Sermons by Rev. Fred Steinberg

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Sermon preached at Gold Canyon United Methodist Church in Gold Canyon, Arizona on February 17, 2019 by Rev. Fred A. Steinberg

Second Chances: Renew Your Mind

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When we do something wrong we might say, “What was I thinking?”  So we commit to do differently.  Next time will be different.  But we find ourselves doing the same thing again and again.  How do we use 2nd chances wisely? Sermon preached at Gold Canyon United Methodist Church in Gold Canyon, Arizona on January […]

Mary’s Curve Ball

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Life sends us curve balls. We lose our job. Our spouse dies. We file for bankruptcy. We get a divorce. We are hurt in a severe accident. A child becomes addicted to drugs. The list goes on and on. Mary the mother of Jesus was thrown a curve ball when the angel tells her that she will give birth to the son of God. Her reaction to Gabriel’s curve ball is a helpful example of how we might react.

Expected: Belonging

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God loves us more deeply than most of us can imagine. We intellectually understand that God loves us but the Apostle Paul uses imagery that helps us understand the deepest depths of his love. You may feel that you are unlovable but God declares otherwise.

Expected: Do We Stay or Do We Go?

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Signs of quitting are everywhere…a half read book placed back on the bookshelf, a car jacked up on blocks rusting away, a diet which was abandoned or a faith that has grown cold. The Christmas story deals with the issue of giving up. Zechariah and Elizabeth were close to giving up in their old age when a surprising event changed everything. Instead their waiting paid off.