Sermons – Lansdowne UMC
By David Jacobson
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Sermons from Lansdowne UMC in Lansdowne, Maryland.
||CleanThe Christmas Present||A Sermon for Christmas Eve, 2017, based on Luke 2:11-12 What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever gotten? When I was a little boy, I thought that pretty much every Christmas gift that wasn’t a video game or at least a toy was the worst Chris||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOvershadowed||A Sermon for December 24, 2017, based on Luke 1:26-38 Have you ever found yourself in way over your head? I know this is probably silly compared to some of your experiences, but it felt like a really big deal to me at the time. I played trumpet in the||12/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTestify to the Light||A Sermon for December 17, 2017 based on John 1:6-9 When I was in middle school, our family had a vacation. At some point we made our way to a cave– we’ve been to several caves, but I can’t remember which one it was. We entered the cave via an ele||12/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGet Your Feet Wet||I’d like to speak this morning from the title: Get your feet wet Last week we spoke about Joshua, and how one thing that set him apart for leadership of the people of Israel was that he was filled with the spirit of wisdom. Wisdom was a primary trait||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWalking on water: Reflections from a first-timer||Walking on water: Reflections from a first-timer A Sermon for August 13, 2017 on Matthew 14:22-33 Thanks for inviting me here this morning. This really is a very interesting building you have here. We don’t really have anything like it where I’m fr||9/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKingdom Identity, Kingdom Walk||A Sermon for August 6, 2017 on Genesis 33:22-31 and Matthew 14:13-21 The disciples are ready to send the crowds away. Presumably they don’t want the hungry crowd to turn into a hungry mob. But Jesus quite casually suggests that the disciples don||8/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBut what about suffering?||A Sermon for July 30, 2017 on Romans 8:18-39 We’ve arrived in the last section of Romans 8. We’re at the climax of chapter 8– the climax of the climax of the letter. These are some of the most beautifully composed truths in the whole New Testamen||8/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Witness of the Spirit||A Sermon for July 23, 2017 on Romans 8:14-17 What evidence is there that God exists? Although some people take the existence of God for granted, for other people it’s not quite so simple. Broadly speaking, there are two types of evidence. The first i||7/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLife in the Spirit||A Sermon for July 16, 2017 on Romans 8:1-11 How do you form a child who will live a good, moral life? I imagine that the vast majority of parents at some point ask themselves this question. What can you do? Well, there is obviously a place for rules. B||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJekyll and Hyde||A Sermon for July 9, 2017 on Romans 7:14-25 We’re continuing in our sermon series on Romans. We’ve been talking about the amazing grace that God’s give to us. God’s ability to bring about complete transformation in someone’s life. We’ve bee||7/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|