Sermons from November 2013

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Thankful Hope

Dorothy Churn LaPenta Hope Presbyterian Church Mitchellvile, MD 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time November 17, 2013 2 Thessalonians 3: 6-13 Isaiah 65: 17-25 “Anyone unwilling to work should not eat.” So before you latch on to this one sentence in today’s text, and start planning your positions against the welfare programs, let me assure you, […]

HURRY AND COME DOWN FROM THERE

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Those who were raised going to Sunday School must remember the story of Zacchaeus, the tax collector, who climbed a tree to see Jesus.  Once heard, it always becomes a favorite story. Zacchaeus was a “ wee little man.” Or was he? Actually, the Greek is not clear. The narration says that Zacchaeus  did indeed […]