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Sermon

The God Who Speaks

January 20th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon talks about tossing virgins into volcanoes and getting eaten by a grizzly bear. Also, he shares the Good News about a God who does not hesitate to speak to us, and the better news that Jesus Christ is his Word for you.

1 Corinthians 12, John 2

Sermon

A Life Good Enough

January 13th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon talks about a dying man's burden, Tom Hanks' heavy yoke, and director Kenneth Lonergan's hopeless world. We also celebrated Good News: Jesus' finished work for a worn-out world.

Matthew 11:25-30

Sermon

That A-Ha Moment

January 6th, 2019

The Rev. Nick Lannon shares earth-shattering, life forever-changing news that God came into the world pouring out grace for sinners.

Matthew 2:1-12

Sermon

God's Final Word

December 30th, 2018

The Rev. Nick Lannon explores the great hidden genre of evil Santa Claus horror films, imagines Jesus coming with a flame-thrower, and announces that God's word of grace overcomes (every time) his word of demand.

John 1:1-18

Sermon

That One Guy

December 24th, 2018

The Rev. Nick Lannon's Christmas Eve sermon, in which he tells Madonna's story (the other one), lauds Homer Simpson, Biblical interpreter, and announces once more the finished work of Christ for a worn-out world. Merry Christmas!

Luke 2:1-14

Sermon

A Joy to Sinful People

December 23rd, 2018

The Rev. Nick Lannon preaches a sermon on Matthew 1:18-25, in which an angel appears to Joseph to comfort him about the birth of Jesus. Jesus, it turns out, can always be found where there is discomfort, failure, and sin.

Matthew 1:18-25

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Happy Advent, You Brood of Vipers!

December 16th, 2018

The Rev. Nick Lannon preaches a sermon on Luke 3:7-18 in which John the Baptist tells the people to prepare for the coming of God. His advice? Be good. But when Jesus comes, he does things a little bit differently.

Luke 3:7-18

Sermon

Soap And Fire

December 9th, 2018

The Rev. Nick Lannon begs his congregation to love him, describes the process of making soap, and reassures you that, though this life leaves awful scars, Christ's scarred hands and side have interceded for you.

Malachi 3:1-4