Weekly Sermons Online

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Read (or re-read) the weekly sermons from Pastor Rachel at First Presbyterian Church Wausau

Metaphors for God’s Realm – July 26, 2020     Worship Video

Reclassifying the Tares – July 19, 2020     Worship Video

Sowers, seeds, and soil – July 12, 2020     Worship Video

Loyalty and Truth-telling – June 21, 2020      Worship Video

Disciples and Apostles – June 14, 2020     Worship Video

Trinity Sunday – June 7, 2020     Worship Video

Spirit of Change – May 31, 2020     Worship Video

As We Are One – May 24, 2020      Worship Video

If You Love Me – May 17, 2020     Worship Video

Troubled Hearts – May 10, 2020      Worship Video

The Shepherd’s Voice – May 3, 2020     Worship Video

Conversations in Traumatic Times – April 26, 2020     Worship Video

Trusting Doubt – April 19, 2020     Worship Video

Resurrection in Pandemic – April 12, 2020     Worship Video

How Many Donkeys – April 5, 2020     Worship Video

Inside the Tomb – March 29, 2020      Worship Video

A Blind Opportunity – March 22, 2020     Worship Video

To Seek the Kingdom – Part 2 – March 15, 2020

To Seek the Kingdom – Part 1 – March 8, 2020

Lenten Journey – March 1, 2020

Seeking a Better Righteousness – February 16, 2020

Identity and Purpose – February 9, 2020

Defined by What We Carry – February 2, 2020        Video Link

A Call to Change – January 26, 2020        Video Link

Come and See – January 19, 2020            Video Link

Claimed in Baptism – January 12, 2020

A World in Need – January 5, 2020

Hurry Up and Wait – December 8, 2019           Video Link

Disciples Give Ultimate Allegiance to Christ – November 24, 2019      Video

Disciples Take Their Faith Public – November 17, 2019

Disciples Live by Faith – November 10, 2019

Disciples Affirm Resurrection Hope – November 3, 2019

Disciples Don’t Judge – October 27, 2019

Disciples Wrestle with God and Faith – October 20, 2019

Disciples Welcome Transformation – October 13, 2019 – Luke 17

Disciples Welcome All – September 15, 2019

Disciples Take Faith Seriously – September 8, 2019

Intentional Humility – September 1, 2019

Becoming Unbound – August 25, 2019

Storing Up Treasures – August 18, 2019

Look Who’s Coming to Dinner – July 21, 2019

Who Is My Neighbor – July 14, 2019 – Luke 10

Do Not Grow Weary – Galatians 6

Unity in Diversity – June 9, 2019 – Pentecost

Led by the Spirit – June 2, 2019 – Acts 16

Welcome the Outsider – May 19, 2019 – Acts 11

Community of Disciples – May 12, 2019 – Acts 9

A Life of Praise – May 5, 2019 – Psalm 30

We Had Hoped – April 28, 2019

An Idle Tale – April 21, 2019

Entering Jerusalem – Peacefully – April 14, 2019

Loving Extravagantly – April 7, 2019

Grace and the Prodigal – March 31, 2019

Sooner Rather Than Later – March 24, 2019

Journey to Jerusalem – March 17, 2019

Tested in the Wilderness – March 10, 2019

The Transfiguration – March 3, 2019

Foiled Expectations – February 17, 2019

The Unending Sermon – February 10, 2019

Who Are You – February 3, 2019

The Mission of John, Part One – January 20, 2019

The Voice of God – January 13, 2019

Epiphany Sunday – January 6, 2019

A Light in the Darkness – December 9, 2018     Video Link

The Divine Interruption – December 2, 2018

The Redeemer Comes – November 25, 2018

Acting in Faith – November 18, 2018

Coincidence or Providence – November 11, 2018

A Lesson in Loyalty – November 4, 2018

What Do You Want – October 28, 2018

Drum Major Instinct – October 21, 2018

Wisdom from Above – September 23, 2018

A Slip of the Tongue – September 16, 2018

Let the Dogs Be Fed – September 9, 2018

Matters of the Heart – September 2, 2018

Standing against Evil – August 26, 2018

Redeeming the Time – August 19, 2018

The Bread of Life – August 12, 2018

A Tragic Tale – July 15, 2018

Facing Rejection – July 8, 2018

Peace Be Still – June 24, 2018

Seed Parables – June 17, 2018

Crazy Love – June 10

Guided by the Spirit – May 20, 2018

Transitioning On – May 13, 2018

As I Have Loved You – May 5, 2018

Of Vines and Branches – April 29, 2018

Of Shepherds and Earth – April 22, 2018

Good Doubt – April 8, 2018

Fools for Christ – April 1, 2018 – Easter

Palm Sunday – March 25, 2018

Written on Our Hearts – March 18, 2018

Snakes on a Plain – March 11, 2018

Rules for Life – March 4, 2018

Keeping Promises – February 25, 2018

Lent Begins – February 18, 2018

A Journey of Change – February 11, 2018

A Different Kind of Teacher – January 28, 2018

A Whale of a Tale – January 21, 2018

Nothing Good Ever Came Out of Nazareth – January 14, 2018

Your Light Has Come – January 7, 2018

When Past and Future Meet – December 31, 2017

Longing for God – December 3, 2017

When Did We See You – November 26, 2017

Deborah the Judge – November 19, 2017

When the Bridegroom Is Delayed – November 12, 2017

Between God and Caesar – October 22, 2017

Focused on the Positive – October 15, 2017

Focused on the Goal – October 8, 2017

Striving toward Harmony – October 1, 2017

To Live Is Christ – September 24, 2017

In Pursuit of Unity – September 17, 2017

The Law of Love – September 10, 2017

Called and Identified – September 3, 2017

The Women Behind Moses

Joseph and His Brothers, Part 2 – August 20, 2017

Joseph and His Brothers – August 13, 2017 – print version

A Tale of Two Brothers – July 16, 2017

Here’s Your Sign – July 9, 2017

The Last Laugh – June 18, 2017

Trinity Sunday – June 11, 2017

Pentecost Sunday – June 4, 2017

Don’t Let Your Hearts Be Troubled – May 14, 2017

Abundance Reimagined – May 7, 2017

Our Hearts Were Burning – April 30, 2017

Hope Overcomes Doubt – April 23, 2017

Behold the Empty Tomb – April 16, 2017

The Beginning of the End – April 9, 2017

Come Out of the Tomb – April 2, 2017