Sermons from January 2017

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A Blessed Life

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Matthew 5:1-12 Jesus must have been an artist, because the Beatitudes are beautiful and poetic sentiments. What a glorious picture Jesus is painting, mixing vibrant colors and bold promises on his divine palette, and brushing the resulting pigments onto a canvas as broad and grand as heaven itself! Jesus creates a masterpiece with his words. […]

A Sermon Delivered by The Rev. Dr. Andrew Purves

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A Sermon Delivered by The Rev. Dr. Andrew Purves Sea Island Presbyterian Church Beaufort, South Carolina November 20, 2016 2 Corinthians 3:3 Inscribed in Latin on the tomb of Sir Christopher Wren in St. Paul’s Cathedral in London are the words, “If you would see his memorial, look around you.” One could say the same […]

“God is Great; Beer is Good; and People are Crazy”

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“God is Great; Beer is Good; and People are Crazy” Matthew 2:13-23 Once upon a time, a certain church had just completed their annual Christmas pageant. There had been Scripture readings and hymns, communion and candle light. It was beautiful, reverent and joyful. Everyone was enjoying the warm and worshipful Christmas spirit when the pastor […]