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August 12, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the ninth week after Pentecost, on the promise that Christ will come again:

190812 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Christ Is Coming Soon

Text: Luke 12:32-40

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August 6, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from our special Dinner Church worship service at the Park Church Co-op, on trusting God in the midst of our fears and anxiety:

190806 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – God Will Provide

Text: Luke 12:22-31

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August 4, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the eighth week after Pentecost, on what it means to be “rich toward God”:

190804 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Rich Toward God

Text: Luke 12:13-21

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July 28, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the seventh week after Pentecost, on the Lord’s Prayer:

190728 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Teach Us to Pray

Text: Luke 11:1-13

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July 21, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the sixth week after Pentecost, on Martha & Mary and the things that distract us from God’s presence in our midst:

190721 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Sitting at the Feet of Jesus

Text: Luke 10:38-42

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July 15, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the fifth week after Pentecost, on the parable of the Good Samaritan:

190715 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Unexpected Neighbors & Unexpected Grace

Text: Luke 10:25-37

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July 7, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the fourth Sunday after Pentecost, on the peace of Christ:

190707 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – The Peace of Christ

Text: Luke 10:1-11, 16-20

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June 30, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the third Sunday after Pentecost, on the challenges of being a disciple:

190630 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – The Difficulty of Following Jesus

Text: Luke 9:51-62

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June 24, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from the second week after Pentecost, on Jesus casting out demons:

190624 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Casting Out Demons

Text: Luke 8:26-39

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June 16, 2019 Sermon

Here’s my sermon from Holy Trinity Sunday, on our need for the Holy Spirit to remind us — again and again and again — of God’s love for us in Christ:

190616 Sermon – Rev. Elsa Marty – Continual Reminders from the Holy Spirit

Text: John 16:12-15

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