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Sermons by The Rev. Ben Wulpi

Sermons by The Rev. Ben Wulpi

May 16: The Gospel of Love

The Thessalonian church seems to have been as confused about love as our world is today with too much selfish love (excessive physical pleasure for ourselves, and insufficient practical care for ourselves and others). Readings from this service: 1 Peter …

April 18: The Gospel of Gentleness

Paul contends for the authenticity of their ministry (perhaps it was questioned or he knew they would be criticized soon). Part of the power of the gospel in them is their willingness to work hard, and love gently, even when …

Mar. 21: The Afflicted Servant

The mission of the Servant is completed as he suffers and bears our sins as a substitute, and in this he fulfills the will of God. Even in his suffering, he is victorious because God’s will has been accomplished. Readings …

Feb. 28: The Savior Servant

The Servant speaks and takes up his mission. The Servant Israel (a true representative) is to restore the nation Israel, but more than that, he will bring about God’s restoration and peace throughout the whole world. “It is too light …

Jan. 24: You’re Good Enough

Satan speaks out of both corners of his mouth. In this lie he wants us to settle for the idea that good people go to heaven… and we must be good right? When we accept this lie, we compare ourselves …

Nov. 29: Salvation Is Coming!

Rev. Ben Wulpi begins our new series for Advent, Prepare the Way of the Lord: The Ministry of John the Baptist. Using John the Baptist as a framework, we’ll explore what it means to prepare the way for the Lord …

Nov. 8: Faith in Money

It’s tempting to put our faith in money and things and to believe that through hard work, things will always get better in this world. Readings from this service: James 4: 13–5: 6 Psalm 19: 9-11 Matthew 6: 19-24…

Nov. 1: Humble Faith

James continues his point that worldly passions cause human conflict and draw us away from God. He uses the word humble several times in the context of peace with God and people. Readings from this service: James 4: 1-12 Psalm …

Sept. 20: A Just Church for an Unjust World

God calls us to be agents of His justice in the world, and to live out the Gospel in a way that reflects God’s heart for justice. This includes concern and advocacy for the poor and marginalized, seeking righteousness for …