Trinitarian Congregational Church

Category: Sermons

Pastor’s Note: Creating order out of our chaos

What Chaos needs a new Creation in your life? This idea that Jesus is the creator of the universe (Colossians 1:15-18) may be hard for us to fathom, but one thing we can understand instantly is our need for God…

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Pastor’s Note: The Advent of the Gospel

The Advent of the Gospel: Perfectly timed in imperfect circumstances When God says, the Advent of Christ (the coming of the Gospel, Colossians 1:5-6) was perfectly timed (Galatians 4:4; Titus 1:1-3), do we believe His sense of timing is best…

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Pastor’s note: The presumption of blessings

The Promise of Surplus In agrarian ancient Israel, the idea of bringing the firstfruits to God (read Deuteronomy 26:1-11) was an act of worship and gratitude for the gift of salvation from the bondage of Egypt and the gift of…

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Pastor’s Note: the presumption of (in)justice

“Forgive our debts” At the end of a president’s term, it is customary that a series of presidential pardons be extended to folks found guilty under the law.  We may find the system unfair, but this idea is based on…

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Pastor’s Note: The Presumption of Autonomy

Stuck in a Rut The road shown on the right can be found throughout the Mediterranean world today. The road system the Roman Empire Romans built has outlasted our best modern effort to keep our roads free from potholes (drive…

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