Sermons by Rev. Emily Riley Campbell

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Unity in Variety – Upper Room

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Today, we looked at how we, as Christians, are stronger when we are working together in unity.  Pastor Emily pointed out that our strength comes through community with others, and that while we are all unique individuals with gifts that have been given to each of us, each person works in compliment with others within one body of Christ.  Today’s society works […]

Serving Out of Strength – Sanctuary

Today’s message, “Serving Out of Strength,” comes from the Parable of the Talents, as told in Matthew 25:14-30.  The story is about 3 servants who were given different amounts of money by their master.  Two of them used the money to double the investment, which pleased their master, while one of them, afraid of the […]

Talents in Action – Sanctuary

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As we continue looking at topics based on the book “Living Your Strengths” we focus on our talents in action.  People today have the opportunity to learn the stories of faith from scripture.  These stories, particularly the story of Moses, show just that everyone of us have a choice on what we will focus on […]

The Gifts You Carry – Upper Room

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This Sunday begins our  sermon series that pairs up with our Bible studies on Living Your Strengths.  We’re starting by identifying the gifts we already carry, and acknowledging that our lives were designed by God for a purpose.  To find that purpose, we must first identify our own talents are.  From there, we can determine how to use the gifts to the glory of […]

The Gifts You Carry – Sanctuary

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This Sunday begins our  sermon series that pairs up with our Bible studies on Living Your Strengths.  We’re starting by identifying the gifts we already carry, and acknowledging that our lives were designed by God for a purpose.  To find that purpose, we must first identify our own talents are.  From there, we can determine how to use the gifts to the glory […]

God’s Gifts: Patience – Upper Room

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This week we are looking at Patience, one of God’s Gifts.  People have many opportunities to exercise patience–waiting for trains or long lines, waiting for time to pass, waiting for events to occur.  These are things that cause us stress, and those stresses can build up and boil over when they become overwhelming, so they are definitely good places to […]

God’s Gifts: Patience – Sanctuary

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This week we are looking at Patience, one of God’s Gifts.  People have many opportunities to exercise patience–waiting for trains or long lines, waiting for time to pass, waiting for events to occur.  These are things that cause us stress, and those stresses can build up and boil over when they become overwhelming, so they are definitely good places to […]

God’s Gifts: Kindness – Upper Room

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We are continuing to look at God’s Gifts this week as we look at the concept of Kindness – what it is, and how it we show it to others.  We know we are called to be kind to one another, as children of God.  But what does this mean?  Rev. Campbell explores this concept with us.  […]

God’s Gifts: Kindness – Sanctuary

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We are continuing to look at God’s Gifts this week as we look at the concept of Kindness – what it is, and how it we show it to others.  We know we are called to be kind to one another, as children of God.  But what does this mean?  Rev. Campbell explores this concept with us.  […]