Sermons

Below you will find sermons written by Pastor Jessie Squires Colwell. Enjoy:-) There may be some typos as these are the original manuscripts. 

January 2019
January 6: “Looking for Christ”
January 13: “Baptized in the Spirit” Homily 1.13.19

Beatitudes Sermon Series
January 20: “Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit and Those Who Mourn”
January 27: “Blessed Are Those Who Are Meek”
February 3: “Blessed Are Those Who Are Persecuted”
February 10: Guest Preacher
February 17: “Blessed Are the Peacemakers”
February 23: “Blessed are the Merciful and Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness”
March 3: “Blessed Are You When People Insult You”

“Final Words from the Cross” Sermon Series
March 10: “Father Forgive Them”
March 17: “Today You Will Be With Me in Paradise”
March 24: “Behold Your Son…Behold Your Mother”
March 31: “My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?”
April 7: “I Thirst”
April 14: Palm Sunday: “The Servant King”
April 21: Easter Sunday: “He Has Risen!”
April 28: Guest Preacher

May 5: “Using Our Stories for God’s Glory”
May 12: “The Faith of a Mother”
May 19: “A New Thing”
May 26: “Waiting on the Lord”
June 2: “The Cross that Unifies”
June 9: “The Rush of the Spirit”
June 16: “Faith of Our Fathers”
June 23: “Chain Breaker”
June 30: “Follow Me”
July 7: Guest Preacher

“Sticks and Stones Sermon Series: The Things We Say”
July 14: “Love the Sinner, Hate the Sin”
July 21: “You Will Be in My Thoughts and Prayers”
July 28: “God Helps Those Who Help Themselves”
August 4: “The Prosperity Gospel”
August 11: “The Prosperity Gospel”
August 18: “Everything Happens For A Reason”

“Called Sermon Series”
August 25: “Excuses, Excuses”
September 1: “Blessed Wrestling”
September 8: “Called in Community”
September 15: “The Second Call of Jonah”
September 22: “Called to Serve”
September 29: “Called to Preach the Good News” Guest speaker, Denise Mattison

October 6: “Faith Like a Mustard Seed”
October 13: “The Mercy of Christ”
October 20: Laity Sunday, guest speakers
October 27: “Embracing Our Neighbors”

November 3: All Saints Day
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2018 Sermons

July
July 1: “Blessed Wrestling”
July 8: “Anointed with Authority”
July 15: “Lord of the Dance”
July 22: “The House of God”
July 29: “Trusting in God’s Provision”

 “Wesley Challenge” Sermon Series
August: 

August 5: “Did I Disobey God in Anything?”
August 12: “Am I Defeated?”
August 19: “Did the Bible Live in Me Today?”
August 26: Guest preacher

September
September 2: “Am I Creating the Impression that I Am Better Than I Am?”
September 9: “Do I Insist Upon Doing Something that Makes My Conscience Uneasy?”
September 16: “Am I a Gossip?”
September 23: “Am I Proud?”
September 30: “Am I Enjoying Prayer?” – End of “Wesley Challenge” Series

October
October 7: “The Suffering Servant”
October 14: “John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules”

October 21: Laity Sunday
October 28: “Seeing Christ”

November
November 4: “Grieving the Saints”
November 11: “Giving it All Away”
November 18: “Hannah’s Hope”
November 25: “Give Thanks”

December
December 2: “Redemption is Coming”

December 9: “Prepared to Remember”
December 16: “Rejoice in Joy”
December 23: “Blessed to Serve”
December 30: Guest Preacher