Category Archives: Sermons

Do We Even Need #Theology?

Recently one of our lay-ministers, Pete Toot, asked the question why do we, or do we not need theology. Here is his sermon: Good morning.  Welcome to the New Church of Montgomery Sunday morning worship.  As we will see as … Continue reading

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Why it’s worth being a “Spiritual Gardener”

Sermon: April 29, 2018 Spiritual Gardener By Rev. Dagmar Bollinger It is spring! Don’t you just love the miracle of nature bursting into exuberant greenery and brilliant color? Swedenborgians like to say that we are what we love. I wholeheartedly believe this … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday Sermon, March 25, 2018

“JESUS IS COMING!” aka “CELEBRATING WITH PALMS WAVING” Today we are celebrating three different things. March 25th is the Feast of the Annunciation. It has this name because 9 months before Jesus was born, the angel Gabriel announced to Mary … Continue reading

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Candlemas Service

Sunday, February 4, 2018 Worship Leader: Rev. Bob Opening of God’s Holy Word Leader: This is the day that the Lord has made ALL: Let us rejoice and be glad in it. Lighting the Community Candles: We light the first … Continue reading

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#ThursdayThoughts “Hope in Desolation”

A sermon by Rev. Grant R. Schnarr.

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#MindfulMonday Words of Life

Sunday’s Sermon from local guest minister, Rev. Dr. Sherrie Connelly: “WORDS OF LIFE” Sermon Text – Sunday, January 28, 2018 By Rev. Dr. Sherrie Connelly Deuteronomy 18: 15-20 foretells that there will be a prophet. False prophets will lead you … Continue reading

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#MindfulMonday is Sunday’s Sermon: #Epiphany

“ADORATION OF THE CHILD” New Church of Montgomery Sermon, Sunday, January 7, 2018 Readings: Old Testament Isaiah 60: 1-6, Psalm 72: 1-7, 10-14 New Testament Matthew 2: 1-2 Anticipation What are we to take from these messages? What are we … Continue reading

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