Sermons by Rev. Dr. Robert Collins

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February 17, 2019: “Choose Love”

“Choose Love” John describes love as the central characteristic of God. For John, Knowing God means knowing love. Choosing love is more than a bumper sticker; it’s an action that carries the potential of change to the world. Scripture: 1 John 4:7-11

February 10, 2019: “The Power of Light”

‘The Power of Light’ Light is a powerful thing. It heats our world, it feeds our plant life, and it melts the snow (we hope). John calls God light, so much so that darkness is completely absent. What does this mean for our lives and the way we follow Christ? Join us as we think […]

Nov. 25, 2018: “Not From This World”


When Jesus encounters Pontius Pilate it’s the first time he collides with a truly distinct culture from that of Judaism. But it is this meeting that revealed the universal nature of Jesus’ ministry, kingdom, and truth. Come explore the ways that God’s kingdom is not from this world and why that’s a good thing!

Nov. 18, 2018: “Lifted From the Ash Heap”


Jesus’ words in Mark paint a scary picture of apocalyptic fashion, but they are actually words of hope. Sometimes it is only after the tough days that something new and beautiful can be born. Hannah’s song is a wonderful testimony of her experiencing this very truth. Her song interprets the callous world through her own […]

Nov. 4, 2018: “An Act of True Love”


Ruth had every reason to abandon Naomi. She could have gone back to her family, to her home town. She could have started over. Ruth chose to stay and exhibit an act of true love. Together we’ll explore the calling of divine love and how it breaks down boundaries.

Oct. 28, 2018: “Jesus Stood Still”


What could be so compelling, so important that it would cause Jesus to stop in his tracks on the way to Jerusalem? Apparently a blind beggar. It’s time that we all look around and start seeing the orld around us. Chances are there is something worth standing still for!