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On being a Child of God – sermon from Apr. 15, 2018

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We looked at the oddity of life: being human AND made in the image of God, called a child of God. We heard reflections of the fallibility of our human focus and the ability to either ignore or simply miss God’s interaction with us in community. While it seems odd to hear these stories just […]

The Church this Side of Easter – Sermon for Apr. 8, 2018

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We celebrate our journey in this Easter season and consider how our life and the practice of the Christian church has changed on this side of Easter. Scripture paints many pictures of how that first and second century church practiced its faith. Some traits to consider: unity of focus, community empowerment, all are welcome – […]

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“Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord…” It is difficult to say more or anything in a sermon that expands on the Passion Gospel and portrayal of Jesus’ last days on earth. Yet, as we sit in reflection and try to not be overwhelmed by the emotion and passion it […]

Knowing the Lord – sermon for Mar. 18, 2018

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Our lessons remind us of our intimate relationship with God and the cost of our relationship. We were reminded by Jeremiah that the true knowledge of God is within us and our mission is to let that knowledge surface. Yet, it’s not just knowing God that’s important – we are also charged to “upset the […]

God lead; we follow – reflection and sermon for March 4, 2018

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In worship, we heard stories of God’s connection with humanity and how we are reminded that God’s standard and commitment is what makes life what it is. We are not called to be anything other than in relationship with God. Humanity heard, directly from God at Sinai, how we should respond to God’s love and […]