Sermons and Presentations

Ideas for preaching and presenting about member mission.

Seeing Jesus By The Rev. A. Wayne Schwab

From John 20:18 – Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “ I have seen the Lord.”

Seeing is one of the first ways we connect with the world around us. Seeing continues throughout our lives as central. We say “I see” when we mean we get it, we understand. What we see on television and in the movies has great impact. We have to be careful about what we look at and what our children and teens and we ourselves look at.

Seeing the Lord: an Easter Sermon By The Rev. A. Wayne Schwab

From John 20:18 – Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the Lord.”

Sermon: The Wedding of Marie and Sean By The Rev. A. Wayne Schwab

The good news that God helps couples to keep their marriage vows!

Standing with Christians under pressure: Reflections from Pakistan By The Rev. Canon Dr. Titus Presler

Principal of a church sponsored college in Peshawar who received a beating.

Start Living Your Missions Now! By Elizabeth S. Hall

For any Sunday in Lent or Easter-tide – a lay person talks of the new life to be found in being part of God’s mission now.

Stewardship as loving and just living By The Rev John Elledge

Serve God by living lovingly and justly.

Stewardship–Why Bother? By The Rev. A. Wayne Schwab

Stewardship makes us question.

Take up the Slack in Justice By The Rev. A. Wayne Schwab

From Isaiah: “. . . seek justice, rescue the oppressed, defend the orphan, and plead for the widow.”

Taking Next Steps in Member Mission By Elizabeth S. Hall

An opening talk for a workshop on member mission.

Taking Up Your Cross Leads to Abundant Life By Elizabeth S. Hall

A lay person preaches on living your daily missions and finding life.