Past Sunday Messages
1 Corinthians

8/27/23 – Pastor Russ preaches on 1 Corinthians 12:1-11, to commemorate the service of our youth group during their recent missions trip to New Castle, PA. Pastor Russ explains that the various lists describing spiritual gifts in Scripture are not meant to be taken as an exhaustive compilation, but as a few examples of the […]

1 Corinthians
All About Heaven
May 3, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons · All About Heaven (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.  It was also, unlike the week before, a beautiful day.) Paul’s famous […]

1 Corinthians
Tenth Commandment: Our Gifts from God
March 15, 2020

(For the context of future listeners, this sermon was delivered shortly after the government’s warnings and mass shutdowns during the COVID-19 Corona Virus pandemic.) Our final message in our series during the Ten Commandments comes amid a state-wide crisis.  And, I received quite a number of inquiries about why would church is remaining open on […]

1 Corinthians
The Seven Deadly Sins: Wrath
August 25, 2019

1 Corinthians 4:2-5 Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful. I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. My conscience is clear, but that does not make me innocent. It is the Lord […]