Coppertop Sermons

Thin Places

Sermon preached August 26, 2012

Texts: I Kings 8:1,6,10-11, 22-30, 41-43

I am now in my eighth year as pastor at First UMC, though it is all our first year together as the new First United Methodist Church which includes Chester Park United Methodist Church. Anyway, there were some interesting things I noticed early

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Just Goes To My Hips

Sermon preached August 19, 2012

Texts: John 6:51-58

You are an astute group of people so I am sure you notice that people tend to have different body types. We tend to carry our weight differently, and if we have some extra, we store it differently. Some folks carry a bit more weight in

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Genuine Imitation

Sermon preached August 12, 2012

Texts: Ephesians 4:25-5:2

Genuine Imitation – An odd combination of words. I googled the phrase just to see what might be out there. I found out that some other preacher entitled one of his sermons “genuine imitation.” I had already published the title so I did not feel I

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Mirror, Mirror

Sermon preached August 5, 2012

Texts: II Samuel 11:26-12:15a

I am still in re-entry mode from our vacation, and that is a good thing. It means we genuinely vacationed. Thanks to all of you for your graciousness in making that possible. Thanks to Velda and all the music staff. Thanks to Linda for all

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