Category Archives: Sermons

The Mighty Mustard Seed

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming today. Last week, we talked about how everyone here is a minister. We all have special gifts, which God has given us. We’re teachers. We’re builders. We’re people who listen and tell … Continue reading

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Everyone is a minister!

Note: you can watch a video of today’s message on FaceBook at https://fb.watch/fCV_5n9_52/ Good morning, Friends! It’s great to see you all again. Today I want to share a Scripture that we read a couple of weeks ago for our … Continue reading

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Time for all things

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming to worship today. I expect today a lot of our members are at the beach this weekend, or down at the lake, or up in the mountains. This weekend is the last … Continue reading

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You never miss the water till the well runs dry. . .

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all so much for coming today. It’s great to see everybody again! We got back from vacation this week. Someone in the meeting was kind enough to put a “Welcome Home” message on the church … Continue reading

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You are the light of the world

Good morning, Friends! Thanks for coming today. I hope you all found some way to stay cool during this past week. People here in North Carolina have a lot of favorite ways to say how hot it is in weather … Continue reading

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Quakers during the Revolution: the Quiet in the Land

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming today. It’s a holiday weekend. A lot of people are probably thinking more about hot dogs and fireworks than about church or even about what the holiday means. The 4th of July … Continue reading

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Jubilee

Good morning, Friends! We’ve got a kind of a perfect storm here today, with Father’s Day and some other things going on. I wasn’t sure what to preach on today. I thought about telling you about my father, Ed Brown. … Continue reading

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Faith, hope and love

Good morning, Friends! One of the greatest Christian writers of all time was a man named Augustine. He was a bishop in a small city in North Africa. Augustine wrote some of the most thought-provoking books the world has ever … Continue reading

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What it means to follow

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming today. Last week we talked about the difference between inheriting our religion, and being called by Christ. Back in Jesus’ day, almost everybody was a Jew, because their parents were Jews. And … Continue reading

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Called to follow

Good morning, Friends! Thank you all for coming today. On both of the last two Sundays, we welcomed new members into our meeting! We’re delighted to welcome these folks into our Springfield family. In a way, we feel that they … Continue reading

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