Sermons by Pastor Newton Cowan

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The Answer is Yes

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Genesis 18:1-14   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) A Son Promised to Abraham and Sarah 18 The Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat at the entrance of his tent in the heat of the day. 2 He looked up and saw three men standing near him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent […]

“You give them something to eat”

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Exodus 16:2-15  New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 2 The whole congregation of the Israelites complained against Moses and Aaron in the wilderness. 3 The Israelites said to them, “If only we had died by the hand of the Lord in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the fleshpots and ate our fill of bread; for you have brought […]

Living in 2017 and Beyond

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Jeremiah 1:4-8   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Jeremiah’s Call and Commission 4 Now the word of the Lord came to me saying, 5 “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.” 6 Then I said, “Ah, Lord God! Truly I do not know […]

I Believe: Now What?

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Exodus 20:1-17  New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Ten Commandments 20 Then God spoke all these words: 2 I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; 3 you shall have no other gods before me. 4 You shall not make for yourself an idol, whether in the form of […]

I Believe in the Holy Catholic Church and the Communion of Saints

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Psalm 150 Praise for God’s Surpassing Greatness 1 Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary;     praise him in his mighty firmament! 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds;     praise him according to his surpassing greatness! 3 Praise him with trumpet sound;     praise him with lute and harp! 4 Praise him with tambourine and dance;     praise him with strings and […]

This I Believe: I Believe in Jesus….

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Psalm 121   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Assurance of God’s Protection A Song of Ascents. 1 I lift up my eyes to the hills—     from where will my help come? 2 My help comes from the Lord,     who made heaven and earth. 3 He will not let your foot be moved;     he who keeps you will not slumber. 4 He […]

Are You Convinced?

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Psalm 23   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Divine Shepherd A Psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. 2     He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters; 3     he restores my soul. He leads me in right paths     for his name’s sake. 4 Even though I walk […]

Stop Saying I Love You…..

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Psalm 131   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Song of Quiet Trust A Song of Ascents. Of David. 1 O Lord, my heart is not lifted up,     my eyes are not raised too high; I do not occupy myself with things     too great and too marvelous for me. 2 But I have calmed and quieted my soul,     like […]

What are we shouting for now?

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Psalm 118:1-2   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) A Song of Victory 1 O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;     his steadfast love endures forever! 2 Let Israel say,     “His steadfast love endures forever.” Psalm 118:19-29   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 19 Open to me the gates of righteousness,     that I may enter through them     and […]

To Die Is To Live

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Psalm 121   New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Assurance of God’s Protection A Song of Ascents. 1 I lift up my eyes to the hills—     from where will my help come? 2 My help comes from the Lord,     who made heaven and earth. 3 He will not let your foot be moved;     he who keeps you will not slumber. […]