God the Father Almighty

Sunday, June 19, 2016

A sermon preached by guest preacher Rev. Mark Schaefer at Foundry UMC June 19, 2016, the fifth Sunday after Pentecost, and also Father’s Day.

Text(s): Malachi 2:10-12; John 5:19-23

I. BEGINNING

The most famous prayer in the world begins with a fairly striking
statement: God is a father. The beginning of the Lord’s Prayer are among
the most famous words prayed anywhere. In the Catholic tradition, the
prayer itself is called t