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Posts tagged "Jesus"
Happy Birthday Teenage Jesus

Happy Birthday Teenage Jesus

Andrew Harris preaches the Hancock Church sermon “Happy Birthday Teenage Jesus”. December 27, 2015 – Luke 2:41-52 https://youtu.be/iudDMyhH2WU
From the Inside Out

From the Inside Out

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “From the Inside Out”. August 16, 2015 – John 6:51-58 https://youtu.be/clWGZdvp9d4
Plenty for All

Plenty for All

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Plenty for All” and asks “What’s Next for Hancock?” July 26, 2015 – John 6:1-21 https://youtu.be/3pfCGW3h408

Becoming Other-Wise

Hancock Church Sermon Rev. Paul Shupe February 3, 2013 Luke 4:21-30   This is the conclusion of the story begun last week.  Jesus, filled with the Holy Spirit, and with a growing reputation for wise teaching going ahead of him, goes at last to the synagogue in his hometown of Nazareth.  Invited to read, he chooses a text from the prophet Isaiah promising the coming of the Messiah who will bring good news to the poor and oppressed.  He tells them that he is the...
Tugboats and Midwives

Tugboats and Midwives

December 18th, 2012 Advent Devotional by Paul Shupe Tugboats and Midwives Not long ago, I saw a huge oil tanker heading into the harbor at Portland, Maine.  You couldn’t miss it.  Several hundred feet long, and dozens of feet above the waterline, it appeared, as they always do, to be immense, powerful and strong.  The Exxon Valdez taught us long ago, that these behemoths are not perfect, and not as strong as they look.  Like all things made by human hands, they’re capable of failure,...