Sermons on Faith (Page 11)

Go and Do the Same

“Go and Do the Same” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: Go and Do the Same Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 13, 2016     Luke 10:25-37 25Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 26He said to him, […]

Connections

“Connections” a message by Rev. Jenn McDowell Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 6, 2016   Who here has a cell phone? Raise your hand.  Who’s phone is a smart phone of some sort?  If you’re not sure what a smart phone is or if yours is one- it’s probably not!  Okay… Those of you that […]

Faith to Be Humble

 “Faith to Be Humble” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: Four Measures of Faith Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 16, 2016     Luke 18:9-14 9He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: 10“Two men went up to the […]

Pay the Price?

“Pay the Price?” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Difficult Decisions” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. September 18, 2016     Luke 14:25-33  NRSV 25Now large crowds were traveling with him; and he turned and said to them, 26“Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, […]

To Forgive

“To Forgive” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “The Power of Compassion” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. June 12, 2016   Luke 7:36 – 50 36One of the Pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him, and he went into the Pharisee’s house and took his place at the table. 37And a woman […]

To Reveal Christ

“To Reveal Christ” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “The Power of Compassion” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. June 5, 2016     Luke 7:11-17 11Soon afterwards he went to a town called Nain, and his disciples and a large crowd went with him. 12As he approached the gate of the town, […]

Renewed Joy

“Renewed Joy” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Claim Your Blessing!” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. May 29, 2016     Psalm 96 1O sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord, all the earth. 2Sing to the Lord, bless his name; tell of his salvation from day to day. 3Declare his glory among […]

Holy Love

“Holy Love” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Claim Your Blessing!” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. May 8, 2016       John 17:20-26 20”I ask not only on behalf of these, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their word, 21that they may all be one. […]

Sacred Peace

“Sacred Peace” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Claim Your Blessing!” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. May 1, 2016       John 14:23-29 23Jesus answered him, “Those who love me will keep my word, and my Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home with […]

The Power to Care for Creation

“The Power to Care for Creation” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. April 17, 2016       Genesis 1:1 – 28 1In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, 2the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from […]