Sermons

Stay up to date with the preaching at Epworth!  Click below to be linked to the audio version or written sermons. Sermons may also be heard by going to: http://www.podcastgarden.com/podcast/epworthchicago

World Religion Series

April 12 – Orthodoxy: Honoring Tradition PDF

April 19 – Islam: A Walking Faith, Preacher Pastor Cora Glass

April 26 – Bahai: Love Stronger Than Death, Preacher Rev. Dr. William Lenters  PDF

May 3 – Judaism: A Covenant People

May 10 – Hinduism: Counting Sheep

May 17 – Buddhism: Ascension and Sanctification

Lenten Series: Lord, Teach Us to Pray

February 18 – Ash Wednesday “Lord, Teach Us to Pray”

February 22 – Praying with Reverent Intimacy

March 1 – Not Our Will, Not Our Kingdom

March 8 – Bread for Today, Hope for Tomorrow, Preacher Pastor Cora Glass

March 15 – The F Word

March 22 – When Temptation Comes A-Knockin’

March 29 – The Last Word

April 3 –  GOOD FRIDAY Meditation

April 5 – EASTER: Jesus Is Out! PDF

Our Wesleyan Journey: Three Simple Rules

February 1 – Do No Harm – Preacher, John Sansone Text

February 8 – Do Good – Preacher, Susan Mattison  Audio

February 15 – Stay In Love with God – Preacher, Tina Sansone Audio

We Are Marching Series 

January 4 – No More Outsiders  Audio

January 11 – Forever Changed  Audio

January 18 – We Are Marching for Justice – Pastor Cora Glass, Preacher Audio

January 25 – So What’s Your Answer Audio

An Advent Journey: Journey to Bethlehem

November 30, 2014 – Willing Participation Audio

December 7, 2014 – Journeying with Joseph Audio

Christmas Pageant 2014 – Listen Now!

December 21, 2014 – From Nazareth to Bethlehem Audio

Journey Series

November 16, 2014  Do Not Be Afraid by Pastor Cora PDF

November 9, 2014  Compound Blessing Audio

November 2, 2014 Blessed to be a Blessing Audio

October 26, 2014  Are We There Yet?  by Pastor Cora  Audio

Sept. 7 The Journey Begins Audio

Sept. 14 Accompany-ment Audio

Sept. 21 Many Gifts, One Church Audio

July 13  Telling the Story – Celebrating 125 Years  Audio

Mar. 3, 2014 Transformed on the Mountain      PDF   Audio

STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE SERIES

Feb. 2, 2014 A Journey of Love and Justice by Rev. Jerry Miller  PDF

Feb. 9, 2014 You Are Beloved PDF Audio

Feb. 16, 2014 The Loves of our Lives   PDF  Audio

Feb. 23, 2014 For the love of God   PDF  Audio

GOD ON TRIAL SERIES

January 5, 2014 Making Sense of Creation Audio

January 12, 2014 God on Trial: Violence  PDF

January 19, 2014 God on Trial: Injustice PDF  Audio

January 26, 2014 God on Trial: Heaven & Hell PDF  Audio

ADVENT

December 1, 2013  Hungry for Hope  Audio

December 8, 2013  Prepare the Way Audio

December 15, 2013 Advent Pageant: Stories of Hope Audio

December 22, 2013  The Struggle and Call of Joseph Audio

STEWARDSHIP SERIES

October 27, 2013 From Fear to Faith (Preacher John Sansone)  Audio 

November 3, 2013 When Dreams Become Nightmares PDF  Audio

November 10, 2013 Wisdom and Finance PDF  Audio

November 17, 2013 Cultivating Contentment PDF  Audio

November 24, 2013 Defined by Generosity PDF Audio

SCANDAL SERIES

September 29, 2013      Scandal: I’ve Been Hucked  PDF   Audio

October 13, 2013  Truth-Telling Harrisons  PDF    Audio

October 20, 2013 The Olivia Pope Sin-Drome (Preacher Susan Mattison)  Audio

KINGSWOOD UMC YOUTH PUPPET SHOW

October 6, 2013    Jesus Is My Superhero   Audio

LIVING ON THE EDGE

September 8, 2013         Blessing of the Edge    PDF         Audio

September 15, 2013       Called at the Edge        PDF      Audio

September 22, 2013      Changed at the Edge  PDF

 

September 1, 2013          Setting the Table         PDF          Audio

August 25, 2013              Healing Reign             PDF

August 18, 2013              Disturbing the Peace   PDF

August 11, 2013               An Eternal Treasure Hunt      PDF

August 4, 2013                I Want, I Want, I Want    PDF