October 23, 2022. Sermon Title: Living the Resurrected Life

First Mennonite Church October 23, 2022 Living the Resurrected Life Text: Colossians 1:1-5, 9-13; 2:6-14; 3:1-4         Just once again to refresh our memory: regardless of how beautiful, meaningful, or theologically laden a passage might be, it can be better understood in light of the whole book, especially when the passage is from one of the … [Read more…]

October 2, 2022. Sermon Title: Communion: A Witness of God’s Grace and Call.

First Mennonite Church October 2, 2022 Communion: A Witness of God’s Grace and Call  Text: Luke 22:14-23 There are views about the meaning and purpose of why Christians should celebrate the Lord’s Supper. I have heard pastors describe it as the spiritual thermometer for believers. They believe that by whether a believer participates or not … [Read more…]

September 4, 2022. Our Bodies: Dwelling Places of the Holy Spirit.

First Mennonite Church September 4, 2022 Our Bodies, Dwelling Places of the Holy Spirit Text: 1Corinthians 6:12-20 There is a large and important cultural background that could help us better understand this passage. Paul was writing to Christ believers in the city of Corinth. Corinth was a large cosmopolitan city, and a commercial and religious … [Read more…]