SERMONS

Zumbro's pastors have made their sermons available to read online. Below is a list of the 2014 worship sermons. Click the sermon title to view the sermon in .pdf format, suitable for printing. If you would rather listen to a sermon, please click the  next to the sermon title.

2014 Worship Sermons

Sermon Title Date Bible Verse Given By Occasion
The Gift of Praise December 28, 2014 Luke 2:22-40 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
The Soul Felt Its Worth December 24, 2014   Pastor Vern Christopherson Christmas Eve
Life, Interrupted December 21, 2014 Luke 1:26-38 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Seeing in the Dark December 14, 2014 John 1:6-8, 19-28 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Making Room December 7, 2014 Isaiah 40:1-11 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
This Too Shall Pass November 30, 2014 Mark 13:24-37 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
Anonymous Christians November 23, 2014 Matthew 25:31-46 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Learning to Give November 16, 2014 Luke 6:37-38, 43-49 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Practicing Generosity November 9, 2014 Acts 2:42-47 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Finding Our Storm Home November 2, 2014 Matthew 5:1-12 Pastor Vern Christopherson All Saints Day
Building Bridges with Those of a Different Faith October 26, 2014 Acts 17:16-32 Pastor Vern Christopherson 40 Days: Building Bridges 6
Building Bridges With Those of a Different Economic Status October 19, 2014 Luke 19:1-10 Pastor Shelley Cunningham 40 Days: Building Bridges 5
Building Bridges With Those Who Have Left Church Behind October 12, 2014 Luke 14:15-24 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner 40 Days: Building Bridges 4
Building Bridges With Those of Different Political Convictions October 5, 2014 Matthew 22:15-22 Pastor Vern Christopherson 40 Days: Building Bridges 3
Building Bridges With Those of a Different Generation September 28, 2014 1 Samuel 3:1-21 Pastor Lisa Kipp 40 Days: Building Bridges 2
Why Is It So Important to Build Bridges? September 21, 2014 Ephesians 2:11-22 Pastor Vern Christopherson 40 Days: Building Bridges 1
To Err is Human September 14, 2014 Matthew 18:21-35 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
A Healing Place for a Hurting World September 7, 2014 Matthew 18:15-20 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Actions Speak Louder Than Words August 31, 2014 Matthew 16:21-28 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
Faith Formation on the Fly August 24, 2014 Matthew 16:13-20 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Angry Faith August 17, 2014 Matthew 15:21-28 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Into the Storm August 10, 2014 Matthew 14:22-33 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
What Is It That Satisfies You? August 3, 2014 Isaiah 55:1-11 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
God's Foolish Kingdom July 27, 2014 Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
Weed Control July 20, 2014 Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Scattered Promises July 13, 2014 Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
The Yoke of Freedom July 6, 2014 Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
We Can't Wait to Welcome You June 29, 2014 Matthew 10:40-42 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
What's the Worst That Could Happen? June 22, 2014 Matthew 10:24-39 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Will Any God Do? June 15, 2014 Matthew 28:16-20 Pastor Vern Christopherson Holy Trinity
People of the Second Wind June 8, 2014 Acts 2:1-21 Pastor Vern Christopherson Pentecost
Can Prayer Sustain a Community? June 1, 2014 John 17:1-11 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
No Act of Love is Ever Wasted May 25, 2014 John 14:15-21 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
An Anchor to Hold Us May 18, 2014 John 14:1-14 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Abundant Living May 11, 2014 John 10:1-10 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
Welcoming the Stranger May 4, 2014 Luke 24:13-35 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
More than Placeholders April 27, 2014 John 20:19-31 Pastor Shelley Cunningham Confirmation
Known By the Scars April 27, 2014 John 20:19-31 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
The Day the Earth Shook April 20, 2014 Matthew 28:1-10 Pastor Vern Christopherson Easter
Unavoidable April 18, 2014 John 18&19 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner Good Friday
Love in Action April 17, 2014 John 13:1-17, 34-35 Pastor Shelley Cunningham Maundy Thursday
Who Is This? April 13, 2014 Matthew 21:1-11 Pastor Lisa Kipp Palm Sunday
Running on Empty April 6, 2014 Ezekiel 37:1-14 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
How Is Your Sight? March 30, 2014 John 9:1-41 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
How Did I End Up Here? March 23, 2014 John 4:5-26 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
Being Wrong March 16, 2014 John 3:1-17 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
What's Been Tempting You Lately? March 9, 2014 Matthew 4:1-11 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Moments With Jesus March 2, 2014 Matthew 17:1-9 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Underdog Power February 23, 2014 1 Samuel 17:1-11, 32-37 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner and Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
Building Bridges of Understanding and Peace February 16, 2014 Matthew 5:21-26 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Beyond Tolerance February 9, 2014 Matthew 5:13-20 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
The Gift of Uncertainty February 2, 2014 Matthew 28:16-20 Pastor Shelley Cunningham  
Is it True? January 26, 2014 Mark 9:17-29 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
The Strange Silence of God January 19, 2014 Psalm 13 Pastor Lisa Kipp  
Does God Really Care About Me? January 12, 2014 Matthew 3:13-17 Pastor Vern Christopherson  
Never the Same Journey Twice January 5, 2014 Matthew 2:1-12 Pastor Jason Bryan-Wegner  
         


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