October 2018 Sermons

World Communion Is All About Neighbors | Oct 7, 2018 | Rev. Stephen Welch

Today is World Communion Sunday. This is Christ’s table. No one is turned away for any reason. Ever.


Psalm 26 
Isaiah 43:1-5



It's Who We Are | Oct 14, 2018 | Rev. Stephen Welch
Jesus lobbed a spiritual hand grenade at the rich young ruler, telling him to go and sell everything he owned and give it all away.


Hebrews 4:12-16
Mark 10:17-31



Hearts AND Hands | Oct 21, 2018 | Rev. Stephen Welch
Jesus wants us to be last.


I Thessalonians 5:4-11 
Mark 10:35-45



Do Justice | Oct 28, 2018 | Rev. Stephen Welch
It was another tough week in America. There were threats of bombs for many public servants. And then Saturday, in worship, our sisters and brothers were murdered, for no other reason than hatred, racism. That influence and impact needs to come to Ripon to be aware that this is significant to us as well.



Micah 6:8