Sermon Archive (Page 3)

Sermon Archive (Page 3)

Palm Sunday Worship from Home

Worship from home – April 5, 2020 (Palm Sunday) Scriptures: Matthew 21:1-11 Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Suggested hymns for personal use are available on the LUMC YouTube channel: Palm/Passion Sunday liturgy is available at or after 11 am in a united service with the district superintendents of the Baltimore-Washington Conference. Visit…

Worship from home March 29, 2020

Video of Lansdowne United Methodist Church online worship service – live-streamed on Facebook March 29, 2020. We will be following a unified service for home and gatherings, so that we pray the same things; we say the same things; and we are working together in communal worship. Regardless of where , when or how we participate in this worship, we are still united as the…

Worship from home – March 22, 2020

Video of Lansdowne United Methodist Church online worship service – posted on Facebook March 22, 2020. We will be following a unified service for home and gatherings. We will be using this each week, so that we pray the same things; we say the same things; and we are working together in communal worship. Regardless of where , when or how we participate in this…

A Great Homecoming

On this joyous homecoming day I’d like to talk with you about perhaps the greatest homecoming in all of scripture. The reading from Luke is probably one of most famous stories in the Bible, and it’s frequently called the parable of the prodigal son. But the story comes from a context that we should remember before we dive into it. Jesus tells three parables about things…

Receiving the Kingdom like a Child

I’d like to speak to you today about “Receiving/Welcoming the kingdom like a child” from our Mark passage Now, anyone that was awake during the Gospel reading noticed that the first 75% of the passage was not about this topic. Jesus was talking about divorce. Nearly all of you don’t want to hear a sermon about divorce. I don’t want to preach a sermon on divorce. But Jesus…