Sermons

Explore Messages from past services

Feel free to peruse this collection of sermons given by Rev. Rebecca Luter and visiting pastors and preachers at Farmington Presbyterian.  Have a favorite message or want to hear one again?  Missed a Sunday?  Or maybe you simply want to know more about us.  Listen, download, read, and share freely.

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February 17 2019

Trusting the Wind

Jesus promises, “If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatever you will, and it shall be done for you.” Lean into the wind, and you will not capsize. At first, it will feel scary, but then you will get used to it, and even enjoy it, maybe even crave it.

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February 10 2019

Reading the Map

Sailing and seeking wisdom in Scripture both require basic skills that can be mastered only with practice.

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February 03 2019

Changing Direction

Every one of us has been called. Each one of us has a life to live that makes the world more just, more peaceful, more loving.

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January 27 2019

Adjusting Your Sail

God does not hand us problems to handle based on our ability to deal with them, the storms of life come to us all. The promise in the storm is that we are never left alone to handle our problems.

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January 20 2019

From Ordinary to Extraordinary

The ordinary becomes extraordinary when we do as Jesus teaches us. This is the life of discipleship.

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January 13 2019

Do You Know Whose You Are?

The flood waters had come and the river had swept Fayette into deep water; she was in over her head, but Fayette knew she was not in that water alone. She knew who she was and whose she was.

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January 06 2019

Arise, Shine!

When they saw the star in the East, they believed it announced something significant, and they came. Just like the star that captured the attention of the Magi, Christ’s light in us gives hope to those around us. But, they will only know where to find the Light of the World if we guide them to come and worship him.

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December 30 2018

Christmas Comes But Once a Year

The days after Christmas can be a bit of a let down. What if, this year, we don't stuff the nativity back into its box?

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December 16 2018

The Spirit of Giving

John the Baptist is preaching to people who were searching for a Savior, who were desperate for their world to have morals again, who longed for honesty and integrity in their government, who were weary with the problems that were complex and who wanted to make a difference; these people wanted to prepare a way for the Lord, but really didn’t know how. Perhaps a week before we celebrate his birth, it is good to consider how to prepare for the Lord.

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