Showing posts from January, 2023

Sunday, January 29th: "Thank God for Blessings"

Watch the Sermon here First United Presbyterian Church “Thank God for Blessings” Rev. Amy Morgan January 29, 2023 Micah 6:1-8 Hear what the Lord says:    Rise, plead your case before the mountains,    and let the hills hear your voice. Hear, you mountains, the controversy of the Lord,    and you enduring foundations of the earth; for the Lord has a controversy with his people,    and he will contend with Israel. ‘O my people, what have I done to you?    In what have I wearied you? Answer me! For I brought you up from the land of Egypt,    and redeemed you from the house of slavery; and I sent before you Moses,    Aaron, and Miriam. O my people, remember now what King Balak of Moab devised,    what Balaam son of Beor answered him, and what happened from Shittim to Gilgal,    that you may know the saving acts of the Lord.’ ‘With what shall I come before the Lord,    and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before him with burnt-offerings,    with calves a year old? Will the Lord b

Sunday, January 22nd, 2023: "Thank God for Repentance"

Watch the sermon here First United Presbyterian Church “Thank God for Repentance” Rev. Amy Morgan January 22, 2023 Isaiah 9:1-4   But there will be no gloom for those who were in anguish. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he will make glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness— on them light has shined. You have multiplied the nation,    you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you    as with joy at the harvest,    as people exult when dividing plunder. For the yoke of their burden,    and the bar across their shoulders,    the rod of their oppressor,    you have broken as on the day of Midian. Matthew 4:12-23   Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the lake, in the territory of

Sunday, January 15th, 2023: "Thank God for You"

Watch the Sermon Here First United Presbyterian Church “Thank God for You” Rev. Amy Morgan January 15, 2023 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, 2 To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, together with all those who in every place call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord and ours: 3 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 4 I give thanks to my God always for you because of the grace of God that has been given you in Christ Jesus, 5 for in every way you have been enriched in him, in speech and knowledge of every kind-- 6 just as the testimony of Christ has been strengthened among you-- 7 so that you are not lacking in any spiritual gift as you wait for the revealing of our Lord Jesus Christ. 8 He will also strengthen you to the end, so that you may be blameless on the day of our Lord Jesus Christ. 9