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Recent Sermons (Page 3)

Along the Way: Called, The Courage to Be God’s Servant – March 13, 2022

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross,” Worshipbook #222 WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP Jesus comes along side us where we are, calling us by name: “[Your name], follow me.” A simple call. A hard call. Because following sometimes requires changing direction, even leaving. And we look around…

Along the Way: Prepared, Making Ourselves Ready – March 6, 2022

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “I Could Sing of Your Love Forever” WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP Today, on this First Sunday in Lent, the journey to the foot of the Cross begins. Are you ready? There is so much to worry with, so much uncertainty, pain, and suffering. How can I…

Lasting Love: The Blessedness & Fragility of Human Connectedness – February 20, 2022

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “You Are My King (Amazing Love)” WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP For the beauty of human-to-human relationships Spouse, brother, sister, parent, child. Friends on earth and friends above, For all gentle thoughts and mild; Lord of all, to thee we raise, This, our hearts and voices of…

Lasting Love: The Blessedness & Fragility of Human Connectedness – February 13, 2022

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Forever Reign” WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP (Based on 1 CORINTHIANS 13 Adapted from The Message) Love never gives up. Love cares more for others than for self. Love doesn’t want what it doesn’t have. Love doesn’t strut, Doesn’t have a swelled head, Doesn’t force itself on…

My Living Hope – February 6, 2022

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Living Hope” WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP (Based on 1 Timothy 2:3-5) Children of the Heavenly Father, Come, let us worship God our Savior, Who desires everyone to be saved, and to come to the knowledge of the truth. Come, let us worship the one mediator between…

Channels of Tears – January 30, 2022

Christ Has Come to You… On His Way to Someone Else! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” Worshipbook #78, vv. 1 & 2 WELCOME FIFTH SUNDAY HYMN SING “To God Be the Glory,” Worshipbook #72, vv. 1 & 2 “God Bless Your Church with Strength!,” Worshipbook #580, vv. 1 & 3 “The Steadfast Love,” Worshipbook #98 *PRAYER W/THE LORD’S PRAYER…

Immerse: Beautiful Surrender – January 23, 2022

Christ Has Come to You… On His Way to Someone Else! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “God of Creation, All-Powerful” Worshipbook #4, vv. 1, 2, & 3 WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP Psalm 24:7-10, Worshipbook #792 *SING TO THE LORD “Hosanna, I See the King of Glory” “As the Deer” *PRAYER W/THE LORD’S PRAYER Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.…

Immerse: Open to the Possibilities – January 16, 2022

Christ Has Come to You… On His Way to Someone Else! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” Worshipbook #413 *CALL TO WORSHIP Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn… For they shall be comforted.” *SING TO THE LORD “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” “Great are You Lord” *PRAYER MINUTE FOR MISSION Doug McCracken of Christian Counselors Collaborative RELEASING THE…