Sermons on Missions (Page 5)

King Me!

“King Me” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Journey to Gratitude” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 26, 2017 Ephesians 1:11-23 11In Christ we have also obtained an inheritance, having been destined according to the purpose of him who accomplishes all things according to his counsel and will, 12so that we, who […]

Gratitude = Generosity

“Gratitude = Generosity” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Journey to Gratitude” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 19, 2017     Psalm 146 1 Praise the Lord!  Praise the Lord, O my soul! 2 I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God all my life long. 3 Do not […]

Investing in Generosity

“Investing in Generosity” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Journey to Gratitude” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 12, 2017  Matthew 25:1-12 1 “Then the kingdom of heaven will be like this. Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom.  2 Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. […]

Ideally Grateful

“Ideally Grateful” a message by Twila Rhodes based on the theme: “Journey to Gratitude” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. November 5, 2017   1Thessalonians 2:9-13 9 You remember our labor and toil, brothers and sisters; we worked night and day, so that we might not burden any of you while we proclaimed to you the gospel of God. […]

Journey to a Complete Life

“Live a Complete Life” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Journey to Gratitude” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 29, 2017     Matthew 22:34-40 34When the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together, 35and one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. 36“Teacher, […]

What IS God’s?

“What IS God’s?” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Journey to Generosity” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 22, 2017     Matthew 22:15-22  NRSV 15Then the Pharisees went and plotted to entrap him in what he said. 16So they sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, “Teacher, we […]

The Market God

“The Market God” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Time for a New Reformation” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 15, 2017   Luke 10:1-9 10After this the Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. […]

Reconnecting Spirituality and Reality

“Reconnecting Spirituality and Reality” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Time for a New Reformation” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 8, 2017   Mark 11:15-18 (NRSV) 15 Then they came to Jerusalem. And he entered the temple and began to drive out those who were selling and those who were buying in […]

The Science vs Faith Heresy

“The Science vs. Faith Heresy” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Time for a New Reformation” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. September 24, 2017     Proverbs 2:1-10  (NRSV) 1 My child, if you accept my words and treasure up my commandments within you, 2 making your ear attentive to wisdom and inclining your […]

Heresies of Literalism and Inerrancy

 “Heresies of Literalism and Inerrancy” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Time for a New Reformation” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. September 17, 2017 Matthew 15:1-8 1Then Pharisees and scribes came to Jesus from Jerusalem and said, 2“Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash […]