Sermons by Don Bryan

Doing the Works of Jesus

Jesus has called us to LOVE like Him, WALK like Him and WORK like Him. If we truly receive this injunction and surrender to His plan and receive the Holy Spirit, then all the things we read about Jesus doing, are acts of mercy we will be doing. Not for our fame, but as a…

A Seat at the Table

Jesus was often accused of being a “Party Animal”! Really, the religious leaders thought he should fast and pray like them and Jesus wanted to be in relationship with the ones He came to save. Many times Jesus used dinners and feasts as metaphors for His kingdom. At the end of the book, Jesus invites…

Walking Like Jesus

Scripture plainly tells to “Walk like Jesus.” In other words, are we loving God and loving others. What practical ways do I love God and love others?Join us for a discussion on this Biblical injunction Scripture: 1 John 2:3-6, Matthew 7:12, Luke 6:31,36, Romans 13:8,10, Galatians 5:14 “Walking Like Jesus” preached by Pastor Don Bryan…

Refuge

God calls each of us to Love God and Love Others. In other words, God wants you and I to be a “Safe” place a “Safe” person for others to experience the Love of God. We can only be safe people or provide a safe place as we allow God’s Spirit to make us into…

Mission Impossible

Our mission at Mount Vernon SDA Church is Impossible.. We feel called to follow Christ’s command to Love God and Love your neighbor as yourself.This mission can only be lived out at Christ live in us. Scripture: Matthew 22:37-40 “Mission Impossible” preached by Pastor Don Bryan on September 25th, 2021 at the Mount Vernon Seventh-day…

The Via Dolorosa

Friends, as we conclude this foray into the idea that Jesus is THE PROMISE coming down the DUSTY ROADS of our lives, and as we have seen it illustrated in the lives of those who lived and were impacted by Jesus, we must not forget the ultimate DUSTY ROAD of human existence. The Message of…

Walls Still Fall at Jericho

Have you ever been Hemmed by “blindness”? –Physical, Spiritual, Emotional, Theological blindness? How about being hemmed in by greed, prejudice, and hopelessness? In the story of Jesus at Jericho as he makes his way to Jerusalem, we see Jesus breaking down these walls and restoring individuals to the family of God. Join us as we…

God our Mother

God is our Mother! As we celebrate our Mother’s let us acknowledge the Feminine beauty of our Heavenly Mother.  God is 100% Male and God is 100% Female according to scripture. As we allow God, through the Spirit to Mother us, then we can truly grasp the beauty of “Mother’s Day!” Scripture: Isaiah 49:15, Isaiah…