Past Sunday Messages
Matthew

John the Baptist is a colorful character in the Scriptures. More importantly, though, we’ve now jumped ahead 30 years from the time of Herod to see how this Prophet is going to handle the authorities of the day. Matthew 3 : 1 – 12 In those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the Desert […]

Matthew
During the time of King Herod – Matthew 2:1-23
July 19, 2020

While the first chapter of Matthew is dedicated to the long-term fulfillment of God’s mission through Jesus Christ, and the full identity of who the Messiah is, the second chapter deals with the wider expression of God’s character to the gentile world that will have to deal with this king who has been born. Matthew […]

Matthew
From the Holy Spirit – Matthew 1:18-25
July 12, 2020

When Matthew begins his Gospel, he starts with the genealogies and moves quickly into the birth of Jesus. And, without the nostalgia glasses on from December and all of the traditions we surround ourselves with (this message was delivered in July), what kind of new questions can we see Matthew answering in these very familiar […]

Matthew
The Primer for Matthew – Matthew 1:1-17
July 5, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons We’re beginning a new series that is examining, verse by verse, the Gospel of Matthew.  The opening of Matthew is almost always associated with the Christmas season, but is that right?  After all, the first words we see when beginning the New Testament are the words of all the […]

Galatians
Racism
June 25, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was originally delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata, and midway through the message, the recording failed.  In response, this extended video was made.) […]

Judges
Imperfection
June 14, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.) This message serves as a primer for the entire book of Judges, and what a people […]

Isaiah
Peace
June 7, 2020

 Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons · Peace Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.) Pastor Paul speaks about an ancient crisis […]

Philippians
Contentment
June 2, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.) The message this week comes from one of the most famous passages in all of the […]

Revelation
Revelation
May 24, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.) The Book of Revelation makes for a fascinating read for Christians, an unparalleled study for ministers, […]

Genesis
Salvation
May 10, 2020

Hopeland United Methodist Church Sunday Sermons (For reference, this message was delivered during Hopeland United Methodist’s drive-in church service during the coronavirus pandemic. This was done via FM radio at the Horst Auction Center on Durlach Road in Ephrata.) The story of Abraham, Sarah, and the slave Hagar is a story about children and salvation […]

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