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Who’s Missing?

12th of August 2018

Who’s Missing? Rev. Doris Cowan Faith Presbyterian Church 1 Samuel 16:1,6-13 & Psalm 133 – August 12, 2018 I’d like to talk to you today about church – the church as denomination – Presbyterian Church USA – and Faith Presbyterian Church – my spiritual home for many years! Baptized in a German Lutheran church – […]


Truth…Or Consequences

3rd of June 2018

Truth…Or Consequences Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 8:31-32, Ephesians 4:25-32  – June 3, 2018 This morning we are going to tackle the subject of truth. One of you recommended a sermon on the subject of truth, which, in all honesty, is kind of a broad topic. The danger in taking a topic […]


A String Around Your Finger

27th of May 2018

The String Around Your Finger Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 14:18-34 – May 27, 2018 As you can imagine, this leave-taking is a nostalgic time for me and I find myself doing a lot of remembering. In fact, most of the sermon on June 10th will be about things I remember, things […]


A Sheep of Your Own Fold

22nd of April 2018

A Sheep of Your Own Fold Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church Psalm 23 – April 22, 2018 Psalm 23 is the most requested scripture at a funeral and I am always impressed when I look out at a congregation so diverse, a congregation that includes Christians and non-Christians, young and old, people from […]


Breaking and Entering

8th of April 2018

Breaking and Entering Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 20:19-31 – April 8, 2018 Well. Here we are. It is the Sunday after Easter. We are still waiting for Spring. It is a bit of a let down, isn’t it? After all, last Sunday the church was full, we had the sound of […]


The Last Laugh

1st of April 2018

The Last Laugh Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 19:1-16 – Easter April 1, 2018 One of our most esteemed Protestant theologians, the German Jurgen Moltmann, believed that at Easter we should hear the “laughing of the redeemed, the dancing of the liberated. Even in the days of Protestant orthodoxy”, he said, “Easter […]


Orientation

27th of March 2018

Orientation Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church Psalm 24 – Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018 Snow in late March? Who can believe it? Our first daffodils and hyacinths, those harbingers of Spring, have been shocked by frozen whiteness. We don’t expect snow this late in the year. The snow is disorienting, is it not? […]


The Blessing of the Light

25th of February 2018

The Blessing of the Light Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 8:12-20 – 25 February 2018   “I am the light of the world”. During the Feast of the Tabernacles, Jesus is again in the temple. The Feast of the Tabernacles, also known as the Festival of Booths or Sukkoth is one of […]


The Blessing of the Gate

18th of February 2018

The Blessing of the Gate Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 10:1-10 – 18 February 2018 “I am the gate. Whoever enters by me will be saved, and will come in and go out and find pasture.” (John 10:9) During Lent this year we will be considering who Jesus says he is. As […]


How the Light Gets In

11th of February 2018

How the Light Gets In Rev. Christa Fuller Burns Faith Presbyterian Church John 9:1-41 – 11 February 2018 I read an article recently about the actor, Mickey Rourke in which Mr. Rourke talked about his trouble childhood. His father was abusive and Rourke took his desire to defeat of his father out on others, becoming […]