Universal Life Church Sermons

We hope to educate, enlighten, and inform our ministers. These sermons reflect inspirational teachings from various faiths. As an interfaith church, we strive to find common ground that unites us across any divide.

Please check back every two weeks for a new sermon, and help us promote freedom of thought, freedom of religion, and the mantra that "we are all children of the same universe."

Do We Have Free Will?

May 9th, 2016

Can we call it having free will if, in a sense, our decisions are made before we are conscious of them? As human beings we have an urge to ask for reasons why certain things happen. Some people believe that th...   Continue Reading »

The Power of Prayer

December 7th, 2015

No matter which direction you look anymore, it seems like you’re staring straight at death. As the attacks seem to increase in frequency, so too does the familiar refrain we hear in response. “Pray...   Continue Reading »

Afraid of Dying Alone?

November 2nd, 2015

All those who pass deserve to be remembered. The final week of October, hosting Halloween, Samhain, and Mexico’s Dia de los Muertos, has been associated with the dead for hundreds of years. During this pivot...   Continue Reading »

Demons Among Us

June 1st, 2015

*This is written from a conservative Christian perspective* Demons have been portrayed in various ways in human culture and media, but the biblical understanding of a demon is a supernatural being who is subse...   Continue Reading »

Fifty Shades of Sin

March 2nd, 2015

From a Christian perspective, there are many elements in Fifty Shades of Grey that are alarming. The movie has made its way from the printed page to the big screen this past Valentine’s Day. The film has enj...   Continue Reading »

What is the Gospel?

February 24th, 2015

“By this gospel you are saved, if you hold firmly to the word I preached to you.” – 1 Corinthians 15:2 What is the Gospel? Most of us have a general idea of what the gospel is, but for the mo...   Continue Reading »

Understanding Islamic Monotheism

January 28th, 2015

Taj Mahal Agra, India Among the religions of the world, Islam has the shortest creed: La ilaha illa Allah, Muhammad rasul Allah, “There is no god but Allah and Muhammad is Allah’s Apostle.” This creed is...   Continue Reading »

Books of the Bible: Leviticus

November 2nd, 2014

  The third book of the Bible, Leviticus, picks up where Exodus left off. Exodus ends with instructions on how to set up the tabernacle, and Leviticus lays out the laws and regulations for worship within...   Continue Reading »

Books of the Bible: Exodus

September 30th, 2014

Exodus is the second book of the bible and is well known known for the story of the ten plagues and the crossing of the Red Sea. Those who went to church growing up probably remember Sunday School lessons on t...   Continue Reading »

I offer you my solemn vow

September 9th, 2014

“I offer you my solemn vow to be your faithful partner in sickness and in health, in good times and in bad, and in joy as well as in sorrow. I promise to love you and to cherish you for as long as we bo...   Continue Reading »

Books of the Bible: Genesis

August 17th, 2014

Genesis is the first book of the bible and gives an account of the creation of the word. Tradition holds that Moses wrote Genesis sometime between 1446 and 1406 BC. The word “genesis” is Greek in ...   Continue Reading »

Lust and Evil Desires

August 8th, 2014

Worldviews As with all things, lust and evil desires are defined differently depending on the worldview they’re seen from. A worldview is the overall perspective from which one sees and interprets the w...   Continue Reading »

Setting A Good Example

July 30th, 2014

  Biblical Worldview Setting a good example is vital to helping others understand our faith. If we want others to respect our beliefs and see the world through the same lens, we need to be setting good ex...   Continue Reading »