Sermon – May 14, 2017

God Among Us Now by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. As you know, earlier we had a celebration of Baptism. Baptism is a sacrament, a sacrament being an outward and visible sign of the grace of God. But…

Sermon – May 7, 2017

They Did Not Understand by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo.   “Jesus used this figure of speech, this metaphor with the disciples. But they did not grasp, they did not understand what Jesus was trying to say to them.”…

Sermon – April 30, 2017

Explaining Scripture by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “They said to each other, ‘Were not our hearts burning within us while Jesus was talking to us on the road, explaining the Scripture to us?’” — Luke 24:32. In…

Sermon – April 23, 2017

Abba, God by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo.   “Blessed be Abba, God of our Savior, Jesus, the Christ, who with great mercy gave us a new birth: a birth into a living hope which draws its life…

Sermon – April 16, 2017

Fear and Trembling by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo.   “…Jesus said to them, ‘Do not be afraid; go and tell the disciples to go to Galilee; there they will see me.’” — Matthew 28:10 A vibrant early…

Sermon – April 2, 2017

The Spirit Bids Us by Rev.  Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “‘…I will put my Spirit within you, and you will live, you will return to life and I will settle you back on your own land; then you…

Sermon – March 26, 201`7

God Sight by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon online.   “The answer came: ‘The one they call Jesus made mud, spread it on my eyes, and told me to go to Siloam and wash. When I went and washed I…

Sermon – March 19, 2017

Saved by the Life of…. Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo.   “So, if we are reconciled to God through the death of Christ while we were still powerless, how much more certain it is that we who have…

Sermon – March 12, 2017

Vision by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf file of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Suddenly the disciples saw Moses and Elijah appear, talking with Jesus.” — Matthew 17:3. Bangor Seminary was known for training pastors because the school sent many students to small rural churches…

Sermon – March 5, 2017

Broken? by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “To sum this up, then: just as a single trespass, a single offense, brought condemnation to all, a single righteous act brought to all acquittal and, therefore, brought to all life.”…