January 1, 2023. Sermon Title: A Resolution : Putting on the Full Armor of God

First Mennonite Church January 1, 2023 A Resolution: Putting On the Full Armor of God Text: Ephesians 6:10-20 At the start of a New Year, many people resolve to do something beneficial to themselves or to others. A “resolution,” it is called. And although there has been much skepticism about the long-term sustainability of many … [Read more…]

December 18, 2022. Sermon Title: Christmas: A Beautiful Love-Story

First Mennonite Church December 18, 2022 Christmas: A Beautiful Love-Story Text: Matthew 1:18-25 Matthew’s narrative tells us that Joseph was a righteous man. That means Joseph was a God-fearing and law-abiding man. He was humble, honest and simple. Zechariah and Elizabeth are also described as Joseph is, according to Luke, chapter one, verse six.   Joseph’s … [Read more…]

December 4, 2022. Sermon Title: Zechariah and Elizabeth: Models of Sturdy Faith

First Mennonite Church December 7, 2014 Zechariah and Elizabeth: Models of Sturdy Faith Text: Luke 1: 5-25 In the opening verses of Luke’s Gospel we find the reasons and the process Luke considered to gather his material to write the book. Luke knew that others have attempted to write the story of Jesus. Luke, therefore, … [Read more…]

November 27, 2022. Anniversary Sunday

On this Sunday, we celebrated the 125th anniversary of First Mennonite Church. (November 27, 1897-2022) We also welcomed to new members after their baptism and we all renewed our baptismal vows to the Lord. We celebrated the Lord’s Supper and after the service we had a meal together. The following is the brief biblical reflection … [Read more…]