Sermons by Doug Meyer (Page 2)

A Kingdom Worth Dying For

Matthew 11:2-6 2 When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples 3 to ask him, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?” 4 Jesus replied, “Go back and report to John what you hear and see:5 The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cleansed,…

God’s #1 Role Model

Matthew 18:1-4 The Greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven 18 At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who, then, is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” 2 He called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. 3 And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you…

God’s ‘Whoever’ Policy

so that whoever believes in him Dear Friends in Christ, I’d like to begin my sermon this morning with a little travel quiz about a country that most of you have probably never been to, and yet I’m sure you are still very familiar with some of its most famous tourist attractions.  And that country…

God’s Yes

Acts 10:34-43 34 Then Peter began to speak: “I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism 35 but accepts from every nation the one who fears him and does what is right. 36 You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, announcing the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all. 37 You…

GLIMPSES OF GRACE

A GOOD FRIDAY TENEBRAE SERVICE INTRODUCTION:  Good evening, and welcome to a very special time of worship, a time that will find us focusing upon some of the key characters in the story of Christ’s Passion and the roles that they played that fateful Friday so long ago.  As we examine these individuals and groups,…

Our Hyper Savior

2 Corinthians 5:21 21 God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. Dear Friends in Christ, It happens just about every time I go to the doctor. The nurse calls my name and leads me back to one of the examination rooms.…

The Only One and Only

his one and only Son THEME: “The Only One and Only”                                                  March 11, 2018 Dear Friends in Christ,                                                                       “his one and only Son” For years he was recognized as perhaps the greatest basketball player of all time.  His powerful slam dunks, his graceful ability to elevate and then hang in mid-air a few milliseconds longer…

Have You Been Plutoed?

“For God so loved the world.” Dear Friends in Christ, It happened on Aug. 24, 2006.  That was the day that a story hit the presses that had to have been one of the biggest news items to come out of the world of astronomy in a long time.  And it had to do with…

Hope for the Hard Heart

“For God so loved the world.” Dear Friends in Christ, I’m going to begin my sermon this morning with a very unusual quotation.  Here it is: “I saw a woman today who finally became as hard as wood all over.”  Those words were written by a French physician in 1692, the first clinical description of…

In a Class by Himself

Isaiah 46:9-10 9 Remember the former things, those of long ago;     I am God, and there is no other;     I am God, and there is none like me. 10 I make known the end from the beginning,     from ancient times, what is still to come. I say, ‘My purpose will stand,     and I will do all that I please.’…