Thoughts and Prayers

Date: July 24, 2022

Bible Text: Genesis 18:20-33, Luke 11:1-13 |

We return to Luke's gospel this week with Jesus teaching his disciples about prayer at their request. So we have Luke's recording of the Lord's Prayer (a little shorter that Matthew's and what we say
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Bad News, Good News

Date: July 17, 2022

Bible Text: Amos 8:1-12, Colossians 1:15-29 |

This week we have two passages of scripture that are about as different as you could want. The first is from the prophet Amos where God is promising to end the northern Kingdom of Israel
By |2022-07-19T14:30:36-04:00July 19th, 2022|

The Kingdom Next Door

Date: July 3, 2022

Bible Text: Galatians 6:7-16, Luke 10:1-20 |

Today Pastor David Douthett is back from a couple weeks of vacation; he'll bring the sermon and lead the sacrament of the Lord's Supper in our worship. The sermon focuses on a passage in Luke
By |2022-07-14T11:53:26-04:00July 5th, 2022|

If We Weren’t Afraid

Date: April 17, 2022

Bible Text: Acts 10:34-43, Luke 24:1-12 |

Grace and peace from the Lord Jesus Christ be with you! We begin with our announcements rolling before the service, and then the service begins at the 13:40 mark in the video. (Announcements also roll
By |2022-04-17T15:11:39-04:00April 17th, 2022|

Not What You Think

Date: February 13, 2022

Bible Text: 1 Corinthians 15:21-22, Luke 6:17-26 |

We are still in the season of Epiphany, which means revealing, so the passages we are reading tell about how Jesus was revealed to be the Christ and Son of God. The gospel lesson today
By |2022-02-15T15:10:38-05:00February 15th, 2022|

To Tell the Truth

Date: November 21, 2021

Bible Text: Jeremiah 8:4-7, John 18:33-38a |

The reign of Christ is the embodiment of the heart and mind of Christ expressed in right relationships with God, with self, and with others. This includes a high dose of truth, which is often
By |2021-11-21T18:16:01-05:00November 21st, 2021|

Growing Up Together

Date: July 19, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 8:12-25, Matthew 13:24-33 |

The kingdom of heaven is like... well, all sorts of things. In today's gospel lesson, Jesus teaches about the kingdom by using parables, short illustrative stories that make a point. He says the kingdom of
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Long Time Coming

Date: June 14, 2020

Bible Text: Romans 5:1-11, Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7 |

Waiting is one skill that seems to be a requirement for those who put their faith in the Lord. In our service we hear some of the story of Sarah and Abraham, who had grown
By |2020-06-14T20:58:28-04:00June 14th, 2020|