Sermon Notes

Pastor Tennyson C. Shifley                           Nov. 9, 2014

Psalm 46

Jeremiah 29:11-14

John 14:16-20

God: Here and Now

 I. The world’s changing. Where is God?

A. Tuesday’s election

B. Psalm 46

C. Jeff

II. Bible tells us where God is

A. Psalm 46: a very present help

B. Jeremiah 29: there to listen and to be found

C. John 14: Holy Spirit always with us

D. Jeff

E. Vocatusatque non vocatus, Deus aderit

(Confirmands: How is this translated into English?)


III. Where is God when our “mountains are shaken?”

  1. Biblical times
  2. Present day
  3. If no God…
  4. Jeff’s world

(Confirmands: Have you ever felt abandoned by God?If so, when?)
IV. God in our midst

  1. Everyday life
  2. Seek God
  3. Re-present Christ to one another
  4. Sacraments
  5. On our knees