Main Street UMC, Kernersville, NC

Sermons by Rev. Dr. Michael “Mike” J. Gehring

Humility

“Working Out One’s Salvation”

Philippians 2: 1-13 Imitating Christ’s Humility 2 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, 2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. 3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition…

Matthew 20

“Labor Disputes”

Matthew 20: 1-16 The Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard 20 “For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard. 2 He agreed to pay them a denarius[a] for the day and sent them into his vineyard. 3 “About nine in the morning he went out and…

Forgive

“The Way to Freedom”

Matthew 18: 21-35 The Parable of the Unmerciful Servant 21 Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” 22 Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.[a] 23 “Therefore, the kingdom of heaven is like a king who wanted to…

You Are the Christ

Building the Church on What?

Matthew 16: 13-20 Peter Declares That Jesus Is the Messiah 13 When Jesus came to the region of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Son of Man is?” 14 They replied, “Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” 15 “But what about you?” he asked. “Who do…

Jesus Walking on Water

Sinking in these Waters

Matthew 14: 22-33 Jesus Walks on the Water 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone, 24 and the boat was…

Dr. Keith Vereen

Living into the Gospel

Mike & Keith Vereen (Interview)  Dr. Keith Vereen was ordained in 2014 and on September 12, 2015, he was elected to serve as the 15th Pastor of Providence Baptist Church, Kernersville, NC. His Favorite Bible Verse: Numbers 30:2 – “If a man vow a vow unto the Lord, or swear an oath to bind his soul…

Parable of the Mustard Seed

Kingdom Training

Matthew 13: 31–33, 44–52 The Parables of the Mustard Seed and the Yeast 31 He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. 32 Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a tree,…

Parable of the Weeds

Growing Together

Matthew 13: 24–30, 36–43 The Parable of the Weeds 24 Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field. 25 But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. 26 When the wheat sprouted and formed heads, then the weeds also appeared. 27 “The…

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