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Sermons by Peter Shober

Entering the Light… Listen

“Entering the Light… Listen” Texts: Malachi 3:1-4 & Luke 3:1-6 Peter Shober University Congregational,  United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. Reflection: “If we did not have the Eucharist, we would have to create it; sometimes it seems that outsiders can appreciate it more than Christians. As Gandhi said, “There are so many hungry people in…

Fear and All Saints Day

Fear and All Saints Day Peter Shober, University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. Texts: Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. Matthew 6:34 “Therefore do not be anxious…

As Way Opens

Resignation Sermon Texts: Psalm 90, Galatians 4: 3-4 & Mark 13: 32-37 Peter Shober University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. Reflections on bulletin Cover: Old men ought to be explorers Here and there does not matter We must be still and still moving Into another intensity For another union, a deeper communion –…

Rich Young Ruler

Text: Mark 10: 17-31 Peter Shober University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula. Mt. Reflections: “Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.” Oscar Wilde, 19th century “If you read the Bible and it does not challenge you, then you are reading…

Recovenanting Sunday

Text: Litany of Scripture Verses on Covenant Peter Shober University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. (“Entering worship” =. We are a covenantal people…. Let’s look at each other…. “Let me ask you again – whether you or new or used to this community: “Do you want to try it again?” This church thing?…

Miracles and Justice

Labor Day Text: James 2: 1-17 & Mark 7: 24-37 Peter Shober University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. Bulletin Reflections: “Where there is great love there are always miracles.” Willa Cather People who pray for miracles usually don’t get miracles. But people who pray for courage, for strength to bear the unbearable, for…

Getting Lost, Getting Found

“Getting Lost, Getting Found” Text: Hebrews 11:8 and others Rev’s Peter Shober & Amy Carter University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Montana Reflection of Bulletin Cover: “To get to an unknown land by unknown roads, a traveler cannot allow himself to be guided by his old experience. He has to doubt himself and seek…

Creation Theology

July 12, 2015 / Courtyard: Creation Theology Text: Psalm 24: 1-7 Peter Shober, University Congregational, United Church of Christ, Missoula, Mt. Psalm 24: 1-7 The earth is God’s and all that is in it, the world, and those who live in it; for God has founded it on the seas, and established it on the…