Lost and…

Date: September 11, 2022

Bible Text: 1 Timothy 1:12-17, Luke 15:1-10 |

Today is the anniversary of the September 11, 2001, attacks, a day of profound loss for our country and for many of us personally. Since that day, as we look back to it, America has
By |2022-09-11T13:41:17-04:00September 11th, 2022|

Straight Up

Date: July 10, 2022

Bible Text: Luke 10:25-37, Amos 7:1-9 |

The world sure seems like a mess these days! Nothing seems to be quite right. The scriptures tell us that God's ways are always right and true, though. So if it isn't God that's the
By |2022-07-14T11:49:52-04:00July 14th, 2022|

Ash Wednesday Service Online

Date: February 17, 2021

Bible Text: Joel 2:1-2, 11-16, Matthew 6 |

This is an "on demand" worship service, if those words can actually go together, for Ash Wednesday. It follows the liturgy in our Presbyterian Book of Common Worship and includes the virtual imposition of ashes.
By |2021-02-17T04:23:59-05:00February 17th, 2021|

By Whose Authority?

Date: January 31, 2021

Bible Text: Galatians 5:16​-26, Mark 1:21​–28 |

At the beginning of Jesus' ministry he taught in the synagogue in Capernaum. His teaching had tremendous impact on those who heard him, because he taught "with authority, not like the scribes." His authoritative words
By |2021-02-02T16:59:23-05:00February 2nd, 2021|

Turn, Turn, Turn

Date: January 24, 2021

Bible Text: Jonah 3:1-5, 10, 1 Corinthians 7:29​-31, Mark 1:14​-20 |

The three texts today come from very different times and contexts, but they share an urgency about repentance and the call to turn to the Lord. Paul, in particular, invites the Corinthian believers to live
By |2021-01-24T23:20:43-05:00January 24th, 2021|

Free Indeed

Date: January 17, 2021

Bible Text: John 1:43-51, 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 |

In Paul's first letter to the Corinthians, he addresses several situations in that congregation where folks were taking their freedom in Christ as license to do whatever they wanted. This seems to have included participating
By |2021-01-20T16:16:55-05:00January 20th, 2021|

Clinging Like Ivy

Date: August 30, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 12:9-21, Matthew 16:21-27 |

We continue the story from last week of Jesus exploring and explaining his identity with the disciples. Simon Peter acknowledged Jesus as the Messiah and the Son of God, but when Jesus talks about what
By |2020-08-30T22:22:58-04:00August 30th, 2020|