Giving as an Act of Worship

Eastside Church’s Reverend Timothy Lloyd delivers the first sermon on a new series on stewardship, starting in Deuteronomy 14:22-29. Is our giving just for the church? Is it just a way to support good work in the world? Tim makes the case from scripture that giving is first and foremost an act of worship and […]

Continue reading

Authority Through Obedience to God

Eastside Church’s Reverend Timothy Lloyd delivers a sermon on this week’s New Testament Lectionary reading, Matthew 21:23-32. How was Jesus’s obedience the source of his authority? How can our imitation of Christ’s obedience make us more powerful forces for change in the world?

Continue reading

Fairness and the Work of the Kingdom of God

Eastside Church’s Reverend Timothy Lloyd delivers a sermon on this week’s New Testament Lectionary reading, Matthew 20:1-16, also known as the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard. What does fairness look like in the work of the kingdom of God? What does this mean for how we should use our gifts?

Continue reading

Forgiveness, the Unforgiving Servant, and You

Eastside Church’s Reverend Timothy Lloyd delivers a sermon on this week’s New Testament Lectionary reading, Matthew¬†18:21-35. How should we live in light of God’s forgiving spirit? How are we failing (and succeeding) at being transformed by forgiveness?

Continue reading

Eastside Unplugged

Please forgive the audio quality, we were “unplugged” in the piano room do to a broken AC unit. Dave Logan talks about Abraham, Sarah and God working through and in spite of us.

Continue reading