Sermons

September 25, 2022 – Praying for the Powers

Jeremiah 29:1-7; 1 Timothy 2:1-7 September 25, 2022 Regarding the authorities and government of the world   In my time working in county government between church jobs a few years ago, I was on a committee that went regularly to the General Assembly of VA when...

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September 18, 2022 – When We Fail

Exodus 32: 7-14; 1 Timothy 1:12-17 (Romans 11) September 18, 2022 What do we do with our failures as people of God?   I thought I was going to be in decent shape today until yesterday as we were wrapping up our church tent’s presence at the Heart of VA festival,...

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September 11, 2022 – Our Whole Selves

2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-20a; 1 Corinthians 12:4-27 September 11, 2022 Giving our whole selves for God’s experience   Anyone here ever jumped out of an airplane?  And I am not talking about having such a bad flight that you were tempted to just jump out.  I’m thinking...

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September 4, 2022 – A Sensical God – Sixth Sense

1 Samuel 28:3-14; 2 Corinthians 12:1-10; (Galatians 5:16-26) September 4, 2022 Experiencing God beyond our senses   My first official church position was in a small, rural church just outside Lexington, VA.  It was a beautifully lovely place full of interesting...

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August 28, 2022 – A Sensical God – Smell

Genesis 8:20-22; Genesis 27:27-29; John 11:38-44; Mark 16:1-2 August 28, 2022 Experiencing God through our smell   Have you ever worn perfume or cologne? I am going to bet that maybe everyone out there has worn either perfume or cologne at least once in their...

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August 21, 2022 – A Sensical God – Taste

1 Samuel 14:24-30, 43-44; John 6:41-58 August 14, 2022 Experiencing God through our taste/eating   Here we are, again, friends in our journey though the senses and our God.  We have considered touch, sight, and hearing, and now we are into the next sense – the...

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July 31, 2022 – A Sensical God – Sight

Isaiah 6:1-5; Revelation 1:9-20 July 31, 2022 Experiencing God through our vision   Would it surprise you to hear that I believe God’s glory abounds?  I actually kind of surprise myself.  For the last year, I have been posting photos on our church Facebook page...

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July 24, 2022 – A Sensical God – Hearing

[Sorry, I do not have audio for this.] Sermon – A Sensical God - Hearing Joshua 6:1-21; I Corinthians 14:1-12  Farmville Presbyterian Church July 24, 2022 Experiencing God through our hearing   Ahoy, friends! No, this is not Pirate Pete coming to you across the...

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