Living in Covenant

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, June 5, 2016 The sermon text this morning is from Hosea, chapter 2, verse 14. Mikayla just read it to us a moment ago and it goes like this: Therefore I will now allure her And bring her into the wilderness, And speak tenderly […]

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The High Price of Vegetables

A sermon given by Rev. Nancy Thellman on Sunday, May 29, 2016 Before we get too deep into the theological weeds of this story from First Kings, I have a confession to make. And that is, I’m worried that I may now be more county commissioner than pastor. Because quite frankly, after reading the text for […]

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What is a Prophet?

Sermon starts at the 3:20 mark on the audio bar below. A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, May 22, 2016 Have you ever tried to start a fire in the rain? Have you ever tried to coax a flame out of wet wood? Dwight Hilpman, I’m sure you have done […]

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At Pentecost

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, May 15, 2016 This is a sermon that Eleanor prepared and put together and because laryngitis has come to her, I am the one preaching it. This is truly a dialogue sermon without my partner, my thoughts and Eleanor’s thoughts, it’s a shared product. […]

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Heaven on Earth

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, April 24, 2016 Have you ever awaken from a dream so powerful, so vivid, that you were sure it was real? That this really happened to you? That you were really there? Ok. This is a spoiler alert. If you haven’t seen this movie, […]

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Who Wants to be a Follower?

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, April 17, 2016 Is there anything that stirs your heart like hearing the voice from one you love? My heart was stirred this last week. I was taking a nap on the living room couch. In that half-asleep/ half-awake in-between state, suddenly I heard […]

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Fishy Story

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Sunday, April 10, 2016   Peter fished all night long. He caught nothing.  I love this story. And not just because it’s about Peter. It’s about fishing. Anyone who loves to fish gets this story. Peter fished all night long and caught nothing. That’s how […]

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Today’s sermon takes a look at what Thomas did do and what Thomas did believe, not the contrary. In this sermon, I’m asking how Thomas might, in fact, inspire us to have faith some 2000 years later. I think Thomas is one of the most interesting and most real of the disciples. He fascinates me, […]

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Easter is a Verb

A sermon given by Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey on Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016 We have been born anew to a living hope through the resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ, proclaims the author of First Peter. What an amazing text of scripture to inspire us on this Easter Sunday morning! Born anew to […]

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