I’d like to read you a short quote from the Ash Wednesday liturgy in our Prayer Book. “It…

Open Our Eyes

February 22, 2009

Don't Feed the Bears St. Matthew 7:6 by William Klock In the late 1940’s until 1955 my grandfather was a California State Park ranger.  My mom’s family lived at places…