Into the Wilderness

Luke 4:1-15 January 28, 2018 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott Winter in western NY can be harsh.  Even in a fairly mild winter, there will be days when the wind scours your skin and the cold burrows into your bones, when you walk with creaks and clackings, a brittle skeleton of living icicles.  When … More Into the Wilderness

Our Spiritual Attic

Luke 3:23-38 January 21, 2018 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott No matter how old we get, no matter how far from childhood we’ve come, family always seems to be with us.  And I don’t mean it in a physical sense like they’re always dropping in with a car full of luggage to disrupt your … More Our Spiritual Attic

The Most Holy Contest

Luke 3 and 6 January 14, 2018 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott Today is a 3 for the price of 1 Day! Instead of getting just one measly sermon for your money this morning, you will also get a little bible study and a church history lesson complete with visual aids. And by the … More The Most Holy Contest

Are You Saved?

Luke 2:21-35 January 7, 2018 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott A young man once climbed to the top of the bell tower of the local Episcopal church hoping to impress his girlfriend with his courage but to his embarrassment, he got stuck up there and couldn’t get down. Seeing the rector passing by below, … More Are You Saved?