Sermons by the Rev. David Wheeler
Draw the Circle Wide (Pentecost 2019)

Draw the Circle Wide (Pentecost 2019)

June 9, 2019

Rev. Wheeler suggests here that the movement of God’s Holy Spirit always calls us to inclusion and love...Draw the Circle Wide!

From Acts of Charity to Civic Discipleship

From Acts of Charity to Civic Discipleship

June 2, 2019

Click to listen to Part 5 of 5 in Mobilizing Our Faith- Rev. Wheeler makes the case that Christian Discipleship must go further than charity. Mature discipleship also embraces social justice and advocacy for those on the margins.

Easter Courage

Easter Courage

May 26, 2019

Rev Wheeler offers the thought that God’s gift of peace makes it possible for people of faith to work for justice and peace at the same time in this sermon based on John 14.

Not Narrow Nationalists, But Global Leaders

Not Narrow Nationalists, But Global Leaders

May 19, 2019

Click to listen to Part 4 of 5 in the series, Mobilizing Our Faith. Rev. Wheeler makes the case that Christian discipleship is a higher calling for people of faith than national citizenship. We are called to be global leaders!

Redeeming the American Dream (Norman)

Redeeming the American Dream (Norman)

May 12, 2019

Click to hear Part 3 in the series, “Mobilizing Our Faith,” in which Rev. Wheeler makes the case that the rugged individualism that has pervaded much of American culture stands in need of a correction in favor of loving our neighbors. “Redeeming the American Dream.”

Redeeming the American Dream (Weatherford)

Redeeming the American Dream (Weatherford)

May 12, 2019

Click to hear Part 3 in the series, “Mobilizing Our Faith,” in which Rev. Wheeler makes the case that the rugged individualism that has pervaded much of American culture stands in need of a correction in favor of loving our neighbors. “Redeeming the American Dream.”

The Biblical Roots of Justice

The Biblical Roots of Justice

May 5, 2019

Part 2 of 5 in the series, “Mobilizing Our Faith.” Rev. Wheeler looks at the relationship between the Christian life, compassion, and justice across the centuries and then speaks to what this looks like to today’s people of faith.

The Biblical Roots of Justice

The Biblical Roots of Justice

May 5, 2019

Part 2 of 5 in the series, “Mobilizing Our Faith.” Rev. Wheeler looks at the relationship between the Christian life, compassion, and justice across the centuries and then speaks to what this looks like to today’s people of faith.

A Socially Engaged Faith

A Socially Engaged Faith

April 28, 2019

Drawing on the story of Moses and the “burning bush,” Rev. Wheeler offers a call to followers of Jesus today to be socially engaged, working for God’s vision of love and justice in ways that transform the world we live in. Part 1 of 5 in the series, “Mobilizing Our Faith...”

The Jazz of Easter

The Jazz of Easter

April 21, 2019

Life and faith require a bit of improvisation! Click to listen to Rev. Wheeler’s Easter 2019 sermon— “The Jazz of Easter.”