Saturday Sermon Library

Because of the casual nature of Plymouth’s Saturday night worship service, some of our ministers do not always work from a manuscript. But when we do have a manuscript, you will find them here.

Saturday December 2, 2017 Sermon
“What is God’s will for us?,” a sermon by Laura Robinson based on Daniel 3:1, 8-25.

Saturday March 25, 2017 Sermon
“Fighting for Sight in an Unequal World,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Luke 16:19-31.

Saturday February 4, 2017 Sermon
“We Have a Choice to Make,” a sermon by Valerie Miller-Coleman based on Luke 7:1–17.

Saturday December 10, 2016 Sermon
“It’s the Most Dangerous Time of the Year,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Isaiah 61:1–11.

Saturday July 9, 2016 Sermon
“Building a New Bethel,” a sermon by Brittany Hanlin based on Amos 7:7–17.

Saturday July 2, 2016 Sermon
“A Blessing for What’s in Store,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Galatians 6:7–16.

Saturday June 4, 2016 Sermon
“The School of Hard Knocks,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Galatians 1:11–24.

Saturday March 12, 2016 Sermon
“Life in Dry Places,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Isaiah 43:16–21.

Saturday February 13, 2016 Sermon
“Formation,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Luke 4:1–13.

Saturday January 30, 2016 Sermon
“Run Off a Cliff,” a sermon by Valerie Miller-Coleman based on Luke 4:21–30.

Saturday January 9, 2016 Sermon
“You Haven’t Seen Anything Yet,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Luke 3:15–22.

Saturday December 12, 2015 Sermon
“Joy and the Revolution,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Luke 3:7–18.

Saturday December 5, 2015 Sermon
“Out in the Wilderness,” a sermon by Kathryn Palen based on Luke 3:1–6.

Saturday November 28, 2015 Sermon
“Waiting on God, in the Middle of a Storm,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Luke 21:25–36.

Saturday October 31, 2015 Sermon
“Growing Beyond One Commandment Religion,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Mark 12:28–34.

Saturday October 24, 2015 Sermon
“The Risks of Faith,” a sermon by Kathryn Palen based on Mark 10:46–52.

Saturday October 17, 2015 Sermon
“If-Then,” a sermon by Corinne Ellis based on Mark 10:35–45.

Saturday September 26, 2015 Sermon
“Salt,” a sermon by Corinne Ellis based on Mark 9:38–41.

Saturday August 22, 2015 Sermon
“Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?,” a sermon by Kathryn Palen based on Psalm 84.

Saturday August 15, 2015 Sermon
“The Holiness of Being an Absolute Beginner,” a sermon by Corinne Ellis based on I Kings 2:10–12, 3:3–14.

Saturday August 8, 2015 Sermon
“A Change of Venue,” a sermon by David Telfort based on John 6:35, 41–51.

Saturday August 1, 2015 Sermon
“What Does It Mean to Love God?,” a sermon by Matt Mardis-LeCroy based on John 6:24–35.

Saturday July 25, 2015 Sermon
“If God is Still Speaking, What Have You Heard Lately?,” a sermon by Corinne Ellis based on John 6:1–21.

Saturday, June 27, 2015 Sermon
“Sleeping But Mistaken for Dead,” a sermon by David Telfort based on Mark 5:21-43.

Saturday, June 20, 2015 Sermon
“Do You Not Care That We Are Perishing?,” a sermon by Kathryn Palen based on Mark 4:35-41.

Saturday, March 28, 2015 Sermon
“Salvation,” a sermon by Corinne Ellis based on Mark 11:1-11.

Saturday, March 21, 2015 Sermon
“Sin,” a sermon by Valerie Miller-Coleman based on Jeremiah 31:31-34.

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