Sermons by the Rev. David Wheeler
Interpreting the Present Time

Interpreting the Present Time

August 18, 2019

In today’s sermon, Rev. Wheeler suggests that faithful, timely action by Christians is needed in discerning the Way of Jesus as we endeavor to “Interpret the Present Time.”

Faith Will Lead Us Home

Faith Will Lead Us Home

August 11, 2019

Where do we turn in times of doubt or despair? How do we “act in faith” when it seems all hope is lost? What does faith look like when you’re stuck wasting around for your next step? Rev. Wheeler wrestles with these questions in this sermon based on Hebrews 11.

Hoarding vs Trusting

Hoarding vs Trusting

August 4, 2019

Rev. Wheeler offers a pastoral response to this past week of mass shootings and suggests that greed is a possibility not just with money and material possessions— but also with our personal liberties and freedoms. Based on Luke 12:13-21.

Was Jesus a Feminist?

Was Jesus a Feminist?

July 21, 2019

Click to listen to today’s sermon as Rev. Wheeler draws upon the story of Mary and Martha from Luke 10:38-42 to show how Mary and Jesus were breaking down gender stereotypes. He also offers a pastoral response to some of the divisive recent statements that have done harm to women, people of color, and the witness of the Christian faith.

The Right Questions

The Right Questions

July 14, 2019

“Who is my neighbor and how may I love them faithfully?” Rev. Wheeler tackles these difficult questions in this sermon based on the Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37).

Heaven Belongs to You (Weatherford)

Heaven Belongs to You (Weatherford)

June 30, 2019

Click to listen to Rev. Wheeler’s message from Pride Sunday, June 30, 2019 at the Federated Church.

Heaven Belongs to You

Heaven Belongs to You

June 23, 2019

Click to listen to Rev. Wheeler’s sermon from Pride Sunday, 2019- at First Congregational UCC in Norman.

Facing Our Demons

Facing Our Demons

June 23, 2019

None of us have it all together. What if having the courage to ask for help is a sign of strength and not weakness? Rev. Wheeler suggests this is the case in this sermon based on Luke 8:26-37

Divinely Mysterious Math

Divinely Mysterious Math

June 16, 2019

Click to listen to Rev. Wheeler’s Trinity Sunday sermon. The Doctrine of the Trinity is a metaphor for the diversity and unity that we find in God, he asserts....

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!