Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition

Sermons by Rev. Randy Shirley

Jonah’s Fishy About Stewardship

The story of the prophet Jonah is much more than a fish story.  This account continues to reveal the love of God for all people.  No matter who you are, God pursues you and delights in calling you for His purposes — it’s about our faithfulness and it’s seen in our joyful stewardship of all…

Finding Your Edge

This week we find ourselves in the ministry of Elisha.  Elijah has been taken away in a whirlwind on a fiery chariot to heaven, and Elisha now stands in his place. Join us this Sunday to hear about a young man who has lost his edge, and how the question from Elisha, “where did you…

God’s Promise

King David finds rest from his enemies and desires to build a temple for God.  God denies David’s plan to build the temple and instead promises to give David, and Israel, blessings that would extend beyond this life into the next. Have you ever been denied something you really wanted?  Join us to hear more…

Who is Your Champion?

The consequences of the people’s foolishness in demanding a king did not take long to manifest under King Saul.  Now, in David we begin to see the kind of King that God desires while also catching a glimpse of the future King of kings that God would one day provide.  Join us today as we…

The King of Kings

The Israelites now want a king like the other nations to judge and lead them.  They believed a human king would do than Samuel and his sons;, but, in rejecting the leadership of Samuel, they were rejecting the kingship of the Lord. Join us to hear more concerning God’s Permissive Will that allows people to…

Honor Your Mother

Honoring our mothers is a commandment, and it’s one that comes with a promise of blessing.  But what does that really mean? What does God promise to those who keep this commandment? Joshua gives us insight to the key discipline that leads to God’s blessing.  Join us this Sunday as we explore this discipline and…

God’s Call

Join us this Sunday to hear how God reveals His name, His promises, and His purposes to Moses at the burning bush.  We’ll even see the angel of the LORD acting and speaking in a manner that suggests he is more than simply an angel or messenger.  Could this be the pre-incarnate Jesus? See how…

The Christmas Story Without a Manger

Sermon preached in the morning on Sunday, December 20, 2018 What would the Christmas story be like without a manger?  How would you tell the Christmas story without Joseph, Mary, Bethlehem, shepherds and angels?  What would that Christmas story be like? It would be John’s account of the Christmas story. This Sunday, come hear the…

The Nobility of Joseph

Sermon preached at 11pm on Christmas Eve 2018 Joseph considered divorcing Mary quietly without public demonstration, but as a wise and good man he decided to sleep over his problem.  Come hear about Joseph, the upright man, and how God took a hand in this difficult and delicate affair.

God Redeems Adversity

We’ve watched Joseph from being the favored son of his father to a slave in Egypt by the hands of his jealous brothers.  We’ll now see God setting the stage for His plans, just not in the way Joseph would have expected. The dreams God gave Joseph would come true.  Let’s discover that we too…