Recent Sermons at East Goshen Mennonite Church

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Sun, Apr 08, 2018
Duration: 20 mins 38 secs
"I am Your Servant; Give Me Understanding"; this week we begin a series on Discernment.
Sun, Apr 01, 2018
Series: Easter
Duration: 11 mins 46 secs
Like Mary, we are so used to having something in between me and you that when the stone is rolled away, our expectations keep us from seeing the risen Christ. In his death and resurrection, Jesus has become the between so that there are no more betweens. This nothing between us is for all!
Sun, Mar 25, 2018
Duration: 23 mins 27 secs
The crowds, as informed by the Scriptural teaching, have certain expectations of the coming Messiah that come between their understanding and Jesus' lived experience, which defies their expectations. What does our reading of Scripture lead us to believe, and how might our encounters with Jesus challenge our expectations?
Sun, Mar 11, 2018
Duration: 20 mins 36 secs
Allowing darkness and negativity to come in between people or in between people and God is sometimes easier than the vulnerability and humility of being exposed to the light,
Sun, Mar 04, 2018
Duration: 21 mins 41 secs
We are in a relationship with a God whose foolishness is wiser that human wisdom. We need relational guidelines to guide the between, although rigidly adhering to rules has the potential to come between. How mighty we seek God each day and tend to the space between, rather than focus solely on the rules. .
Sun, Feb 25, 2018
Duration: 18 mins 51 secs
God's covenants and promises are not just for our ancestors, or for us, but also for our descendants. Although God is able to fulfill what has been promised, our human ways sometimes get in the way. What might be coming between Me (GOD) and You (the people), or between you and your descendants?
Sun, Feb 18, 2018
Duration: 19 mins 46 secs
An everlasting covenant is made between God (Me), the people (You), and every living creature. God's intention for relationship with the earth is inclusive and expansive, and offered freely and unfailingly to all of creation.
Sun, Feb 04, 2018
Duration: 21 mins
As Chrit's example teaches us, the practice of prayer is vital for a life of faith. As we trust God's promises to hear us and care for us, prayer invites us to connection with God and one another. In prayer, we can be transformed.
Sun, Jan 28, 2018
Duration: 17 mins 35 secs
The spiritual practice of fasting moves beyond simply not eating or avoiding certain things; spiritual fasting looks outside of ourselves and connects us to others, directly or indirectly, and through them, connects us to God.
Sun, Jan 21, 2018
Duration: 20 mins 33 secs
Study- repeatedly paying attention to, interpreting, and learning from something - is both a task and an opportunity God offers us. As we practice studying God's work, whether in Scripture or creation, we open ourselves anew to truths about God and one another.