"forgiveness" Tagged Sermons

"forgiveness" Tagged Sermons

How to Handle the Short End of the Stick

In this message, Father Marc addresses Jesus’ teaching on forgiveness. “70 times 7” means unlimited forgiveness is required from every Christian. Even when it seems we are getting the “short end of the stick,” we are called to forgive. Father Marc offered 5 steps to handling the short end of the stick. 1. Try to see God’s hand at work in every circumstance of life. 2. Accept what has happened to you without bitterness. 3. Forgive those who hurt you…

Overcoming Trial and Temptation

Drawing from the story of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness in the Gospel of Matthew, Fr. Marc offers insight into how believers can overcome temptation and patterns of sinful behavior.

Forgiveness

Have you ever had a tough time forgiving someone?  Does God really want you to forgive them?  Fr. Gary shares from his own experience as he challenges us in the lifelong act of bending our lives toward God.

One Angry Son

We often look at the story of the Prodigal Son from the perspective of the returning prodigal.  The story, however, does not end there.  The elder brother has a lesson to learn as well.  Fr. Marc encourages us to reflect on the motivation behind the elder brother’s anger and examine our own attitude and relationship with God.

Unconditional Love

Fr. Gary Hill visits Good Shepherd and shares a crucial message reminding us that God’s love has no strings attached.

Channeling Righteous Anger

In this sermon, Rev. Dr. Ashley Classen talks about the difficult topic of godly anger and forgiveness. He draws from his own experiences as a Vietnam veteran who lost close friends in battle and as a medical professional with a calling to heal the wounded.