Must Jesus Bear the Cross Alone?, April 2, 2017

Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross Must Jesus Bear the Cross Alone?          Click here for audio       Mark 15:16-21, Luke 23:32-43 Pastor Donna Buell In our Lenten Sermon series we have been exploring the theme “Were You…

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The Cowardly Leader, March 26, 2017

Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross The Cowardly Leader                                  Click here for audio     John 18:33-38, 19:6-15 Abigail Ozanne, MDiv This Lent, we have been delving into the stories of the Passion Week and considering how we, like the people around Jesus,…

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A Tale of Two Men, March 19, 2017

Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross A Tale of Two Men          Click here for audio       Matthew 27:1-5, Luke 23:50-53 Pastor Marty Raths “Judas” During Lent we are making our way through the passion story, looking especially…

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Putting Away Our Swords, March 12, 2017

Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross Putting Away Our Swords         Click here for audio     Psalm 4, Matthew 26:47-56 Pastor Marty Raths Last Sunday Donna talked about how we are stretching out the passion story during Lent.  We want…

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Love Poured Out Generously, March 5, 2017

Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross Love Poured Out Generously       Click here for audio       Mark 14:1-11 Pastor Donna Buell The gospel story of Christ’s passion, death, and resurrection is central to our faith as Christians.  And as God’s…

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Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ash Wednesday – Lent 2017 WERE YOU THERE?  Finding Ourselves at the Foot of the Cross  Saying “Yes” to God’s “Yes”              audio to be added     Matthew 4:1-11 Pastor Marty Raths It is not what we might have expected to have happen. At the very beginning of his public…

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Becoming Like Children, February 26, 2017

Season after Epiphany 2017 LET US WALK IN THE LIGHT OF THE LORD Becoming Like Children         Click here for audio     I Samuel 17:31-40, Matthew 18:1-5 Pastor Marty Raths Many years ago I was introduced to a new and rather curious word. Biophony.  B-I-O-P-H-O-N-Y. Biophony. Literally…

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Storing Up Treasure in Heaven, February 19, 2017

Season after Epiphany 2017 LET US WALK IN THE LIGHT OF THE LORD Storing Up Treasure In Heaven         Click here for audio     Matthew 6:19-34 Pastor Donna Buell In 1998 we finally did it.  For years we had been saying to one another that we really…

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Were You There? Lenten Worship Series 2017

Lent is a season in the church year when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation, and spiritual discipline. Our congregation will begin our Lenten observance with an Ash Wednesday Service of Worship on March 1st at 6:30 pm following our Wednesday evening meal. …

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Salt and Light, February 12, 2017

  Season after Epiphany 2017 LET US WALK IN THE LIGHT OF THE LORD Salt and Light         Click here for audio     Matthew 5:13-16, Isaiah 58:1-10 Abigail Ozanne   “You are the salt of the earth. But if salt loses its saltiness, how will it become salty…

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