Leaving Home Rev. Yat Michael, one of the two SSPEC pastors imprisoned in Sudan NOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware and with…

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Who Told You You Were Naked?  NOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware and with which the preacher is unconcerned. Audio: https://soundcloud.com/emsworthup/june-7-2015-10-14-23-am Genesis 3:8-15 They…

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Coming Undone Isaiah 6:1-8 In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord sitting on a throne, high and lofty; and the hem of his robe filled the temple. Seraphs were in attendance above him; each had six wings: with two they covered their faces, and with two they covered their feet, and…

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What Are You So Happy About?  NOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware and with which the preacher is unconcerned. Audio: https://soundcloud.com/emsworthup/may-17-2015-11-14-57-am Luke 24:44-53 Then…

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Best Friends Mark Shannon — Guest Preacher John 15:9-17 As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. I have said these things to you…

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Satisfied Psalm 103:1-5  Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and all that is within me,    bless his holy name. Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and do not forget all his benefits— who forgives all your iniquity,    who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the Pit,    who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy,…

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Not One Good Reason Sharing a meal with our PCUSA mission co-workers in Juba, South Sudan NOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware…

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Truth and Action NOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware and with which the preacher is unconcerned.  In today’s sermon, the preacher also…

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You Are the Witnesses https://soundcloud.com/emsworthup/april-19-2015-11-13-53-amNOTE: Sermons are aural events; they are meant to be heard, not read. The text below — which was not delivered exactly as written — may include errors not limited to spelling, grammar and punctuation of which the listener might be unaware and with which the preacher is unconcerned.Today’s sermon includes an update on…

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