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Sermon

Holy Enough to Save

October 27th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon preaches a sermon on Jeremiah 14, in which the sinful Israelites call out to God for help, and Luke 18, in which a tax collector cries out to God for mercy. The very God whose holiness reveals our sin is the only one holy enough to save us. The Good News is that, in Christ, he has.

Jeremiah 14, Luke 18

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Reasonable Faith (Part 8): Is the New Testament Reliable?

October 27th, 2019

Dr. Michael Nicholson continues his class on introductory apologetics, Reasonable Faith, with a discussion of the reliability of the New Testament. How sure can we be that the stories we have about Jesus are the ones that were originally written down? Or that they're actually true?

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2019 Stewardship Video #2

October 24th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon continues his teaching on stewardship with a look at 1 John 4:19. God's example of stewardship is to give overwhelmingly generously. Therefore, your money--which, like everything else you have, is his--is in its most natural state when it's being given away.

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Reasonable Faith (Part 7): Is the Old Testament Reliable?

October 20th, 2019

Dr. Michael Nicholson continues his class on introductory apologetics, Reasonable Faith, with a discussion of the reliability of the Old Testament. Looking at textual criticism, archaeology, and a number of other sources, Nicholson argues that, yes, the OT documents are trustworthy and can bear the weight of faith.

Sermon

The Wrestler

October 20th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon preaches a sermon on Genesis 32, in which Jacob wrestles with God. Jacob, who has been wrestling with people his whole life, trying to get a blessing, finally realizes that only God can give what he's wanted all along.

Genesis 32

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2019 Stewardship Video #1

October 17th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon shares his first teaching on stewardship of the 2019 Stewardship Campaign. This teaching is on 2 Corinthians 9:6-11, in which Paul talks to that church about their money, using seed as an illustration. The best thing to do with our money, says Paul, is to sow it in faith, in service of the proclamation of the Gospel.

2 Corinthians 9

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2019 Annual Meeting

October 13th, 2019

The 2019 Annual Meeting, which included the Rev. Nick Lannon's Rector's Report, a report from Senior Warden Micah Childs, and a presentation on the vision of Grace Church, membership at Grace, and stewardship of God's gifts.

Sermon

Comfort in Affliction

October 13th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon preaches a sermon on Luke 16:19-31, in which Jesus tells a parable about a rich man and a poor man named Lazarus, who end up in hell and heaven, respectively. What is the Good News for those of us who aren't sure our stewardship makes us righteous? It's that our righteousness is secured in the accomplishments of Christ. Faith in him is credited to us as righteousness.

Luke 16