The World's Still Point
Sixth Sunday of Easter
from the book
Sermons On The Second Readings
For Sundays In Advent, Christmas, And Epiphany
Paul E. Robinson
1 John 5:1-6
Just this past week I received an e-mail from a gentleman I do not know. He was obviously sending this e-mail out to a long list of people. In essence his message was that I should go to a web site he listed and read the essay there about abortion. At one point in his e-mail he wrote the following:
Remember, abortion is not just a political issue. It is very much a religious one. It drives straight to the heart of our beliefs. I am going to do everything possible to tell believers about this essay and I ask for your help also.
Now my point this morning is not to talk about abortion. This morning, rather, I would like us to focus on a sentence in this marvelous first letter of John, imbedded in the fifth chapter, verses 4 and 5:
For whatever is born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that overcomes the world, our ...
This Sixth Sunday of Easter sermon, The World's Still Point, is based on 1 John 5:1-6 and relates to Sixth Sunday of Easter of Cycle B of the lectionary. This sermon is excerpted from the book Sermons On The Second Readings. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...