Browsing Archive: January, 2014

A Voice Crying Out in the Wilderness

Posted by Elkin Presbyterian Church on Monday, January 13, 2014, In : Sermons 

Sunday, January 12, 2014 Service

Mark 1:1-11

This  Sunday Stuart began his preaching series on the Gospel of Mark in a sermon entitled: “A Voice Crying in the Wilderness”. Our text is Mark 1: 1-11 which recounts John the Baptist’s ministry in the desert at the river Jordan and Jesus own baptism at the hands of John in which he hears a Divine Voice saying: “ You are my beloved Child in whom I am well pleased!”.  This is Baptism of the Lord Sunday when we will renew our baptismal vows w...


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The Peaceable Kingdom

Posted by Elkin Presbyterian Church on Friday, January 10, 2014,

Sunday, December 15, 2013 Service


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The Word Made Flesh

Posted by Elkin Presbyterian Church on Friday, January 10, 2014, In : Sermons 

Sunday, December 29, 2013 Service

Isaiah 63:7-9

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The Gift of the Magi

Posted by Elkin Presbyterian Church on Monday, January 6, 2014, In : Sermons 

Sunday, January 5, 2014 Service

Mathew 2:1-12

On Epiphany Sunday, the church lifts up that strange, ancient tale of the wise men who follow the star  to witness the birth of the Christ Child and offer Him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. As we consider the Gift of the Magi we will explore what could be that spiritual gift that we bring to the Christ Child on Epiphany Sunday and in this new year to come.

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Swords into Plowshares

Posted by Elkin Presbyterian Church on Friday, January 3, 2014, In : Sermons 
Sunday, December 1st, 2013 Service

Isaiah 2:1-5

Swords into plowshares, lions lying down with lambs, blooming deserts, and a woman with child- what does Isaiah’s vision of the peaceable kingdom have to do with you? Everything.

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Our Pastor


Rev. Stuart Taylor Stuart was called to serve as the Pastor/Head of Staff for Elkin Presbyterian Church in January of 2013. He was born and raised in Greenville, South Carolina where his parents were charter members of the John Knox Presbyterian Church. He has two daughters. Rachel is finishing up at Tucson High School and her interests include active involvement in several sports, sustainable agriculture, steel drums and boys. She reads about two to three books a week as does her older sister. Lilly is a sophomore at Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon and is an aspiring artist, a free thinker, and a gifted writer like her mother. His daughters are the apples of his eye. Stuart enjoys a daily exercise in the gym, hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains, camping, reading, movies, dinner conversation, and researching his family history.

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