Sermon Notes & Audio

Here you can listen to the weekly sermon as given during the Sunday worship services. The sermon audio is posted weekly following the worship services, while the sermon notes are often posted a few days in advance.

Sermon recordings are available as an iTunes podcast feed.

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Confirmation Presentation

March 17, 2013
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Psalm 103:17

The Confirmands make a presentation of their faith, using the Evangelical Catechism.

Sounds and Silence

March 10, 2013
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Matthew 26:57-75

Pastor Mark contrasts the sounds and silence of the night Jesus was betrayed. This message includes the early morning trial by the Sanhedrin and the Denial of Jesus. The sermon reveals three reminds from the silence, and three reminders from the sounds of the passion.

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Tide Riding

March 3, 2013
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Matthew 26:36-56

Pastor Mark adapts a sermon by Bruce Thielemann that had a huge impact on his life. This sermon, based on Jesus' interaction with his disciples in Gethsemane, encourages us to seize the opportunities God gives us to grow, for they may not come again.

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Restoration

February 24, 2013
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Matthew 26:17-35

We examine The Last Supper this week as we continue through the Lenten Season

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The Mandate for Pilgrimage

February 10, 2013
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Hebrews 12:1-3

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Imagine: Financial Freedom

February 3, 2013
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1 Timothy 6:3-10

This, the final sermon of the "Imagine" series, deals with the topic that was most on American's minds as they wrote their new year's resolutions for 2013: Financial Freedom. Pastor Mark gives an overview of biblical teaching on money, and emphasizes the importance of contentment in the life of a Christian.

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Imagine: Adjusting Your Life to God

January 27, 2013
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Exodus 3:1-14

Moses had to make major life adjustments to respond to God's call at the burning bush. In the same way, modern Christians are also called to make major adjustments as we respond to God's work in our world.

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Imagine: Making Friends for God

January 20, 2013
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Luke 16:1-15

This sermon tackles one of the most difficult parables in the Bible. The main point is not to highlight the dishonesty of the manager, but how he anticipated his future and made friends for himself. Pastor Mark encourages the members of St. Paul's that there is a way to "take their money with them to heaven." Listen to find the answer.

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Imagine: God at Work

January 13, 2013
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John 5:17,19-20

Pastor Mark points out that the best way to determine what God wants to do in the future is to determine where we see him at work in the present. He encourages us to follow the example of Jesus, who did what he saw his Father doing. He lists several ways God is working at St. Paul's at the present time.

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Imagine: What God Can Do

January 6, 2013
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