Weekly Sermons

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Building Relationships and Homes

September 16, 2018 -
Olivia Neslusan and Theodora Veronis offer a sermon on “Building Relationships and Homes.” Both of these young women spent three months at Project Mexico, serving as two of the 19 interns who oversaw 675 volunteers while building 27 homes. Of course, they built much more than homes!!!

 

God Doesn't Want to Condemn But Wants to Love

September 09, 2018 -
God doesn’t want to condemn, He wants to love! He’s not looking to punish us. He’s not sick and tired of us. We need to understand God for who He is and what He really wants from us. And that is, He is love and wants to love us!

 

Excuses - Priorities - the Kingdom of God

September 02, 2018 -
Excuses. We all make them. Excuses why we don’t work out and exercise more. Excuses why we don’t eat better and in a healthier way. Excuses why we don’t stop certain bad habits.Why do we make up excuses?

 

Living Out the Mission of the Church

August 26, 2018 -
If anyone ever asks you, “Why do you go to Church?” or “What do you do at Church?” how would you answer?

 

How Often Do We Forgive?

August 12, 2018 -
How often do I have to forgive someone who hurts me? That’s a pretty common thought all of us have had at one time or another. And when we look for answers, we can get all kinds of responses.

 

Transformational Change

August 05, 2018 -
How can one live a life filled with joy even in the midst of tremendous challenges, dangers, and difficulties? Well, I want to encourage all of you to read the four chapters of St. Paul’s letter to the Philippians and discover this extremely important lesson on how to live a life of joy in this world.

 

Sharing Love and Building Hope in Mexico

July 29, 2018 -
“My heart and soul have been replenished by the unbelievable scenes of jubilation from David and Celena, the Mexican family for whom we built a modest, yet sturdy home this past week. It was such a delight to hand over the keys to a structure that was built for them through the hands of many loving volunteers.”

 

Let Our Light Influence Others

July 08, 2018 -
“The criminal in your community may be less guilty for his crime than you, his Christian neighbor!”

 

Using God's Gifts To Their Fullest

July 01, 2018 -
We all have gifts that God has given each one of us, St. Paul says, let us use them! Think about the gifts you have been given by God in your life, and then think about how you are using these gifts to glorify God and His Church. Are you using your gifts and talents to glorify God?!?

 

Righteous Before God

June 24, 2018 -
Think for a moment about how you would want to be seen by God. If today you came face to face with our Lord, how would you want God to describe your life?

 

What Do I Want To Pass On to My Children

June 17, 2018 -
What do I hope my children will remember about me when they think of their father?

 

Graduation Sunday - Missions Sunday - Discipleship Sunday

June 10, 2018 -
Graduation Sunday is related to Missions Sunday and a reminder of what we call Discipleship Sunday.

 

All Saints Day

June 03, 2018 -
Throughout the New Testament, the early Christians use to call every believer a saint. Why? Because it was a reminder that every baptized believer is suppose to live a holy life.

 

We Need To Do More Than Just Pray

May 20, 2018 -
The “unthinkable has happened” was how one government official responded to the latest school shooting in Sante Fe, Texas this past week. And yet, is it really “unthinkable?” Unfortunately, as a parent of four school age children, we realize that these horrific, mass killings are NOT so unthinkable anymore.

 

The Angelic Presence of Mothers

May 13, 2018 -
The angelic presence and influence of a sincere, Christian mother! Maybe no influence on earth can impact a child in the same way! The writer Emerson once said 'People are what their mothers make them.'

 

Journeying Together With Our Children

May 06, 2018 -
As we celebrate Godparents and Grandparents Sunday, we need to highlight the extremely crucial role that godparents and grandparents can play in the village that is looking out for our children.

 

A "Teaching" Liturgy

April 29, 2018 -
Today I offered a "Teaching Liturgy" in Church. I was trying to help our parishioners better understand the Divine Liturgy, learn how to participate more fully in their worship, and meet and encounter our Living God through our worship.

 

St George and His Understanding of Death

April 27, 2018 -
Tragedy in God’s eyes is not a young death, but a life not lived to its God-given potential, a life not dedicated to God and lived for God.

 

As the Father Sent Me So I send You

April 27, 2018 -
I have to be honest and tell you that this was only the THIRD time in my life I’ve ever been to Church. It was interesting, though, and I really did learn something new.” When I answered him what he learned, he surprised me by saying, “I never knew that Jesus rose from the dead!”

 

The Resurrection - Truth or Fairy Tale?

April 08, 2018 -
The Muslim mother was extremely touched by the life of Christ, especially when Jesus resurrected from the death, and asked her son, “Is that really true? Did Jesus actually rise from the dead?” But before my student could give an answer, his atheistic father sarcastically laughed, “That’s all a fairy tale, a myth. Simply a story for children to believe. Who has ever heard of someone rising from the dead? Ridiculous!”

 

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September 16, 2018 -
Olivia Neslusan and Theodora Veronis offer a sermon on “Building Relationships and Homes.” Both of these young women spent three months at Project Mexico, serving as two of the 19 interns who oversaw 675 volunteers while building 27 homes. Of course, they built much more than homes!!!

 

September 09, 2018 -
God doesn’t want to condemn, He wants to love! He’s not looking to punish us. He’s not sick and tired of us. We need to understand God for who He is and what He really wants from us. And that is, He is love and wants to love us!

 

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