Sermons by Rev. Emily Riley Campbell

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Running on Empty? – Upper Room

Are you running on empty?  These days, we work hard and push ourselves to meet so many demands that we often don’t give ourselves time to refill our physical or spiritual gas tanks.  And what happens?  We physically and emotionally run out of gas.  We no longer have the energy, the desire, and even the actual ability […]

Running on Empty? – Sanctuary

Are you running on empty?  These days, we work hard and push ourselves to meet so many demands that we often don’t give ourselves time to refill our physical or spiritual gas tanks.  And what happens?  We physically and emotionally run out of gas.  We no longer have the energy, the desire, and even the actual ability to […]

Hope in the Dark – Upper Room

As we conclude our sermon series on Hope with “Hope in the Dark,” we look at the fact that hope is a gift from God, and that gift is based on prayer.  Sometimes we go through life asking for answers to prayers, but we don’t, in fact, really expect anything in response.  We just ask […]

Hope in the Dark – Sanctuary

As we conclude our sermon series on Hope with “Hope in the Dark,” we look at the fact that hope is a gift from God, and that gift is based on prayer.  Sometimes we go through life asking for answers to prayers, but we don’t, in fact, really expect anything in response.  We just ask […]

True Hope, Not Hype – Upper Room

Many things are excessively hyped today — movies, storms, sports events, sales…  The hype often affects our actions in response to do something — act/participate/watch/fear… But in truth, most things do not live up to their hype, and we feel let down.  Then there are the things that do NOT get excessively hyped, but rather are […]

True Hope, Not Hype – Sanctuary

Many things are excessively hyped today — movies, storms, sports events, sales…  The hype often affects our actions in response to do something — act/participate/watch/fear… But in truth, most things do not live up to their hype, and we feel let down.  Then there are the things that do NOT get excessively hyped, but rather are […]

Unshakable Hope – Upper Room

The first in our series of three sermons on the topic of hope addresses the idea of Unshakable Hope.  That is, the hope that is based on the promises God made in the Bible.  What does it mean to build your life on the promises of God?  We see throughout the Bible that God made […]

Unshakable Hope – Sanctuary

The first in our series of three sermons on the topic of hope addresses the idea of Unshakable Hope.  That is, the hope that is based on the promises God made in the Bible.  What does it mean to build your life on the promises of God?  We see throughout the Bible that God made […]