Contributors
  • Alison Bucklin

    Contributing sermons since Oct 18, 2000
Alison's church

Vashon Presbyterian Church
Vashon, Washington 98070
206-463-2010

Browse All

Newest Sermons

  • Faith That Works

    Contributed on Aug 10, 2011
     | 1,903 views

    What you believe governs what you do; if you don't do what Jesus commands, you don't really believe what he says. Or some other belief is stronger.

    As many of you know, my mother is coming to visit me in a couple of weeks. As a matter of fact, she'll be playing for the Sunday service on the 23rd. And guess what? I'm going to finish emptying out my boxes before she arrives. This is because I know my mother, and I know she'll be here. ...read more

  • Playing Favorites

    Contributed on Aug 10, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,789 views

    Trying to secure our status in God's sight by checking off a list of church activities won't give us enough credit to get away with looking down on our neighbor.

    Mahatma Gandhi wrote in his autobiography that during his student days he read the Gospels seriously and considered converting to Christianity. He believed that in the teachings of Jesus he could find the solution to the caste system that was dividing the people of India. So one Sunday he decided ...read more

  • Walking The Talk

    Contributed on Aug 7, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,082 views

    God calls us to be the kind of people who both act and speak out of love.

    Our missionaries Bev and Jesse Rich were here two weeks ago, on furlough from Uganda. They spoke briefly during the service, and after the service they showed a video of their ministry and answered our questions. It was all fascinating, God is doing some amazing things there, but one of the ...read more

  • Believing Is Seeing

    Contributed on Aug 7, 2011
     | 2,245 views

    A skeptical reporter talks to the once-blind Bartimaeus about his encounter with the itinerant preacher Yeshua of Nazareth.

    Good morning. This is The News Hour with Gaius Petronius, bringing you a special report from the Imperial Province of Judea in Palestine on Tuesday, April 9th, in the 16th year of the reign of the Emperor Tiberius. Today we have a newsmaker interview from Jericho, where the notorious Galilean ...read more

  • Re-Birthday Presents

    Contributed on Aug 7, 2011
     | 2,377 views

    Each one of us needs the gifts of the others in the body for our own wholeness, as well as for the health and optimal functioning of the whole church. And all of these gifts are to be used in love.

    How many of you can remember building things when you were little? At my house we had Lincoln logs and tinker toys and cedar blocks, and I could spend all day building houses. I always envied the kids who had Meccano sets, you know, the metal strips with holes in them that you could put together ...read more

Browse All

Newest Sermon Series

Browse All

Newest Sermon Illustrations