Sermon Podcast

Sermons preached at Highlands Presbyterian Church:

by David Baer, June 21, 2020

Jesus calls us to take up our cross, which means identifying with and sharing in the struggles of those treated as enemies or outcasts by the centers of power. To do this we need to learn to master our fears—first of all, the fears that arise when we encounter new or challenging information.

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by David Baer, February 23, 2020

God’s glorious, transforming power is here, clothed in weakness and vulnerability.

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by David Baer, February 9, 2020

The eyes of the world are on the church, and the communities that Christians create and lead.

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by David Baer, February 2, 2020

God’s kingdom is near, and blessed are the arms that reach out in faith, in trust, in hope.

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by David Baer, January 19, 2020

We learn who Jesus is not by words, but by accepting his invitation to come to stay with him.

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by David Baer, January 12, 2020

Baptism is a beginning in the delight and love of God, which grounds us in a life of generosity and mercy.

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by David Baer, December 22, 2019

Christmas doesn’t depend on us. Thanks be to God!

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by David Baer, December 8, 2019

Advent calls us to retrace our steps to hear again God’s promise: “You are my beloved.”

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by David Baer, December 1, 2019

Advent is a time of waiting, when we come to appreciate the need for a Savior.

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by David Baer, November 24, 2019

It’s is those who are vulnerable, desperate, and cast aside by the world that recognize Jesus’ cross as the throne it is.

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