Sermons

Below are many of Pastor Marc's sermons. New sermons are posted often. Check back weekly for the most recent sermons.

 

Most Recent Sermons

The Work of Reconciliation Series

Part VI - To Far Gone (08/27/17) (Written)

Part IV - The Stories We Shape and that Shape Us (08/06/17) (Written)

Part III - The Power of Naming (07/30/17) (Written) (Audio)

Part I - Joining in God's Project (07/16/17) (Written)

Love is a Verb (07/09/17) (Written) (Audio)

Jane Shaffer Speaking (7/02/17) (Audio)

Sing to the Lord a New Song - contact Lauresta at hydeparkmf@gmail.com for this audio
Janice Burkholder, Russ Buschert, Jonathan Bowman, & Bonnie Dufty Speaking (06/18/17)

The Spirit Breaks In (06/11/17) (Written)

Reflections from the Border - (Audio)
Anne Hausrath, Jenna & Marc Schlegel-Preheim Speaking (06/04/17)

Prayer and Spiritual Practices Series

Part IV: A Rule of Life (05/28/17) (Written)

Part III: You are here, I am here (05/21/17) (Written) (Audio)
Prayer for the Coming Week and Beyond, by Leonard Nolt (Written)

Part II: The Long Arc of Prayer (05/14/17) (Written) (Audio)

Part I: Praying as we are (05/07/17) (Written)

 

Older Sermons

Renee Johns Speaking (04/30/17) (Audio)

Lent 2017

Easter: "Restore Us O God. We Live" - With Fear & Great Joy (04/16/17) (Written) (Audio)

Palm Sunday: "Restore Us O God. We Hope" - Were You There? (04/09/17) (Written)

Lent 5: "Restore Us O God. We Breathe" - Practicing Resurrection (04/02/17) (Written) (Audio)

Lent 4: "Restore Us O God. We See" - Our Eyes Opened (03/26/17) (Written) (Audio)

Lent 3: "Restore Us O God. We Thirst" - And Let All Who Thirst (03/19/17) (Written)

Lent 2: "Restore Us O God. We Wonder" - Born From Above (03/12/17) (Written) (Audio)

Series on Scripture

Part VI: Continuing to pick it up (02/26/17) (Written) (Audio)

Sunday School - Race, racism and the church (02/26/17) (Audio)

Part IV: The “Yes, And” of Scripture (02/12/17) (Written) (Audio)

Sunday School - Race, racism and the church (02/12/17) (Audio)

Part III: The Gospel According to Luke (02/05/17) (Audio) (Written)

Part II: Scripture and Our Lives (01/29/17) (Audio)
Reflections by Pam Oliason, Leonard Nolt, John Wargo, & Kathy Railsback

Part I: An Invitational Authority (01/22/17) (Written)

Wheat or Weed? (01/15/17) (Written)

 

Advent 2016 - Come, Walk in the Way of God's Heart

Epiphany - God's Day of Radiance is at Hand (01/01/17)
Speakers - Keltie Vance, Isaiah Bowman, Isabelle Bowman, Kristin Bachman (Audio)

Christmas Day - Jesus is Born ~ Good news of great joy for all the people (12/25/16) (Written) (Audio)

Advent 4 - God's Restoration is at Hand ~ God With Us
(12/18/16) (Audio)

Advent 3 - God's Healing is at Hand ~ Are You the One Who is to Come? (12/11/16) (Audio)

Advent 2 - God's Harmony is at Hand ~ Making a way to the river's edge
(12/04/16) (Written)

Advent 1 - God's Peace is at Hand ~ Ain't Gonna Study War No More (11/27/16) (Written)

 

Judith, Faithful & Fierce (11/20/16) (Audio) (Written)

Stories of an Occupied People (11/13/16) (Audio)

Such a Time as This (11/06/16) (Audio) (Written)

 

Series on the Church

The Church, Part VIII - All Saints Day
~ Our Ancestors (10/30/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part VII - The Future of the Church
~ To the Saints at Hyde Park Mennonite Fellowship (10/23/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part VI - The Body of Christ
~ The Beautiful and Chaotic Body of Christ (10/16/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part V - Formed in Worship and Celebration
~ For Yet I will Give You Praise (10/09/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part IV - The Confessing Church in Election Season
~ Forward as One (10/02/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part III - The Imperfection of the Church
~ A Broken People in a Broken World (9/25/16) (Written)

The Church, Part II - A Anabaptist/Mennonite perspective
~ A Royal Priesthood (9/18/16) (Audio) (Written)

The Church, Part I - Our Role and Purpose ~ Remember who you are (09/11/16) (Written)

 

Sabbatical Reflections: pain, rest, and hope (08/28/16) (Audio)

Kathy Railsback Speaking (07/03/16) (Audio)