Weekly sermons from Pastor Cam to help feed your mind, body, and soul. Rev Cameron St.Michael is a United Methodist Pastor in the Illinois Great Rivers Conference.
The Gospels: Mark12/07/2020 Duração: 19min
Our latest series is The Gospels and the first message in our series is “Mark.” Each week we will explore a different Gospel account. This week we look at the what sets Mark apart. What was Mark’s purpose in writing? His focus? Who was Mark? Do we know? See how the Gospels can be opened … Continue reading "The Gospels: Mark"
Seasons of Change05/07/2020 Duração: 14min
Today’s message is “Seasons of Change” and in it we look at just how worship has changed this year. And it is still changing! Should we be putting up with worship as it is? Have we learned anything new? What kind of season are we in? What can we make of it? Today’s scripture readings … Continue reading "Seasons of Change"
Times Change28/06/2020 Duração: 15min
Our message this week is “Times Change” and it takes a look at how something good can change over time. We reflect on three different scripture readings that help us to understand how times change. If the bronze serpent Moses made was good, why would Hezekiah destroy it? How can we keep ourselves from being … Continue reading "Times Change"
The Prodigal Father21/06/2020 Duração: 17min
For Father’s Day, our message is “The Prodigal Father.” We may know that story of the Prodigal Son, but how often do we really think about the father in the parable? What examples does he give us of being a good father? About being a good person? What can we learn about the example we … Continue reading "The Prodigal Father"
To Do Good14/06/2020 Duração: 19min
This week’s message is “To Do Good” and it looks at when and how we do good. What was wrong with healing on the sabbath? Was it a matter of legalism? Was it upsetting tradition? When should we do good? What does God really expect from us? Our scripture readings for today come from Micah … Continue reading "To Do Good"
God’s Creation07/06/2020 Duração: 23min
Our sermon for Trinity Sunday is “God’s Creation.” In it, we look at what it means to care for God’s creation and for humanity. What does it mean if we are created in God’s divine image? How do we accept being given charge over all creation? Do we think about each other as being created … Continue reading "God’s Creation"
Peace and Justice31/05/2020 Duração: 22min
The last entry in the Day by Day series is our Pentecost message. “Peace and Justice” takes a look at what it means to share peace with others. It is also a hard look at the way that we must take action for justice. In troubling times, those who can speak must speak for those … Continue reading "Peace and Justice"
Faith and the Future25/05/2020 Duração: 11min
The next Day by Day entry is “Faith and the Future” on this 7th Sunday of Easter. We explore how faith guides is in times of uncertainty. What do we really know about the future? What do we need to know? What do we need faith for? Our scripture readings come from Acts 1:6-14 and … Continue reading "Faith and the Future"
Truth17/05/2020 Duração: 18min
This week in Day by Day we look at the subject “Truth.” Why is truth important right now? What does it mean that Christ is the truth? The way? The life? If Christ is in us, and we in him, how does that change our witness? Do we act to keep those commandments Christ gave … Continue reading "Truth"
Mother In Hard Times11/05/2020 Duração: 18min
This Sunday we look at Naomi in our Mother’s Day message for Day by Day. “Mother IN Hard Times” looks at Naomi’s role in Ruth’s journey. What was it like for her to be a mom? What can we learn from her for today’s struggles? Day by day, we get through with God’s help. Our … Continue reading "Mother In Hard Times"