OUR SERMONS

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…
Blessed are the Meek St. Matthew 5:5 by William Klock As we've been looking at the first of the Beatitudes, I hope you've seen that these are all connected.  As…
Ungodliness Respectable Sins: Sermon Four by William Klock The Old Testament prophet Joel, looked at the fallen nation of Israel and asked, “Why should they say among the people, ‘Where…
Blessed are those Who Mourn St. Matthew 5:4 by William Klock Have you ever seen sin in someone else and taken a superior attitude, knowing that that sin wasn't in…
Directions for Dealing with Sin Respectable Sins: Sermon Three by William Klock Last week Alexandra got a nice big whiteboard for her birthday, and with it she also got an…
Blessed are the Poor in Spirit St. Matthew 5:3 by William Klock I want to start this morning by jumping straight into our text and reading the first part of…
The Good News Respectable Sins: Sermon Two by William Klock I’m wondering if any of you have seen the recent movie, Amazing Grace, about the life of William Wilberforce.  If you’ve…
The Sermon on the Mount: An Introduction St. Matthew 5-7 by William Klock We’ve now had flyers around the church for a few weeks noting that today we’re starting a…