2014 Sermons

Myers Park Presbyterian Church


December 28, 2014 • Julie Hester

Find out why we pray in Jesus’ name, give thanks in his name and call on his name as we conclude The Word sermon series.


December 21, 2014 • Steve Eason

Gain a deeper understanding of why calling Jesus Messiah, the anointed one, inspired controversy in ancient times and still does today. Learn more about why and how Jesus defies expectations.


December 14, 2014

Celebrate the joy of this Advent season with music as we prepare for, and reflect on, the birth of Jesus Christ. Together in worship we can experience the true meaning of Immanuel, God with us.


December 7, 2014 • Derek Macleod

Discover why being a servant is central to our understanding of ministry and who Jesus is – it shapes our identity as disciples. Yet the word can be an uncomfortable one – what does it mean to think of ourselves as servants?


November 30, 2014 • Steve Eason

Consider the shepherding, enduring love of God next Sunday as we begin the season of Advent.


November 23, 2014 • Steve Eason

Determine why our society celebrates the self-made individual, while as people of faith we must remember the opposite: everything we have and all that we are is a gift from God.


November 16, 2014 • Steve Eason

Discover the many alternatives to being alone and isolated, and find out why God created us to live in community.


November 9, 2014

Consider our relationship with money, with wealth. Does what we have own us or do we own it? Reflect on how following Jesus more closely might change our view of gold.


November 2, 2014 • Steve Eason

Ponder how God’s providential love can be seen in the abundance of manna provided to the Israelites in the wilderness and to us today.


October 26, 2014 • Steve Eason

Consider why the wilderness can be a spiritual condition as well as a place. Often these wilderness times, when we wrestle with our faith, are when we learn who God really is.


October 19, 2014 • Steve Eason

Encounter the powerful, life-giving word, deliver, and its meaning for the Israelites in Egypt as well as for us in today’s modern world.


October 12, 2014 • Von Clemans

Note why groaning is our cry for help when life weighs us down, and gain a new appreciation for God’s response: redeeming love.


October 5, 2014 • Steve Eason

Deepen your understanding of Israel as more than a geographical location. Israel is a state of mind, a people, a heritage with God. Israel is the story of divine intervention and love. Israel is our story.


September 28, 2014 • Steve Eason

See why divine intervention is not always rational and the desire to laugh has been shared by everyone from Abraham to Moses.


September 21, 2014 • Steve Eason

Examine why God has chosen to be bonded to us in covenant. Why God’s love never fails. And why even when we rebel and stray, God remains faithful.