Sermon Archives

09/02/2018

“Enneagram: Peacemaker”

“The Enneagram: Peacemaker: A Sermon for University Congregational Church Sunday, September 2, 2018 Rev. Paul E. Ellis Jackson Traditional Word “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” Matthew 5:9 Contemporary Word “It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in […]

08/26/2018

“Enneagram: Challenger”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church Aug. 26, 2018 Enneagram: Challenger II Cor. 12:9-10 In one of the churches I served was a strong, talkative, hard-nosed, competitive woman who had recently retired from her executive job in town. She had risen through the ranks at a large utility company and served as a vice president there […]

08/19/2018

“Enneagram: Enthusiast”

Enneagram: Enthusiast A Sermon for University Congregational Church Sunday, August 19, 2018 Rev. Paul Ellis Jackson Contemporary Word “Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty […]

08/12/2018

“Enneagram: Loyalist”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church Aug. 12, 2018 Enneagram: Loyalist I John 4:16, 18-19 We’re going to take a short break from the festivities of Sports Sunday to continue our discussion of the spiritual tool called the Enneagram. All summer, we have been discovering what the enneagram has to teach us about ourselves. This is […]

08/05/2018

“Enneagram: Investigator”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church Aug. 5, 2018 “Enneagram: Investigator” Luke 6:38 The Enneagram is a system of mapping human character types. The premise of the Enneagram is that there are nine distinct types of human characters. The word Enneagram is a Greek word that means nine-pointed, or nine-sided figure, or drawing. Each of the […]

07/29/2018

“Enneagram: Individualist”

Enneagram: Individualist A sermon for University Congregational Church, Wichita, Kansas Sunday, July 29, 2018 Rev. Paul E. Ellis Jackson Traditional Word Psalm 8 A Psalm of David. 1 O Lord, our Sovereign, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens. 2 Out of the mouths of […]

07/22/2018

“Enneagram: Achiever”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church July 22, 2018 “Enneagram: Achiever” 2 Corinthians 4:17-18 In his memoir, Open, champion tennis player Andre Agassi describes growing up with a father whose love for him was tied to his performance on the court. Agassi shocked the world when he publicly confessed for the first time that he hated […]

07/15/2018

“Enneagram: Helper”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church July 15, 2018 “Enneagram: Helper” Mark 28-34a Last week, I kicked off our new sermon series about the Enneagram – a spiritual and psychological resource to better understand our personalities and our spiritual needs. I talked about number Ones – often called “perfectionists” or “reformers”. As I suspected, we have […]

07/08/2018

“Enneagram: Reformer”

Robin McGonigle University Congregational Church July 8, 2018 Enneagram: Reformer I John 4:18 Today we start a new journey together – learning about the enneagram. It is an aid for self-knowledge and spiritual guidance which comes from Sufism (the mystical tradition within Islam), Judaism, and Christianity. The desert mothers and fathers of the fourth century […]

07/01/2018

“A Service of Lessons and Music Celebrating our Country’s Independence”

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