What We Have Left Undone

Matthew 21:28-32 February 24, 2019    Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott I come to you today as the Reverend Laurie DeMott, a graduate of Colgate Rochester Divinity School, and the pastor of this church since 1983, but if it weren’t for a decision I made in the fall of 1975, for one thing that I … More What We Have Left Undone

The Mustard Seed

Leviticus 19:19 Matthew 13:31-32 Feb 17, 2019 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott Did you ever have an argument with your teenager and wished there was something in the Bible to help you? Perhaps you should have turned to chapter 19 of Leviticus and read this scripture to your rebellious child: God says, “You shall … More The Mustard Seed

The Kingdom of God

Matthew 13:44-46 February 10, 2019 Union University Church Reverend Laurie DeMott I want you to imagine for a moment that you are on the game show, “Let’s Make a Deal.” The host has just called your name to “Come on down!” and so you run down the aisle and if you are in good ‘Let’s … More The Kingdom of God

Still a Little Bit Silly

Introduction: The past few weeks, I have been preaching not only on the words of the Bible but on the words of my great-niece Leona and here is the story again. On December 28th, my sister’s five year old granddaughter, Leona climbed into my sister’s bed and declared, “In three more days, it will be … More Still a Little Bit Silly