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Wesleyan Roots: “On Pleasing All Men”

Wesleyan Roots: “On Pleasing All Men” A Message on Romans 15:1-6 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Oct. 14, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com Romans 15:1-6 (NRSV)   We who are strong ought to put up with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2 Each of us must please our neighbor […]

Wesleyan Roots: “Temptation”

  Wesleyan Roots: “Temptation” A Message on 1 Corinthians 10:6-13 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Oct. 7, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com 1 Corinthians 10:6-13 (NRSV)   Now these things occurred as examples for us, so that we might not desire evil as they did. 7 Do not become idolaters as some of them […]

Wesleyan Roots: “Patience”

  Wesleyan Roots: “Patience” A Message on James 1:2-4 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 30, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com James 1:2-4 (NRSV)   My brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of any kind, consider it nothing but joy, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance; 4 […]

Faithbook: “Sharing”

  Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Sharing” A Message on Matthew 9:35-38 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 23, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com Matthew 9:35-38 (NRSV)   Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and curing every disease […]

Faithbook: “Comments”

  Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Comments” A Message on James 3:2-12 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 16, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com James 3:2-12 (NRSV)   For all of us make many mistakes. Anyone who makes no mistakes in speaking is perfect, able to keep the whole body in check with […]

Faithbook: “Photos”

  Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Photos” A Message on Luke 10:38-42 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 9, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com Luke 10:38-42 (NRSV)   Now as they went on their way, he entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home. 39 She had […]

Faithbook: “Messages”

Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Messages” A Message on 1 Corinthians 13 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 2, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com 1 Corinthians 13 (NRSV)   If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging […]

Faithbook: “Likes”

            Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Likes” A Message on John 3:27-30 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 26, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 3:27-30 (NRSV) John answered, “No one can receive anything except what has been given from heaven. 28 You yourselves are my witnesses that […]

Faithbook: Biblical Truths for the Digital Age, “Friends”

Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Friends” A Message on John 15:12-17 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 19, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 15:12-17 (NRSV)   “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 13 No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s […]

Faithbook — Biblical Truths for the Digital Age: “Your Story”

Faithbook–Biblical Lessons for the Digital Age: “Your Page (Your Story)” A Message on 2 Corinthians 5:11-15 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug.12, 2018 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com 2 Corinthians 5:11-15 (NRSV)   Therefore, knowing the fear of the Lord, we try to persuade others; but we ourselves are well known to God, and I […]