I Was a Stranger

Matthew 25:31-35 March 19, 2017 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott The following is the spoken portion of a powerpoint presentation on refugee needs which I did as the sermon time. The slides and audio can be seen on the Union University Church Facebook page. [Slide — intro] These days, our nation is so polarized … More I Was a Stranger

It’s Working

Matthew 25:31-35 March 12, 2017 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott During the weeks of Lent, I am preaching on the social issues raised in the 25th chapter of Matthew and today I want to address Jesus’ call to feed the hungry and give water to the thirsty, which for the sake of simplicity, I … More It’s Working

Changed Hearts

Matthew 25:31-46 March 5, 2017 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott In the passage which I just read from the gospel of Matthew, Jesus describes the day of judgment in which the sheep are sorted from the goats with the sheep — those who were compassionate and cared about the vulnerable in society — earning … More Changed Hearts