Coppertop Sermons

Give A…

Sermon preached  July 20, 2014 (Creation Care Sunday at our church)

Texts: Romans 8:12-25


Listen again to some of the words of Paul from Romans 8, this time rendered by Eugene Peterson in his translation/paraphrase The Message.  The created world itself can hardly wait for what’s coming next.  Everything in creation is being more or

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Sow What

Sermon preached July 13, 2014

Texts: Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23


Miles Davis, “So What”

People who know jazz almost instantly recognize this song from the moment it begins.  You can hear it’s title in the notes – “So What.”  The minute the trumpet sounds, if you are a jazz aficionado, you know that

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Sermon preached   June 29, 2014

Texts: Matthew 10:40-42


I don’t know why I have never thought of it before, but this Sunday’s sermon has an all-purpose sermon title – “Something.”  It answers the question – “What are you going to preach about?” – something.  It gives people a good response to the sermon – “Wasn’t

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