Sermons from 2020 (before and during the pandemic), beginning with January 5, can be found following the links below.

Each date and sermon title will include a list of appropriate readings from the Bible, and the printed sermon (or notes from which the sermon was presented) from that date as a .pdf file.

Each of the sermons posted here was researched, written and delivered by our pastor, the Rev. William J. Rayment

Feel free to read the sermon on your screen or download/print it for future use.

January 5, 2020--"The Nature of Christ"

January 19, 2020--"Praying on My Mind"

January 12, 2020--"Fulfilling All Righteousness"

January 26, 2020--"United We Stand"

February 2, 2020--"What the Lord Requires of Us"

February 23, 2020--"Beyond the Mundane"

February 16, 2020--"A Life of Love"   NOTE:  The sermon was delivered from this outline.

March 1, 2020--"Conscience and Consciousness "

March 8, 2020--"Faith Works"  NOTE:  The sermon was delivered from this outline.

March 15, 2020--"Waves of Grief"

Please use the links below to access sermons and midweek messages which are posted on YouTube.  Watch now or anytime, and feel free to share with others.

Sunday, March 22, 2020--Click HERE to access today's message--"Together While Apart".  

Sunday, March 29 - Click HERE to access today's message--"Fleshing Out the Future". 

Sunday, April 5 - PALM SUNDAY - Click HERE to access today's message--"Great Expectations".  

SUNDAY, April 12 - EASTER - Please click HERE to access today's message:  Implications of the Empty Tomb.

SUNDAY, April 19 - Please click HERE to access today's message--"Believing without Seeing".

WEDNESDAY, April 29 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment:  "Noah Sheltering in the Ark--a Message on Patience".

WEDNESDAY, May 6 - Click HERE for a midweek/Mother's Day message from Pastor Rayment, based on John 2:1-12.

WEDNESDAY, May 13 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment:  "Interesting Times", based on Leviticus 14.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 20 - Click HERE for a midweek message in which Pastor Rayment references Psalm 119 and speaks about our prayer life and our relationship with God.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27 - Click HERE for a midweek message in which Pastor Rayment references Psalm 107: 23-32 and what storms at sea have to do with church.  

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment on the Unity of Humanity.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment in which he discusses Psalm 131 in the context of the events of our times.

SUNDAY, JUNE 21 - Click HERE for today's sermon,  "What Is Whispered in Your Ear", in which Pastor Rayment discusses Matthew 10: 26-27.

SUNDAY, JULY 5 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "God Revealed Through Christ", based on Matthew 11.  Click HERE for today's 'at home' video communion.

SUNDAY, JULY 19 - Click HERE for today's sermon, in which Pastor Rayment shares the words of Jesus from the Sermon on the Mount.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 2 - Click HERE for today's sermon on Jacob wrestling with God, based on Genesis 32:22-31.  The service includes communion.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 16 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "Crumbs Under the Table," based on Matthew 15: 21-28.  

SUNDAY, AUGUST 30  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "The One Who Calls Us:  Sermon on the Burning Bush," based on Exodus 3: 1-15.  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "Inclusivity," based on Exodus 14: 19-31 and Romans 14: 1-13. 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "Taking Out the Garbage," shared by The Rev. Gene Bacon, joining us while Pastor Rayment is on vacation.  

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11 -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "RSVP," shared by The Rev. Eugene Bacon, joining us while Pastor Rayment is on vacation.  

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "The Greatest Commandment," based on Matthew 22:34-40, in which Rev. Rayment discusses the Law of Love.  

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God," an abridged version of Jonathan Edwards' historically significant sermon, presented by Rev. Rayment.  

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, CHRIST THE KING SUNDAY  Click HERE for today's online service, including the sermon, "Christ the King... and Judge," based on Matthew 25:31-46. '

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6, SECOND SUNDAY IN ADVENT - Click HERE for today's complete service, including the sermon, "Prepare the Way - How Do We Wait During Advent," in which we learn more about how we should wait for Christmas and the return of Christ and what this means during the time of the Covid-19 crisis.  Today's service includes Communion.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE - Click HERE for today's midweek service of comfort for those who are going through difficult times during this Christmas season.  Readings from Romans 8:26, 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 and Matthew 5:3-12 will be shared, along with a special message.  

Thursday, 12/24/20, CHRISTMAS EVE - Click HERE for our complete service--the telling of the Christmas story via the Gospel of Luke, along with five hymns.

Wednesday, March 25 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment:  "Faith and Fear".

Wednesday, April 1 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment:  "Count Your Blessings".

Friday, April 10 - GOOD FRIDAY - Click HERE to access today's message, the story of the last days of Jesus as told in the Gospel of Matthew.  

WEDNESDAY, April 15 - Click HERE for a midweek message from Pastor Rayment:  "Perseverance".

SUNDAY, April 26 - Click HERE to access today's message-- "Redemption and Our Response".  

SUNDAY, MAY 3 - Click HERE to access today's message, based on John 10: 1-10--Jesus as the Good Shepherd, and more...  

SUNDAY, MAY 10 - Click HERE for a Mother's Day message, based on John 14: 1-7--The Way, the Truth, and the Life.  

SUNDAY, MAY 17 - Click HERE for today's message--"To a Known God", based on Acts 17.  

SUNDAY, MAY 24 - Click HERE for today's Memorial Day message--"The Fiery Ordeal", based on 1 Peter 4: 12-14, 5: 6-11.

SUNDAY, MAY 31 (PENTECOST) - Click HERE for today's message in which Pastor Rayment helps us celebrate Pentecost, when the Spirit comes upon the Apostles and the church is founded.

SUNDAY, JUNE 7 (TRINITY SUNDAY) - Click HERE for today's message in which Reverend Rayment discusses some aspects of the Trinity and what it means that we believe in one trinitarian God.

SUNDAY, JUNE 14 - Click HERE for today's message, in which Rev. Rayment juxtaposes the power and majesty of God with God's close relationship with humanity.

SUNDAY, JUNE 28 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "What Leads to Happiness," in which Pastor Rayment discusses Romans 6:  11-23, explaining how living a life in Christ makes us happy.

SUNDAY, JULY 12 - Click HERE for today's sermon, in which Pastor Rayment discusses the form of the parable and how it works with the Parable of the Sower.

SUNDAY, JULY 26 - Click HERE for today's sermon, 

"If God Is for Us," in which Pastor Rayment discusses how God's ultimate judgment is a comfort to us in the here and now. 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9 - Click HERE for today's sermon, "Walking on Water," based on Matthew 12: 22-33.  The service includes a special hymn.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 23  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "The Patterns of this World", based on Romans 12: 1, 2.  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "Debts and Debtors," based on Romans 13: 8-10.  Today's service includes Communion.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "The Cross in the Tartan," part of our "Kirkin' o' the Tartan" service.  

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4  -  Click HERE to participate in today's World Communion Sunday service with Pastor Rayment.     Click HERE for today's sermon, "Life at the Interface." shared by the Rev. Eugene Bacon, joining us while Pastor Rayment is on vacation.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18  -  Click HERE for today's sermon, "Seven Weddings and a Resurrection," shared by The Rev. Eugene Bacon, joining us while Pastor Rayment is on vacation.  

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1: All Saints Day - Click HERE for today's sermon, "Crossing into the Promised Land," based on Joshua 3:3-17.  Joshua leads the people of Israel across the Jordan River into the Promised Land.  

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15 - Click HERE for today's online service, including the sermon, "If You Aren't Making Mistakes," a message on the Parable of the Talents, found in Matthew 25:31-46.  

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29, FIRST SUNDAY IN ADVENT

Click HERE for today's complete service, including the sermon, "The Day and the Hour," in which we learn more about the relationship between Advent and Christmas.  

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13, THIRD SUNDAY IN ADVENT - Click HERE for today's complete service, including the sermon, "What Kind of Messiah Do We Have?," in which we learn more about Isaiah's prophecy (Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11) regarding the coming of Jesus which helps us describe Him and points at us and what we must do in response.  

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20, FOURTH SUNDAY IN ADVENT - Click HERE for today's complete service, including a message. "Birth of Jesus Foretold." Based on Luke 1:26-38 (The Annunciation), Pastor Rayment talks about the visitation to Mary by the Angel Gabriel.  We learn about the consequences of this visit for her, and what it meant that she was highly favored.  

Sunday, 12/27/20, FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS - Click HERE for today's complete service, in which Rev. Rayment discusses the implications of Galatians 4:4-7 with regard to our relationship with God and each other, with emphasis on the Christmas Story.