The Church God Envisions and the World Needs

September 18, 2016 – Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Sermon Series: LORD OF THE HARVEST Sermon: The Church God Envisions and the World Needs Scripture: Matthew 15:21-38 PART ONE: Matthew 15:21-28 – Responding to Voices Less Heard She was one of the voices less heard. She had...

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Feeding the Soil

August 14, 2016 – Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, Phd Summer Sermon Series: STORIES TO LIVE BY Sermon: Feeding the Soil Scripture: Luke 8:4-15 It is important that you listen closely so you hear what you need to hear. The mother of a 5-year old girl was...

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Keep on Keeping On

July 31, 2016 – Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Summer Sermon Series: STORIES TO LIVE BY Sermon: Keep On Keeping On Scripture: Gospel of Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Are you acquainted with any attorneys? If so, you know some extremely brilliant people with distinct personalities. I once...

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Search Engine Optimization

June 26, 2016 – Sixth Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Summer Sermon Series: STORIES TO LIVE BY Sermon: Search Engine Optimization Scripture: Matthew 6:25-33 & 13:31-34 Once upon a time, long, long, ago, an honest smuggler traversed the border between two lands. A customs inspector tried to...

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A Story Called Remember Me

Sunday, June 12, 2016 – Fourth Sunday after Pentecost/Communion Proclaimer: Dr. Dennis W. Foust Sermon: A Story Called Remember Me Scripture: Luke 22:7-21 The home was filled with noise and chatter. Children were running around furniture and teenagers were singing in the basement. Adults were preparing the meal. A couple of...

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Limping with Two Opinions

May 29, 2016 – Second Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Worship Theme: Clarifying Our Commitment to God Sermon: Limping with Two Opinions Scripture: 1 Kings 18:17-21; Luke 7:1-10 “Often when you think you’re at the end of something, you’re at the beginning of something else.” A few...

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Whatever Happened to the Jebusites?

May 22, 2016 – Trinity Sunday Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Worship Theme: The Living God Experienced in Numerous Ways Sermon: Whatever Happened to the Jebusites? Scripture: Matthew 28:16-20; 2 Corinthians 13:14 Life can be confusing. When you live honestly, you encounter questions and you are confronted by conundrums. You...

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Visions & Dreams: Sons & Daughters, Young & Old

May 15, 2016 – Pentecost Sunday Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Sermon: Visions & Dreams: Sons & Daughters, Young & Old Scripture: Acts of Apostolic People 2:1-17 It is always a good idea to look at what you are seeing. Did you hear about the small town with only one...

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The Church as a Steward of God’s Power

May 8, 2016 – Seventh Sunday of Easter/Ascension Sunday Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Sermon: The Church as a Steward of God’s Power Scripture: Acts of Apostolic People 1:1-11; Ephesians 1:15-23 If you watched the TV series, Downton Abbey, consider Mr. Carson. Carson was the steward of Lord Crawley’s estate....

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HELP!

May 1, 2016 – Sixth Sunday of Easter Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Worship Theme: Convinced to Live the Resurrection by Helping Others Sermon: HELP! Scripture: Acts of Apostolic People 16:9-15 A couple of days ago, when our daughter, Rachael, was a preschooler, she helped me. I was writing on...

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