OUR SERMONS

Real Righteousness St. Matthew 5:20 by William Klock Last week we looked at Matthew 5:17-19.  Jesus tells us there that he came not to abolish the Law, but to fulfil…
The Weeds of Anger Respectable Sins: Sermon Thirteen by William Klock Last week we looked at the sin of anger, but we can’t just leave things there – we need…
Fulfilling the Law St. Matthew 5:17-19 by William Klock So far in our study of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount we’ve covered his introduction.  In the Beatitudes he described the…

Anger

August 3, 2008
Anger Respectable Sins: Sermon Twelve by William Klock Nobody really likes anger, but the fact is that we all experience it.  We all get angry and we’ve all experienced being…
Light of the World St. Matthew 5:14-16 by William Klock Last week we looked at Part One of Jesus description of the Christ-follower as salt and light.  Last week we…
Impatience & Irritability Respectable Sins: Sermon Eleven by William Klock I’ve noticed over the years that the people I often esteem as models of mature Christianity – people who have…
Salt of the Earth St. Matthew 5:13 by William Klock Let’s begin this morning with a little review.  Two weeks ago we wrapped up the Beatitudes – the first part…

Where to from Here?

July 20, 2008

Lack of Self-Control Respectable Sins: Sermon Ten by William Klock In Proverbs 25:28 we read, “A man without self-control is like a city broken into and left without walls.”  Remember…
Blessed are those Persecuted for Righteousness’ Sake St. Matthew 5:10-12 by William Klock As we come to the last of the Beatitudes this week I think it's appropriate that we sum…
Selfishness Respectable Sins: Sermon Nine by William Klock What do we make of the fact that so many of the great men and women of the faith have had their…
Blessed are the Peacemakers St. Matthew 5:9 by William Klock In Matthew 5:9, Jesus tells us: Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God. And in…

Pride

June 29, 2008
Pride Respectable Sins: Sermon Eight by William Klock If we looked at all the characters in the New Testament, I think that maybe the most repugnant to us would be…
Blessed are the Pure in Heart St. Matthew 5:8 by William Klock Jesus gives us our next Beatitude in Matthew 5:8: Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall…
Unthankfulness Respectable Sins: Sermon Seven by William Klock St. Luke tells us that as Jesus was making his final trip to Jerusalem – the trip that eventually led him to…
Blessed are the Merciful St. Matthew 5:7 by William Klock St. Paul wrote to the Church at Corinth: I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live,…
Discontentment Respectable Sins: Sermon Six by William Klock Tonight I want to begin by reading what I think is probably a pretty familiar story to most of you: There was…
Blessed are Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness St. Matthew 5:6 by William Klock I wonder how many here have really ever experienced dire hunger.  A few here are…
Anxiety & Frustration Respectable Sins: Sermon Five by William Klock Life is full of difficulties.  Cars and computers and refrigerators die.  Water heaters explode.  Planes and ferries run late.  And…