Covenant: Something on Which We Can Agree

The St. John’s Pulpit St. John’s Baptist Church    300 Hawthorne Lane    Charlotte, NC 28204 704.333.5428      www.stjohnsbaptistchurch.org COVENANT: SOMETHING ON WHICH WE CAN AGREE Deuteronomy 26:16-19 and Matthew 28:18-20 Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost, September 15, 2019 by Senior Minister, Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD A WORD ABOUT WORSHIP TODAY: Beginning today, our worship this autumn will […]

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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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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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Religious Work

Sunday, September 2, 2018 – Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost Religious Work Scripture: James 1:17-27 This sermon is the sfirst of five in a series entitled: “Actively Faithful Faithfully Active Living: Learning to Live by Characteristics of God’s Spirit of Love” Proclaimer: Rev. Dennis W. Foust, PhD Click here to download this sermon in PDF format. ___________________________________________ You […]

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Images of God

Sunday, August 19, 2018 – Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost IMAGES OF GOD Scripture: Genesis 1:26-27 & Mark 12:13-17 Proclaimer: The Rev. Lee Gray, Minister for Youth & Young Adults Click here to download this sermon in PDF format. ___________________________________________________________________ About a month ago, some of our youth went to Unidiversity Summer Camp. At that camp […]

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To Be a Spiritually Renewing Church

Amidst the hillsides and farms of southern Indiana, sets St. Meinrad Archabbey. Dr. Bill Leonard guided my second visit to St. Meinrad, in 1982. My first journey to St. Meinrad was seven years earlier, as a university student majoring in religion. Our professor took us there for a three-day spiritual retreat with Benedictine monks. I […]

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