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Advent Peace

read: “A voice is crying out:
’Clear the Lord’s way in the desert!
 Make a level highway in the wilderness for our God!’” -Isaiah 40:3 reflect: She was waiting for another family member in the school parking lot. I was rushing past her, trying not to be late to our son’s winter orchestra concert. As I…

Hurricanes Are Overcome When We Are Connected

This morning I was standing in front of the daycare children, leading chapel. My assignment was to share the first story of Creation in Genesis, about how God created all of us and declared that all of creation was “good”. And of course, the only thing on my mind was the damage and flooding in…

Come experience the hope of Easter!

Come experience the hope of Easter! We welcome you to celebrate Easter Sunday on Sunday, April 16 at 11am. Come enjoy beautiful music including our handbell choir. You will hear an uplifting message based on our earliest gospel reading about Jesus’ resurrection. Our professional nursery staff is ready to bless your child, and older children…

Humility

Maintaining humility can be like holding a pool of water in your hands—elusive. There is a complex mix of embracing how God blesses and lifts you up, and how God reminds us to consider ourselves lifted up above others. In the the stories of Jesus’ interactions, much is made about sources of honor and situations…

January 15, 2017 Remembering Our Baptism

January 15, 2017 Remembering Our Baptism

December 24, 2016 Christmas Eve: Two Stories

December 24, 2016 Christmas Eve: Two Stories

October 23, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Wise House Building

October 23, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Wise House Building

October 16, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: How (Not?) to Judge

October 16, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: How (Not?) to Judge

October 9, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Storage Priorities

October 9, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Storage Priorities

October 2, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Private Practice, Public Witness

October 2, 2016 Sermon on the Mount: Private Practice, Public Witness

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