Category Archives: Easter

Who We Are and What We Will Be

*Unfortunately, the audio begins a few minutes into the sermon, so the introduction is missing.* Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles of John: Introduction, Exposition, and Notes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970. Luke Timothy … Continue reading

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The Road to Emmaus

  Sources: John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. Luke Timothy Johnson. The Gospel of Luke (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2006. … Continue reading

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Peace Be with You

Sadly, we do not have the audio for the sermon on Sunday, April 28th. So here’s the sermon notes. *** Last week we began with a quote, which bears repeating for today: “The resurrection of Jesus is the starting point … Continue reading

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Why Do You Look for the Living Among the Dead?

Sunday, April 21st, 2019.   Sources: John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. Ross Clifford & Philip Johnson. The Cross is Not Enough: Living as Witnesses to the Resurrection. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2012. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale … Continue reading

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The Stones Will Cry Out

Sunday, April 14th, 2019   Sources: Darrell L. Bock. Luke (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, … Continue reading

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Living Doctrine: The Last Things

Sunday, July 29th, 2018.   Sources: Raymond F. Collins. First Corinthians (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1999. Gordon D. Fee. The First Epistle to the Corinthians (Revised Edition) (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2014. Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. … Continue reading

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This Is How We Know

Sunday, April 29th, 2018.   Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles of John: Introduction, Exposition, and Notes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970. Judith M. Lieu. I, II, & III John: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2008. … Continue reading

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The Life Appeared

  Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles of John: Introduction, Exposition, and Notes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970. Judith M. Lieu. I, II, & III John: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2008. I. Howard Marshall. The … Continue reading

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When the Sabbath Was Over

Sunday, April 1st, 2018.   Sources: John R. Donahue, S.J. & Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Mark (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2002. R.T. France. The Gospel of Mark. (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. William L. Lane. The Gospel According to Mark (NICNT). Grand … Continue reading

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He Saw and Believed

Sunday, April 16th, 2017 (Easter Sunday). SonRise Service reading: Paschal Homily of John Chrysostom   He Saw and Believed (John 20:1-18)   Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of … Continue reading

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