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Don’t Worry: Jeremiah

Don’t Worry: Jeremiah A Message on Jeremiah 29:10-14 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 20, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com Jeremiah 29:10-14 (NRSV) For thus says the Lord: Only when Babylon’s seventy years are completed will I visit you, and I will fulfill to you my promise and bring you back to this place. […]

Don’t Worry: Supplication

Don’t Worry: Supplication A Message on Philippians 4:4-7 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Sept. 13, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com Philippians 4:4-6 (NRSV) Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer […]

John: Persecution

John: Persecution A Message on John 16:25-33 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 30, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 16:25-33 (NRSV) “I [Jesus] have said these things to you in figures of speech. The hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures, but will tell you plainly of […]

John: The True Vine

John: The True Vine A Message on John 15:1-11 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 23, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 15:1-11 (NRSV) “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinegrower. 2 He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to […]

John: Glory

John: Glory A Message on John 12:36b-43 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 9, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 12:36b-43 (NRSV) After Jesus had said this, he departed and hid from them. 37 Although he had performed so many signs in their presence, they did not believe in him. 38 This was to […]

John: Glory

John: Glory A Message on John 12:36b-43 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church Aug. 9, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 12:36b-43 (NRSV) After Jesus had said this, he departed and hid from them. 37 Although he had performed so many signs in their presence, they did not believe in him. 38 This was to […]

John: Blindness

John: Blindness A Message on John 9:1-12, 35-41 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church July 26, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 9:1-12, 35-41 (NRSV) As he walked along, he saw a man blind from birth. 2 His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” 3 […]

John: The Woman Caught in Adultery

John: Condemnation A Message on John 8:1-11 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church July 19, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 8:1-11 (NRSV) …Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. 2 Early in the morning he came again to the temple. All the people came to him and he sat down and began to teach […]

John: Baptizing with the Holy Spirit

John: Baptizing With the Holy Spirit A Message on John 1:29-34 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church July 12, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 1:29-34 (NRSV) The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! 30 This is […]

John: Jesus Cleanses the Temple

John: Jesus Cleanses the Temple A Message on John 2:13-22 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church July 5, 2020 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 2:13-22 (NRSV) The Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 14 In the temple he found people selling cattle, sheep, and doves, and the money changers […]