Tag Archives: Eastertide

The Promise

Sixth Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 14:23-31

That’s my parting gift to you. Peace. I don’t leave you the way you’re used to being left — feeling abandoned, bereft. So don’t be upset. Don’t be distraught. (Verse 27)

The Secret Sauce

Fifth Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 13:31-35

Let me give you a new command: Love one another. In the same way I loved you, you love one another. This is how everyone will recognize that you are my disciples — when they see the love you have for each other. (Verses 34-35)

Everything We Do Bears Witness

Fourth Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 10:22-30

I told you, but you don’t believe. Everything I have done has been authorized by my Creator, actions that speak louder than words. (Verse 25)

Do You Love Me?

Third Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 21:1-19

Then he said it a third time: “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” (Verse 17)

It’s Necessary To Obey God Rather Than Men

Second Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Alyce Keener, Vicar
Reading: Acts 5:25–36

Peter and the apostles answered, 'It’s necessary to obey God rather than men. The God of our ancestors raised up Jesus, the One you killed by hanging him on a cross. God set him on high at his side, Prince and Savior, to give Israel the gift of a changed life and sins forgiven. And we are witnesses to these things. The Holy Spirit, whom God gives to those who obey him, corroborates every detail.' (Verses 29-32)

A Prayer for You

Seventh Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 17:6-19

In the same way that you gave me a mission in the world, I give them a mission in the world. (Verse 18)

One Command

Sixth Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 15:9-17

But remember the root command: Love one another. (Verse 17)

Note: We had internet connection issues during the live sermon. There are two parts to view. A third part (communion and final prayer) was never able to be posted.


Being Connected Is the Key

Fifth Sunday of Easter
Sermon: Rev. Paul M. Turner, Senior Pastor
Reading: John 15:1-8

Live in me. Make your home in me just as I do in you. In the same way that a branch can’t bear grapes by itself but only by being joined to the vine, you can’t bear fruit unless you are joined with me. (Verse 4)