Author Archives: Coleman Glenn

About Coleman Glenn

I'm a New Church (Swedenborgian) minister and Patheos blogger (www.patheos.com/blogs/goodandtruth).

Good Friday Sermon: The Lord’s Temptations

I preached this sermon on Friday, April 6, 2012 at the Dawson Creek Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC. Readings: Psalm 22; Luke 23:26-56; Arcana Coelestia 1812 “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” (Luke … Continue reading

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Sermon: The Purpose of Baptism

THE PURPOSE OF BAPTISM A Sermon by Rev. Coleman S. Glenn March 25, 2012 Dawson Creek, BC Readings: Isaiah 1:9-20; Matthew 3:1-17; True Christian Religion 685 We just heard the story of John the Baptist, who called all of Judah to … Continue reading

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Sermon: Growing in Wisdom

GROWING IN WISDOM A Sermon by Rev. Coleman S. Glenn 18 March 2012 Dawson Creek, BC  Readings: 1 Samuel 3:1-21; Luke 2:40-52; True Christian Religion 387  “And Jesus increased in wisdom and in age, and in grace with God and men.” … Continue reading

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Peace River New Church Newsletter: March 2012

It seems that the site that hosts the Dawson Creek New Church web page, newchurch.ca, is down for the time being. Hopefully it will be up and running again sometime in the near future; for now, I’ll be posting newsletters … Continue reading

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Sermon: Waiting on the Lord

WAITING ON THE LORD A Sermon by Rev. Coleman S. Glenn 12 February 2012 Dawson Creek, BC Readings: 1 Samuel 13:1-15; Luke 12:35-48; Divine Providence 73:6, 7 “Our soul waits for Jehovah; He is our help and our shield.” (Psalm 33:20) … Continue reading

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Sermon: Following the Commandments

I preached this sermon at the Dawson Creek Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC, on January 29, 2012. Readings: Exodus 20:1-17; Mark 12:28-34; New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine 159-163 “He who has My commandments and keeps them, … Continue reading

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Sermon: Years of Plenty, Years of Famine

I preached this sermon on Sunday, January 8, at the Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC. Readings: Genesis 41; Matthew 6:19-21; Arcana Coelestia 5342 “And all the land of Egypt was famished, and the people cried to … Continue reading

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