Sermon

15 Nov Advent 2019

Advent at Calvary Presbyterian Church December 1: Zechariah's Song:  The Benedictus December 8:  Mary's Song:  The Magnificat (Advent Wreath-Making Event & Hanging of the Greens Following Worship) December 15:  Lessons & Carols December 22:  The Angels' Song:  Gloria Christmas Eve:  Candle Lighting Service with Communion, 7:30 p.m. Click here for more...

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10 Nov Walking Wet:  Hope in the River of Life

Walking Wet:  Hope in the River of Life Revelation 21-22 November 10, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church During this series we have moved from the chaotic waters of creation to the waters of baptism, from times of thirst and drought to times of deliverance from too much water,...

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06 Nov Walking Wet:  The Hospitality of Living Water

Walking Wet:  The Hospitality of Living Water John 4:5-30, 39-42, Acts 2:44-47 November 3, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church This morning we pick up our sermon series on water by revisiting the very familiar story of the meeting between Jesus and the Samaritan woman at the well.  Jesus...

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09 Oct The Rich Man & Lazarus

Calvary Presbyterian Church, Alexandria, VA Luke 16:19-31 September 29, 2019 [audio m4a="https://calvarypres.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Sept-29-2019-sermon.m4a"][/audio] Once upon a time there was a rich man – the most powerful man in the world, some said –who lived in a fine white mansion with manicured lawns. Kings, queens, presidents, prime ministers regularly joined him...

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22 Sep Walking Wet:  Thirst & Longing When Water is Absent

Walking Wet:  Thirst & Longing When Water is Absent Exodus 17:1-7 and Psalm 42:1-2 September 22, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church [audio m4a="https://calvarypres.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/9-22-19-sermon.m4a"][/audio] In the first two weeks of our Walking Wet series, we have looked at the watery chaos from which creation was birthed and at the life-giving...

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18 Sep Walking Wet:  The Life-Giving Waters of Baptism

Walking Wet:  The Life-Giving Waters of Baptism Matthew 3:1-6, 13-17 September 15, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church What comes to mind when I say the word “baptism”?  Baptism is practiced by all Christian churches, but we practice it in such different ways and for different reasons and under different...

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09 Sep Walking Wet: The Birthing Waters of Creation

Walking Wet:  The Birthing Waters of Creation Genesis 1:1-2:3 September 8, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church Click below to hear Sunday's Sermon! [audio m4a="https://calvarypres.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/9_8_19-Sermon.m4a"][/audio] This morning we embark on a new sermon series called, Walking Wet.  As you can probably guess, these sermons are all about water.  Perhaps you haven’t...

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03 Sep Malachi:  Because of God’s Love

Majoring on the Minors Malachi:  Because of God’s Love Malachi 3:1-4 and 4:1-6 September 1, 2019 M. Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church Eleven weeks ago, we started our summertime journey through the Minor Prophets, and today, we arrive at the twelfth and final one, the prophet Malachi.  Malachi writes 450 years...

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