Scripture: 1 Kings 19:9-18; Psalm 85:8-13; Romans 10:5-15; Matthew 14:22-33
Sermon: The Word is No Ghost Story
Sermon Text: Matthew 14:32-33
Glorious God, your generosity waters the world with goodness, and you cover creation with abundance. Awaken in us a hunger for the food that satisfies both body and spirit, and with this food fill all the starving world; through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord.
Scripture: Isaiah 55:1-5; Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21; Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 14:13-21
Sermon Text: Matthew 14:20
And all ate and were filled; and they took up what was left over of the broken pieces, twelve baskets full.
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Scripture: 1 Kings 3:5-12; Psalm 119:129-136; Romans 8:26-39; Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52
Sermon: From Stinky Yeast to Sweet-smelling Bread
Sermon Text: Matthew 13:33
He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed in with three measures of flour until all of it was leavened.”
Scripture: Isaiah 44:6-8; Psalm 86:11-17; Romans 8:12-25; Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
Sermon: Wheat and Weeds
Sermon Text: Matthew 13:26-28
So when the plants came up and bore grain, then the weeds appeared as well. And the slaves of the householder came and said to him, ‘Master, did you not sow good seed in your field? Where, then, did these weeds come from?’ He answered, ‘An enemy has done this.’