Sermons by Earl Freeman

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“Re-Jesusing the Church”

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“Re-Jesusing the Church” Mark 8:31-38   31 Then Jesus began to teach his disciples:  “The Human One must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, chief priests, and the legal experts, and be killed, and then, after three days, rise from the dead.”  32 He said this plainly.  But Peter took hold of Jesus and, scolding […]

Here He Comes

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Here He Comes Mark1:9-15   9 About that time, Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and John baptized him in the Jordan River.  10 While he was coming up out of the water, Jesus saw heaven splitting open and the Spirit, like a dove, coming down on him.  11 And there was a voice from heaven:  “You are […]

“The Change”

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“The Change” Mark 9:2-10 2 Six days later Jesus took Peter, James, and John, and brought them to the top of a very high mountain where they were alone.  He was transformed in front of them, 3 and his clothes were amazingly bright, brighter than if they had been bleached white.  4 Elijah and Moses appeared and were talking […]

“Lift Us Up”

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Lift Us Up Isaiah 40:21-31   21 Don’t you know? Haven’t you heard?  Wasn’t it announced to you from the beginning?  Haven’t you understood since the earth was founded?  22 God inhabits the earth’s horizon— its inhabitants are like locusts— stretches out the skies like a curtain and spreads it out like a tent for dwelling.  23 God […]

A Disciple Shares

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A Disciple Shares Acts 2:1-4, 14-17   1 When Pentecost Day arrived, they were all together in one place.  2 Suddenly a sound from heaven like the howling of a fierce wind filled the entire house where they were sitting.  3 They saw what seemed to be individual flames of fire alighting on each one of them.  […]

A Disciple Serves

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A Disciple Serves John 21:15-19   15 When they finished eating, Jesus asked Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?”  Simon replied, “Yes, Lord, you know I love you.”  Jesus said to him, “Feed my lambs.”  16 Jesus asked a second time, “Simon son of John, do you love me?”  Simon […]

A Disciple Grows

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A Disciple Grows Luke 22:54-62   54 After they arrested Jesus, they led him away and brought him to the high priest’s house.  Peter followed from a distance.  55 When they lit a fire in the middle of the courtyard and sat down together, Peter sat among them.  56 Then a servant woman saw him sitting in the […]

A Disciple Knows

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A Disciple Knows Mark 1:16-20   16 As Jesus passed alongside the Galilee Sea, he saw two brothers, Simon and Andrew, throwing fishing nets into the sea, for they were fishermen.  17 “Come, follow me,” he said, “and I’ll show you how to fish for people.”  18 Right away, they left their nets and followed him.  19 After going […]

“Where is the Child?”

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“Where is the Child?” Luke 2:1-20   1 In those days Caesar Augustus declared that everyone throughout the empire should be enrolled in the tax lists.  2 This first enrollment occurred when Quirinius governed Syria.  3 Everyone went to their own cities to be enrolled.  4 Since Joseph belonged to David’s house and family line, he went up […]

“Why Has This Happened to Me?”

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“Why Has This Happened to Me?” Luke 1:39-45   39 Mary got up and hurried to a city in the Judean highlands.  40 She entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth.  41 When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.  42 With a loud voice she blurted out, […]

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