Sermons by Rev. Dr. Victor Shepherd

Sermons by Rev. Dr. Victor Shepherd

MANDATE FOR A CONGREGATION

Sunday August 11 Matthew 10:5-15 As soon as something in our society is seen to be out of order a Royal Commission is set up to deal with it.  One day it is suspected that tax-revenues are being misspent or that medicare claims are being falsified or that organized crime is taking over legitimate businesses.  At this point a commission is convened. …

THE AARONIC BLESSING

I: — Customarily we say it or sing it at a service of baptism. Frequently the minister concludes worship by pronouncing it as a benediction: The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace. What are we expecting? Are we expecting anything? Or do we repeat…