Sermons by Michael Feldmann

Deeper Than a Mother’s Love

Isaiah 66:12-14 12 For this is what the Lord says: “I will extend peace to her like a river,     and the wealth of nations like a flooding stream; you will nurse and be carried on her arm     and dandled on her knees. 13 As a mother comforts her child,     so will I comfort you;     and you will be comforted over Jerusalem.” 14 When you…

A God Who Rises

John 20:1-18 The Empty Tomb 20 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. 2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out…

Taking off the Gloves

Luke 20:1-19 The Authority of Jesus Questioned 20 One day as Jesus was teaching the people in the temple courts and proclaiming the good news, the chief priests and the teachers of the law, together with the elders, came up to him. 2 “Tell us by what authority you are doing these things,” they said. “Who gave you this authority?”…

Where’s the Fruit?

Luke 13:1-9 Repent or Perish 13 Now there were some present at that time who told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices. 2 Jesus answered, “Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans because they suffered this way? 3 I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will…

Popping the Bubble

Deuteronomy 26:5 5 Then you shall declare before the Lord your God: “My father was a wandering Aramean, and he went down into Egypt with a few people and lived there and became a great nation, powerful and numerous.             {Prayer} Living inside of a bubble is not very hard thing to do.  Now what exactly do I mean by that?  Well,…

I Am …

John 1:12 12 Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God—             {Prayer} When looking at that title up there on the screen … “I Am …”, what are some thoughts which come to mind?  Go ahead and say them out loud. Jesus…

You Want Me?

Isaiah 6:1-8 Isaiah’s Commission 6 In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord, high and exalted,seated on a throne; and the train of his robe filled the temple. 2 Above him were seraphim, each with six wings: With two wings they covered their faces, with two they covered their feet, and with two they were flying. 3 And they were calling to one another:…

We Are All in This Together

1 Corinthians 12:26-27 26 If one part suffers, every part suffers with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it. 27 Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it.             {Prayer} As my family and I were outside enjoying the snow a couple of weekends ago,…

From Age to Age the Same

Isaiah 46:1-4 Gods of Babylon 46 Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low;     their idols are borne by beasts of burden. The images that are carried about are burdensome,     a burden for the weary. 2 They stoop and bow down together;     unable to rescue the burden,     they themselves go off into captivity. 3 “Listen to me, you descendants of Jacob,     all the remnant of…

Sunday of Confusion???

Isaiah 65:17-25 New Heavens and a New Earth 17 “See, I will create     new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered,     nor will they come to mind. 18 But be glad and rejoice forever     in what I will create, for I will create Jerusalem to be a delight     and its people a joy. 19 I…