Pastor David Bowman

Epiphany Sermon

Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12 By the books an epiphany is a moment of sudden revelation or insight.  An epiphany is that moment when everything clicks intro place and makes sense—the world takes on another view. This past year I’ve gotten back into the pool, swimming two or three times a week for exercise.  One of the …

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Advent 4 Sermon

Sermon Text: Matthew 1: 18-25 When I served in Somerset I had a colleague who always celebrated a Blue Christmas Service—a special Christmas worship designed for those who struggle with this holiday either because of grief or illness.  A Blue Christmas, because not everyone is merry this time of year.  I always wondered if they …

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Advent 3 Sermon

*Sermon text is Matthew 11: 2-11 I’m usually “happy go lucky” about weather, but in the winter I tend to check Accuweather a little more often, especially to see if weather will impact the weekend services.  As I checked things this week, I saw something of interest, something that made me groan—today’s sunrise: 7:29 AM.  …

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