SERMONS

The first Sunday, October 2, after Hurricane Ian devastated Southwest Florida. The church was without power but the congregation came together for the Word of the Lord. While the audio is limited, please watch this historic moment in NUCC's 50-year legacy.(...)

Sermon Segment: “Named and Known” | Rev. Wells-Bean

"I wanted to make sure he wasn't forgotten," says an attendee at a memorial service. Hear Rev. Angela Wells-Bean's sermon, Named and Known, based on the biblical passage about the rich man and Lazarus in Luke 16: 19-31.(...)

Sermon Segment | “Balm in Gilead” | Rev. Greenhaw

The Serenity Prayer, By Reinhold Niebuhr: God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Rev. Greenhaw preaches on this famous poem by a former UCC minister.(...)

Sermon Segment: An Indelible Stain | Rev. Greenhaw

"Something tragic, something horrific, something has stained your memory, your life is not unable to be washed off,"  said Rev. Greenhaw as he preached on the anniversary of 9/11. "We must overcome the stain."(...)

Sermon Segment: “Angels Unaware” | Rev. Dr. David Greenhaw

"We talked like two normal people," tells Rev. Greenhaw who sat next to a famous baseball player, Reggie Jackson. "It was a most remarkable encounter." The text from Hebrews is very practical, be generous and kind to strangers.(...)

“Repairer of the Breach” | Rev. Greenhaw

Rev. David Greenhaw preaches on Isaiah 58: 6-12. The "Repairer of the Breach."(...)

“A Courtroom Scene” | Rev. Dr. David Greenhaw

"There are many ways of understanding God, many ways you are proceeding through life ... thinking you are doing the right thing. But you're really not. Look to see..."(...)

Sermon Segment: “Longing” | Rev. David Greenhaw

"It was out of my reach, out of my control. ... I longed to be helpful, to be hopeful."(...)