Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition

Sermons on Isaiah

Realizing God’s Promise

How long have you ever waited for a gift?  Throughout our Gospel Project journey we’ve heard God’s promises throughout the Old Testament and recently through his prophets.  Promises to restore humanity through the Messiah from the line of David. Join us this Sunday as we jump over 500 years from where we’ve been in the…

Seeking Jesus

Epiphany is a Christian feast day that celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ.  A time for us to commemorate the visit of the Magi, and Jesus’ physical manifestation to the Gentiles. It is sometimes called Three Kings’ Day.  But what was it that got those three kings thinking and motivated them to…

Meaty Ministry

Words are significant.  They are part of what makes us human.  They enable our thinking and thus allow ideas and realities from outside us to be birthed within us.  Yet talk can be cheap, too. The words “I love you” mean little without some tangible correspondent to make an abstract concept concrete.  St Paul wrote…

Chateau d’if: The Fortress of Truth

When Alexandre Dumas wrote “The Count of Monte Cristo,” the setting included an island that ultimately would be the focal point of the novel. Chateau d’if served as an island prison for those who held a truth that, if revealed, would bring a light into the darkness.  The Prophet Isaiah reminds us of the coming…

Deepest Engagement

Do you remember the day you were engaged to be married?  Who was there? What was said? When I think of engagement my mind goes back to Scotland, on the Isle of Skye where I knelt down and proposed to my bride.  Christmas Eve however is even more important than our own engagements. Christmas Eve…

Peace When In Pieces

Did you know there is a natural peace and a supernatural peace?  A natural peace often comes when things are going really well in our lives and our anxiety is low.  Supernatural peace is a gift of the Holy Spirit through the power of Jesus Christ and manifests itself in our life no matter the…