Sermons tagged: Lift High The Cross

March 30, 2015

John 12: 2-11 “Lift High the Cross”

John 12: 1-11 “Lift High the Cross”  Rev. Vicki Loflin Johnson Out of love and gratitude, Mary of Bethany offers hospitality to her friend just before he enters Jerusalem for the last time. Unwittingly, she prepares Jesus for burial. God transformed her simple act of devotion and beauty into a symbol for all of us…

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March 23, 2015

John 12:22-30 “Lift High The Cross”

John 12:22-30 “Lift High The Cross”  Rev. Vicki Lofton Johnson The call of Easter is not just to new life–but to surrender, to loss of life that we control and manage, and to rebirth into a life that is attuned to God.  We, almost by instinct, look for every opportunity to not surrender and die…

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March 16, 2015

John 3:14-21 “Lift High The Cross”

John 3:14-21 “Lift High The Cross”  Rev. Todd Watson As we continue into our Lenten season, I am called to remind us of what Lent is about. Lent is the time, when we as a church are reminded of our own sinful nature and humanity. It is a time when we remember that we will return…

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March 9, 2015

I Corinthians 1: 18-31 “Lift High the Cross”

I Corinthians 1: 18-31    “Lift High the Cross”  Rev. Vicki Hughes We make assumptions about how God works in the world.  We look for God’s presence when there is victory–when my team wins, when my loved one gets well, when I achieve personal success.  The apostle Paul says we are looking for God in all…

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