Reverend Allison English

How Much More (Luke 11:1-13)

Reverend Allison English, July 24, 2016
Sunday Morning service

Click to listen to our latest sermon.
Earlier: Same day: Later:
« Distraction and Good News None

Luke 11:1-13

11:1 Now Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.” And he said to them, “When you pray, say:

“Father, hallowed be your name.
Your kingdom come.

Give us each day our daily bread,
and forgive us our sins,
for we ourselves forgive everyone who is indebted to us.
And lead us not into temptation.”

And he said to them, “Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and say to him, ‘Friend, lend me three loaves, for a friend of mine has arrived on a journey, and I have nothing to set before him’; and he will answer from within, ‘Do not bother me; the door is now shut, and my children are with me in bed. I cannot get up and give you anything’? I tell you, though he will not get up and give him anything because he is his friend, yet because of his impudence he will rise and give him whatever he needs. And I tell you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. 10 For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened. 11 What father among you, if his son asks for a fish, will instead of a fish give him a serpent; 12 or if he asks for an egg, will give him a scorpion? 13 If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!” (ESV)

Powered by Sermon Browser
  • Jul

    Camp Camden

    Sunday, Jul 31, 2016 @ 9:45 AM

    This summer our explorers (ages 4 and up) are going under the sea for a Deep Sea Discovery.  Every Sunday through August 28, Upper Sweetland Hall will become an ocean of exploration as our young people discover God’s love for them through songs, crafts, projects and more.  Camp Camden starts at 9:45 am each Sunday and…

  • Jul

    ‘Freedom of Simplicity’ Summer Book Study Group

    Sunday, Jul 31, 2016 @ 11:30 AM

    “Can’t we just get on with the business of simplifying our lifestyles without all the God-talk?” So asked Richard Foster, Quaker theologian and author of Freedom of Simplicity, the focus of a 10-week, hour-long Summer Book Study on Sundays  in Upper Sweetland Hall, Conversation Area. This is a drop-in group – attend as you’re able.  Freedom…

  • Aug

    The Monday Meal

    Monday, Aug 1, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

    Each Monday volunteers welcome upwards of 150 guests to our Monday Meal, a hot meal program for homeless and low-income individuals.  They receive a cooked lunch, hygiene products, clothing and friendship. Outreach workers from local social service agencies are on-site to provide access to services, and clergy is on hand to provide pastoral care. A lay-led…

Powered by WordPress. Designed by WooThemes