Inhabited by Peace the Purifies

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org   INHABITED BY PEACE THAT PURIFIES Micah 3:1-4 and Luke 3:1-6 The Second Sunday of Advent, December 9, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD   ___________________________________________________________ On this Second Sunday of Advent, we prepare the way […]

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Hope-Inspired Action

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org   HOPE-INSPIRED ACTION Jeremiah 33:14-16 and Luke 12:25-36 The First Sunday of Advent, December 2, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD     A boy was playing in the yard one evening and lost his baseball […]

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Live Tomorrow’s Life Today

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org LIVE TOMORROW’S LIFE TODAY  Joshua 3:1-17; Proverbs 3:27-28; Matthew 6:7-10 (NRSV) November 4, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   Many people are convinced the only way for them to live tomorrow’s life today is […]

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A Vision Worth a Risk

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org   A VISION WORTH A RISK Matthew 25:14-30 (Cotton Patch Version) A Message for Vision Sunday, November 11, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD   St. John’s, there is no question whether you are committed to […]

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The Eternal Now

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org THE ETERNAL NOW  Hebrews 7:23-27 (NRSV) October 28, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD   She was guided by the compassion of God; and that made all the difference. Harriet Beecher Stowe was the daughter, sister, […]

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A Vulnerable Love

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org A VULNERABLE LOVE  Hebrews 5:1-10 (NRSV) October 21, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD   Do you find it easy or difficult to be Actively Faithful Faithfully Active between Sundays?   This past week, as I […]

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Created for Connection

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org CREATED FOR CONNECTION  Hebrews 4:12-16 (NRSV) October 14, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD   What I am about to do could prove to be a total waste of time. I’m about to fling some words […]

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One Father-Many Children

The St. John’s Pulpit      St. John’s Baptist Church   300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428     www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org ONE FATHER – MANY CHILDREN Hebrews 1:1-3a, 2:10-18 (The Message) October 7, 2018 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD For a PDF of this sermon click here. Part of what brings you into this sanctuary today is […]

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Sermon from September 30, 2018

WISE OR OTHERWISE James 3:13 – 4:10 September 30, 2018 Message 5 of 5 in Series Entitled, ‘Actively Faithful Faithfully Active Living: Learning to Live by Characteristics of God’s Spirit of Love’ by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD A PDF of this sermon can be found be clicking here: http://stjohnsbaptistchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/9-30-2018-Year-B-James-3-and-4-WISE-OR-OTHERWISE.pdf ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ This past […]

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Show and Tell

September 16, 2018 – Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Sermon Series: Actively Faithful Faithfully Active Living: Learning to Live by Characteristics of God’s Spirit of Love Sermon: Show and Tell Scripture: James 2:14-20; Mark 8:34-36 Pay attention to your desires – what you want – for people believe what they want […]

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