Monthly Archives: January 2017

Values – Who Needs Them, Anyway?

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, January 29, 2017 Matthew 5:1-12 ESV In looking to be inspired for today’s sermon topic, I glanced at my church desk calendar and saw that today’s Lectionary gospel reading, that many churches … Continue reading

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To Whom Shall We Be True?

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, January 22, 2017 Hebrews 10:22-25 ESV Reading from Parker J. Palmer’s, Let Your Life Speak To whom shall we be true?  That is the question I am posing for the day.  The … Continue reading

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A Root Cause of Many of the World’s Problems

  A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, January 15, 2017 1 John 4:7-9, 18 ESV “What drives hate?” These are the first words on the first page of the January 4, 2017, issue of the Christian Century magazine.  … Continue reading

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Forty Years of Ministry – Reflections Past and Present

A sermon delivered by Dr. Randy K. Hammer, January 8, 2017 1 Timothy 4:11-16 ESV The last week of December was a significant milestone for me of sorts, and for Mary Lou and our children as well.  As the year … Continue reading

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