Sermons from November 2019

Sermons from November 2019

A MOST UNUSUAL KING

     Queen Elizabeth of England, and our Queen too, is doing remarkably well, even at age 93. She has conducted herself with dignity throughout her long reign. She is admired throughout the world. She really does fit the role. Now Queen Elizabeth will have to give up the throne some day, though probably not until she dies. Prince Charles will then…

A GOOD AND GENEROUS BELIEVER

      I read a story recently about nearly everyone’s favorite hockey player, Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins. I am being facetious of course. He’s probably the most disliked player in the NHL, except if you’re a Bruins fan, of course. Anyway, when Brad Marchand returns to his hometown of Halifax in the summer, he stops whenever he sees a…

RESURRECTION – PAST, FUTURE AND PRESENT

     A man complained, “Every time I come to church, we sing the same old hymns.” “Well, how often do you come?” his minister asked. “Regularly,” the man said, “Every Christmas and Easter.”        Now we chuckle about C & E Christians, but they are present when the two main doctrines of the Christian…

LIFTED TO A HIGHER PLACE

A fitness center offered $1,000 to anyone who could show that they were stronger than the owner of the place. Here’s how it worked. This strong man would squeeze a lemon until all the juice ran into a glass, and then hand the lemon to a challenger. Anyone who could squeeze out just one more drop of juice would win the money. Many people tried—weightlifters,…