Yearly Archives: 2018


Deep Feeling, Psalm 27

  Download Audio Download Text “Deep Feeling” Psalm 27 December 30, 2018 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn In our sermons on the Psalms of late we have noted that the Psalter features poems and hymns of different types. We have considered so far, a psalm of praise – in particular for God’s wonderful world […]


Counting on God, Psalm 62

Download Audio Download Text “Counting on God” Psalm 62 December 2, 1018 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn The psalm we are about to read is a wonderful specimen of what scholars call a “confidence” psalm, a confession of the psalmist’s faith in God. Last week we spoke of the Christian struggle with doubt; so […]


Grace and Reward, Philippians 3:7-11; Romans 14:10-12

Download Audio Download Text   Distinct but Inseparable Series, No. 11 “Grace and Reward” Philippians 3:7-11; Romans 14:10-12 November 4, 2018 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn   This morning we conclude this short series of sermons on matched pairs of biblical truth, strikingly different, if not virtually contrary biblical emphases, each requiring the other […]


Peace and Fear, various texts

  Download Audio Download Text 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 2 Corinthians 13:5-6 2 Timothy 1:8-13 2 Timothy 4:6-8 Revelation 3:14-16   Distinct but Inseparable Series, No. 10 “Peace and Fear” 1 Corinthians 9:24-27; 2 Corinthians 13:5-6; 2 Timothy 1:8-13; 4:6-8 Revelation 3:14-16 October 28, 2018 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn   In last week’s installment […]


Love and Hate, Matthew 5:43-48; 7:1-6; Revelation 2:4-7

  Download Audio Download Text   Distinct but Inseparable Series, No. 9 “Love and Hate” Matthew 5:43-48; 7:1-6; Revelation 2:4-7 October 21, 2018 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn In these sermons on matched pairs of biblical truth, we have been exploring how certain biblical teachings require their counterpart to maintain their biblical integrity. Whether […]


Women’s Ministry Fall Retreat 2018

  Download the 2018 Fall Retreat Guidebook   Dawn Darby, “A Faith Community” (Thursday, 10/11, 7:00pm) Download Audio   Dawn Darby, “Living in Community, Pt. 1” (Friday, 10/12, 9:30am) Download Audio   Dawn Darby, “Living in Community, Pt. 2 (Friday, 10/12, 6:30pm) Download Audio   Dawn Darby, “Challenges to Community” (Saturday, 10/13, 9:15am) Download Audio