Sermons by Pastor Marc Goodwin

John: Double-Crossed, Single Cross

John 13:21-38 There are conflicting reports about how the captain of the Titanic, Edward Smith, handled himself when it became clear that the ship was sinking that fateful night in April of 1912. The director of the now-famous movie version of the story apparently believed the accounts that said Smith froze under the enormity of […]

A Spirit-Inspired Lullaby

Last Sunday, on Labor Day weekend, we opened the Word of God, cover to cover, and learned together about work–God’s design of it, how it’s been complicated by sin, and how God redeems it. This Sunday, as a follow-up, we are going to see what God has to say about rest. Tucked away in the […]

Nehemiah: Commitment Issues

Nehemiah 10 Many of us struggle to make commitments, whether it’s commitment to an employer, a diet, or a significant other. We may feel tempted to think of commitment in negative terms, as if we’re “closing doors,” “boxing ourselves in,” or “eliminating options.” But, as we will see in Nehemiah 10, when it comes to […]