Sermons by Rev. Jason Wahlstrom

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July 26, 2020 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost “Peace-Full”

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FIRST READING           Isaiah 9:6-7 6 For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. 7 His authority shall grow continually, and there shall be endless peace for the throne of David and his […]

July 12, 2020 Sixth Sunday after Pentecost “Hope-Full”

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FIRST READING         Isaiah 40:28-31 28 Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God,  the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. 29 He gives power to the faint, and strengthens the powerless. 30 Even youths will faint and be weary,   and the young will fall exhausted; 31 but those […]

May 24, 2020 Seventh Sunday of Easter “He Lives in You”

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FIRST READING        Acts 1:6-14 Today’s reading is part of the introduction to the narrative of the outpouring of the Spirit on Pentecost. These verses tell of the risen Lord’s conversation with his disciples on the eve of his ascension, in which he promises that they will receive the power of the Holy Spirit. 6 So when […]

May 17, 2020 Sixth Sunday of Easter “Spirit of Accompaniment”

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FIRST READING      Acts 17:22-31 In Athens, Paul faces the challenge of proclaiming the gospel to Greeks who know nothing of either Jewish or Christian tradition. He proclaims that the “unknown god” whom they worship is the true Lord of heaven and earth who will judge the world with justice through Jesus, whom God has raised from […]

May 3, 2020 Fourth Sunday of Easter “We’re Still the Church”

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FIRST READING      Acts  2:42-47 42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. 43 Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles. 44 All who believed were together and had all things in common; 45 they would sell their possessions […]