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SERMONS

ADMIRAL
UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

LATEST SERMON CURRENTLY AVAILABLE

October 27: Endowing An Enduring Center of Gravity 
Acts 5:1-11

"How is it that you have contrived this deed in your heart?
You did not lie to us but to God!”
 (v.4)



ADVENT SERMON SERIES

Co-creating with God


- hope -
December 1: Watching for the Kingdom Coming

Luke 21:25-35

"Be on guard so that your hearts are not weighed down.” (v.34)


- peace -
December 8: Following the Call of Spirit

Luke 3:1-6

"The voice of one crying out in the wilderness:
‘Prepare the way of the Lord
...'” (v.4)


- joy -
December 15: Listening for the Good News

Luke 3:7-18

"the people were filled with expectation...” (v.15)


- love -
December 22: Ready to Bear the Light

Luke 1:39-45 & 46-55

"And Mary said, 'My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior...'” (v.46,47)


CHRISTMASTIDE

- Christ -
December 24: Gathering in the House of the Lowly

Luke 2:1-20

"So [the shepherds] went with haste and found Mary and Joseph,
and the child lying in the manger." (v.16)


December 29: Gathering in the House of the Lord

Luke 2: 41-52

"After three days they found [Jesus] in the temple, sitting among the teachers,
​​​​​​​listening to them and asking them questions” (v.46)



RECENT SERMON SERIES

Becoming Distinctly Christian

During this series we utilized worship not only for prayer and praise, but also to focus on God's call on Admiral Church to serve the North Admiral community.


October 6: Establishing A Distinctly Christian Community

Acts 2:37-42

"So those who welcomed [the] message were baptized, and...devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers."
(v.41,42)​​​​​​​


October 20: Preparing A Counter-Cultural Community 

Acts 4:34-31

"When they had prayed, the place in which they were gathered together was shaken; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God with boldness." (v.31)


October 27: Endowing An Enduring Center of Gravity 
Acts 5:1-11

"How is it that you have contrived this deed in your heart?
You did not lie to us but to God!”
 (v.4)


November 3: Remembering Our Dead to Remember to Live

Acts 5:33-40

"..if [their] plan or...undertaking is of human origin, it will fail; but if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them—in that case you may even be found fighting against God!” (v.38,39)​​​​​​​


November 10: Role Clarity and Missional Success

Acts 6:1-7

"Therefore, friends, select from among yourselves seven [in] good standing, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may appoint to this task, while we, for our part, will devote ourselves to prayer and to serving the word.” (v.3,4)


November 17: Intent on Receiving and Feeling the Spirit

Acts 8:14-24

"[Peter and John] went down and prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit
...[then] laid their hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit
.” (v.15,17)


November 24: Willing to Speak the Words of God

Acts 8:26-37

"Then Philip began to speak, and...proclaimed...the good news about Jesus.” (v.35)