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Please click on the titles below to listen to recent sermons by Pastor Ernie Hess or other speakers at St Andrew’s.

ADVENT SERMON SERIES: THE GOOD NEWS ACCORDING TO ISAIAH

December 10, 2017 – “Good News for a Hurting People”

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS:

December 3, 2017 – “Baptized in Love”

November 26, 2017 – “Thanksgiving, Not Just a Day but a Way”

FALL 2017 SERMON SERIES: JESUS ON LIVING A BLESSED LIFE

November 19, 2017 – You Are Salt and Light

November 12, 2017 – “Blessed When Persecuted”

November 5, 2017 – “Blessed are the Peacemakers” by Ernie Hess, preceded by a stewardship message by Alan Clement

October 29, 2017 – “Blessed are the Pure in Heart”

October 22, 2017 – “Blessed Are the Merciful”

October 8, 2017 – “Blessed Are Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness”

October 1, 2017 – “Blessed are the Gentle”

September 24, 2017 – “Blessed Are Those Who Mourn”

September 17, 2017 – “Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit”

September 10, 2017 – “Jesus on Living a Blessed Life”

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS:

September 3, 2017 – “What Did You Say?” by Curt James

August 27, 2017 – “Strong and Courageous” by Rick Oldenkamp

August 20, 2017 – “LABORING TO BE BORN”

August 13, 2017 – “Just a Little Faith (Matt 14:22-3)”

August 6, 2017 – “It’s OK to Turn Off the News and Enjoy Sabbath Rest”

JULY SERMON SERIES: JACOB, THE MAN WHO WRESTLED WITH GOD

July 30, 2017 – “Jacob the Wrestler (Genesis 32)”

July 23, 2017 – “Jacob the Lover” (Genesis 29)

July 16, 2017 – “Jacob the Dreamer” (Genesis 28)

July 9, 2017 – “Jacob the Schemer”

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS:

July 2, 2017 – “Inner Freedom: Winning the War Within”

June 25, 2017 – “Celebrating God’s Gift of Music”

June 18, 2017 – “God is not my Father”

June 11, 2017 – “The Trinity and The Shack”

June 4, 2017 – “Dreaming God’s Dream”

May 28, 2017 – “Together Forever”

May 21, 2017 – “How Big Is Your Family?”

May 14, 2017 – “A Mother’s Faith Changed His Mind”

May 7, 2017 – “The 23rd Psalm – Not Just For Funerals”

April 30, 2017 – “Overcoming Fear”

April 23, 2017 – The Most Important Information – Christ is Risen! – Dr. John Shumway

SERMON SERIES FOR LENT – CRYING OUT TO GOD: One Word Prayers

April 16, 2017 – “YES!”

April 9, 2017 – WHY?

April 2, 2017 – “WHEN?”

March 26, 2017 – “PLEASE!”

March 19, 2017 – “HELP!”

March 12, 2017 – “WOW!”

March 5, 2017 – “HERE!”

March 1, 2017 – “SORRY!”

February 26, 2017 – “Hidden Glory Revealed”

SERMON SERIES – LIVING BY THE PEACE PRAYER

February 19, 2017 – “It is in dying that we are born to eternal life”

February 12, 2017 – “Seeking and Speaking the Truth”

January 29, 2017 – “It Is in Giving that We Receive”

January 22, 2017 – “Loving One Another”

January 15, 2017 – “Understanding One Another”

January 8, 2017 – “Consoling One Another”

January 1, 2017 – “The Sou’l’s Goals”

December 25, 2016 – “Where There Is Sadness, Joy!”

December 24, 2016 – “Light a Candle”

SERMON SERIES FOR STEWARDSHIP – FAITH PLANTS THE SEED. LOVE MAKES IT BLOSSOM (Oct 9 – Nov 13)

November 13, 2016 – “Abide in Love to Blossom” (John 15:-12)

November 6, 2016 – “Sometimes It Takes Manure” (Luke 13:1-9) by Ernie Hess (preceded by thoughts on “stewardship and our dual citizenship” by John Shumway)

October 30, 2016 – “How God’s Kingdom Grows” by Ernie Hess (preceded by thoughts on “stewardship and the upcoming election” by Alan Clement)

October 23, 2016 – “Leave the Weeding to God”

October 9, 2016 –  “Let It Sow!”  

October 2, 2016 – “The Power of a Vision”  (World Communion Sunday)

SERMON SERIES-LIVING BY THE VALUES OF JESUS (July 24-Sept 25 )

September 25, 2016 – “Eternal Life Is Now!”

September 11, 2016 – “Seek Peace and Pursue It”

September 4, 2016 – “Meeting Human Needs”

August 28, 2016 – “Valuing Personal Exploration”

August 21, 2016 – “Valuing Questions”

August 14, 2016 – “Being Gracious”

August 7, 2016 – “Valuing Reconciliation Over Judgment”

July 31, 2016 – “Affirming Potential”

July 24, 2016 – “Follow, Don’t Just Admire, Jesus”

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS

July 17, 2016 – “Taming the Tongue

July 10, 2016 – Seeing and Acting with Compassion

July 3, 2016 – Love and Freedom

June 26, 2016 – The Soul’s Thirst (Ps 42)

June 19, 2016 – “Remember God’s Benefits (Ps 103)”

June 12, 2016 – “On the Nature of Faith” by Dr. John Shumway

June 5, 2016 – “I Am BAPTIZED”

May 29, 2016 – “Remembering and Forgetting”

May 22, 2016 – “Will You Join the Cosmic Dance?”

May 15, 2016 – “What Is Pentecost?” by St. Andrew’s Youth

May 8, 2016 – “God Is Like a Mother”

May 1, 2016 – “Peace for Troubled Hearts

April 24, 2016 – “Creation is Groaning and Waiting”

April 17, 2016 – “Do You Hear the Shepherd’s Voice?”

April 10, 2016 – “Do You Love Me?”

April 3, 2016 – “Learning to Love”

SERMON SERIES FOR LENT – THE FIRST EASTER ACCORDING TO ST LUKE (Feb 14-Mar 27, 2016)

March 27, 2016 – “News Too Good to Believe”  (Easter Sunday)

March 20, 2016 – “The Things That Make for Peace”

March 13, 2016 – “What the Cross of Christ Reveals”

March 6, 2016 – “Who Is on Trial Here?”

February 28, 2016 – “Getting Past Failure”

February 21, 2016 – “Praying to Do the Will of God”

February 14, 2016 – “With Jesus at the Last Supper”

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS

February 7, 2016 – “Mountain Top Experiences” by Ernie Hess

January 31, 2016 – “Learning to Love” by Dr. Ernie Hess

January 24, 2016 – “Connected in Christ” by Ernie Hess

January 17, 2016 – “Gifted by God’s Spirit” by Ernie Hess

SERMON SERIES FOR ADVENT – THE FIRST CHRISTMAS ACCORDING TO ST LUKE (Nov 29-Jan 3, 2016)

January 3, 2016 – “Jesus’ First Epiphany” by Ernie Hess

December 27, 2015 – “Life After the Birth” by Ernie Hess

December 25, 2015 – “Christmas Message” by Courtney Mizutani

December 24, 2015 – “Pondering All These Things” by Ernie Hess

December 20, 2015 – “What Kind of Sign Is This?” by Ernie Hess

December 13, 2015 – “Untangling the Knots: Experiencing Forgiveness” by Ernie Hess

December 6, 2015 – “Mary and Her Magnificat” by Ernie Hess

November 29. 2015 – “Prayerful Waiting” by Ernie Hess

VARIOUS TOPICAL SERMONS

November 22, 2015 – “Thankful, No Matter What?” by Ernie Hess

November 15, 2015 – “Why Get Up On Sunday Mornings?” by Ernie Hess

November 8, 2015 – “It Isn’t Fair!” by Ernie Hess

November 1, 2015 – “What’s Love Got to Do With It? Everything!” by Ernie Hess

September 13, 2015 – “Rejoice in Hope” (Rom 12:9-18) by Dr. Ernie Hess