Sermons by Rev. Gary Yagel

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Lift Up Your Eyes and See

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     John 4:4-35 4 And he had to pass through Samaria. 5 So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. 6 Jacob’s well was there; so Jesus, wearied as he was from his journey, was sitting beside the well. It was about the sixth […]

The Wonder of It All

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  John 1:1-2, 14   1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God.   14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full […]

Examining and Preventing the Heart Attitude of Covetousness

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  Exodus 20:17     17 “You shall not covet your neighbor’s house; you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male servant, or his female servant, or his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor’s.”   Hebrews 13:4-6 4 Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be […]

Paul’s Interpretation of the Ninth Commandment

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Ephesians 4:17-25   17 Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds. 18 They are darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to their hardness of heart. 19 They […]

Which Side Are You On?

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Exodus 20:19 19 and said to Moses, “You speak to us, and we will listen; but do not let God speak to us, lest we die.”   Proverbs 6:16-19 16 There are six things that the Lord hates,     seven that are an abomination to him: 17 haughty eyes, a lying tongue,     and hands that shed innocent blood, 18 a […]

Thinking Biblically About Work, Money…

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Thinking Biblically About Work, Money, Private Ownership and Greed   Genesis 1:26-28   26 Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over […]

You May Be More of a Thief Than You Think

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You May Be More of a Thief Than You Think   Exodus 20:15 15 “You shall not steal.   Proverbs 20:23 23 Unequal weights are an abomination to the Lord,     and false scales are not good.   Romans 13:7 7 Pay to all what is owed to them: taxes to whom taxes are owed, revenue to whom revenue […]

Protecting Something Precious

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           Exodus 20:14   14 “You shall not commit adultery.   Genesis 2:18-25   18 Then the Lord God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.” 19 Now out of the ground the Lord God had formed every beast of the field and every bird […]

You Shall not Murder

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James 3:6-12   6 And the tongue is a fire, a world of unrighteousness. The tongue is set among our members, staining the whole body, setting on fire the entire course of life, and set on fire by hell. 7 For every kind of beast and bird, of reptile and sea creature, can be tamed and has […]