Sermons

Every Sunday, we gather to hear a Word of Life, not only for ourselves, but for our world. Though not all of our preachers use a script, you can find some of our favorite sermons here.


Christina Kukuk Sermon: “All Kinds of Healing” (Jan 26, 2020)

Rev. Christina Kukuk
2020-01-26

January 26, 2020 // Narr 2.21 Epiphany // Rev. Christina G. Kukuk // First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // “All Kinds of Healing, All Kinds of Ways” // Mark 2:1-12, Mark 2:13-17   Intro Friday afternoon in a Medford conference room, it was my honor to hear a story of healing first-hand. As one of »

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Christina Kukuk Sermon: “Follow Me” (Jan 12, 2020)

Rev. Christina Kukuk
2020-01-12

January 12, 2020 // Narr 2.19 Epiphany // Rev. Christina G. Kukuk // First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // “Follow Me” // Mark 1:9-13; Mark 1:14-20   Intro One of the most interesting conversations we have in UCC 101 is the first one, when I ask the group to imagine explaining to intelligent, alien, extraterrestrial »

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Christina Kukuk Sermon: “Changes Come” (Jan 5, 2020)

Rev. Christina Kukuk
2020-01-05

January 5, 2020 // Narr 2.18 Epiphany H.O.W. // Rev. Christina G. Kukuk // First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // “Changes Come” // “The Wise Ones’ Journey” by the Wild Goose Resource Group; Mark 1:1-8   Intro   Tomorrow is the Feast of Epiphany, or, if you’re going to be official, in a lot of »

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Rev. Christina Kukuk: “Promises Made, Promises Kept?” (Dec. 1, 2019)

Rev. Christina Kukuk
2019-12-01

December 1, 2019 // Narr 2.13 Advent 1: Promise // Rev. Christina G. Kukuk // First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // “Promises Made, Promises Kept?” // Jeremiah 33:14-18; I Promise (children’s picture book) by David McPhail Intro Promises, promises. What is a promise? [various responses: a commitment, your word, a pledge…. ] I appreciate Baby »

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Rev. Christina Kukuk: “Josiah and the Lost Words” (Nov 24, 2019)

Rev. Christina Kukuk
2019-11-24

Nov. 24, 2019 // Narr 2.12 // Rev. Christina G. Kukuk //First Congregational UCC, Ashland, OR // “Josiah and the Lost Words” // (II Kings 22:1-20);II Kings 23:1-3; “Let’s remake the world with words” by Gregory Orr Intro A little over a decade ago, when a new edition of a popular children’s dictionary[1] hit store »

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