Sermons from September 2017

Sermons from September 2017

Food for the Poor

Rev. Hollie Ostlund from “food for the Poor” came to Good Shepherd and shared about the needs of the poor in the Caribbean region of our globe.

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…

Bishop George Sumner The Church and You

During his annual visit, our Bishop The Rt. Rev. George Sumner, preached about the changing nature of the church, and the very human aspect of God’s one holy catholic church. God still uses His church to accomplish his mission on the earth in spite of our human failings and foibles.

How to Live a Life of Integrity

In this sermon, Father Marc takes us to Psalm 26:1-8 to uncover the psalmist’s definition of living a life of integrity. He then ties in a New Testament teaching of Paul from Romans 12:9-12 that adds several other keys to integrity for the Christian. To live with integrity before God one has to know these seven Keys: Trusting Faithful Avoidance of Evil Thankful Worshipping Genuine Caring