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Sermons from Christ United Methodist Church Farmers Branch

Sermon Series: “Breaking Bad (Ways of Being)”

Text: Luke 12:1-9 Sermon “Fillet of Soul” Jesus teaches the disciples not to fear those who can kill the body only, but he who can kill the soul. Living in fear rather than by faith when life breaks bad is … Continue reading

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Sermon: “The Gambler”

Sermon: Luke 10:38-42. “The Gambler” AKA “Jesus and Kenny Rogers walk into Martha’s Home….” Presented next directly after the Good Samaritan story where Jesus tells the lawyer to go and do, the Mary and Martha story offers another teaching, sometimes … Continue reading

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Preaching from the “Unpopular Text Collection:” The Laborers in the Vineyard

Matthew 20:1-16 Sermon: “LIFO, FIFO, EIEI-O” AKA “Good News and Bad News: Life’s Not Fair http://www.christ4u.org/christ4u/sermon_7_14_2013_9_00am

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Sermon: Freedom Is As Freedom Does AKA God and Country, The New Balance

The is the Independence Weekend Sermon. The Text is James 1:22-29. But be doers of the word, and not merely hearers who deceive themselves. For if any are hearers of the word and not doers,they are like those who look … Continue reading

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Sermon: “Great Balls of Fire”

Sermon: “Great Balls of Fire” AKA Elijah vs. Ahab and Baal K I Kings 18:22-39 http://www.christ4u.org/christ4u/service_6_16_2013_11_30am_christ_alive Christ Alive Band Sings Great Balls of Fire at 16:15 Sermon at 29:00

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Sermon: “What’s My Line?”

Sermon on Psalm 96 “What’s My Line?” AKA The historic Ronald Reagan, Paul Newman, Frank Zappa and United Methodist Church Sermon http://www.christ4u.org/christ4u/sermon_6_2_2013_9_00am____

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Easter Sermon: The Resurrection Claw

Text John 20:1-18 “the Resurrection Claw” AKA God’s Finishing Move http://www.christ4u.org/christ4u/easter_sunday_sermon_3_31_13

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