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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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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December 09 2018

Preparing with Care

Where are the potholes and valleys in our lives, the beaten down and worn out places, that need to be filled? Where are the hills and mountains of pride and self-reliance, the facades of perfection and displays of trophies, that need to be bulldozed? What in us is crooked, serpentine, and dishonest, that needs to be trued up? Where are the rough spots in need of smoothing? This is the work of Advent.

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December 02 2018

Will It Bloom?

This Advent, notice the buds of new life breaking forth in our world, and in your life.

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November 25 2018

For This Reason I Was Born

Jesus’ kingdom is not from this world, but it is for this world.

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November 18 2018

Downward Mobility

What do we have in mind when we hope our children have a ‘good life?’

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November 11 2018

Standard Issue

In his letter to the church at Ephesus, Paul provides a checklist – everything we need to stand firm when faced with the complexity of life.

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November 04 2018

The Saints of God

The saints of God are God’s imitators.

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October 28 2018

Will You Throw Off Your Cloak?

Following Jesus on the way leads us to speak out against injustice, to stand up with the oppressed, to take unpopular positions, and to sacrifice not just our comfort zone.

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