Sermons from September 2006

Sermons from September 2006

Spiritual Freedom, Part I

Natasha Kampusch was ten years old when she vanished on her way to school on March 2, 1998. She was taken captive by a man who then kept her hidden in a tiny, windowless basement room of his house for the next eight and one-half years. On August 23, 2006, Natasha made a brave and dramatic attempt to escape while her capture was pre-occupied on his cell phone. She races into a garden and pleaded with an elderly neighbor woman…

Living Out the Lordship of Jesus

When Christian Herter was governor of Massachusetts he was running for a second term and it was a very difficult campaign. After a busy morning of chasing votes he arrived at a church barbeque. It was late in the afternoon and Herter had not eaten all day long. He was famished, so he moved down the serving line and he held out his plate to the woman serving chicken. She put a piece of chicken on his plate and turned…