To walk by faith, to be a voice of hope, and to be known by love

Sermons by James A Swanson II

Making God real to our children – May 22, 2022

“Now God has not only raised the Lord, but is raising us up through His power.” – 1 Corinthians 6:14 GATHERING & ADORATION… PRELUDE “I Know That My Redeemer Lives,” Worshipbook #242 WELCOME Christ Is Risen! Christ Is Risen Indeed! *CALL TO WORSHIP “I Will Follow” “Good Good Father” PRAYER MINUTE FOR MISSION – “Warren County Bible Club” Leanna Ashe RELEASING THE…

An Aroma of Life – May 8, 2022

“Now God has not only raised the Lord, but is raising us up through His power.” – 1 Corinthians 6:14 GATHERING & ADORATION… PRELUDE “My Life Is in You, Lord”” WELCOME Christ Is Risen! Christ Is Risen Indeed! *CALL TO WORSHIP “This Is Amazing Grace” “10,000 Reasons PRAYER MINUTE FOR MISSION – “Women’s Care Center of Warren” Director, Mary Brown RELEASING THE…

Disoriented, Deserted, Silenced, Yet Restored! – May 1, 2022

“Now God has not only raised the Lord, but is raising us up through His power.” – 1 Corinthians 6:14 Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Days of Elijah” WELCOME Christ Is Risen! Christ Is Risen Indeed! *CALL TO WORSHIP “10,000 Reasons” “Holy Spirit” RELEASING THE BLESSING (Tithes & Offerings) Offertory – “Blessed Assurance, Jesus Is Mine!” Worshipbook #430 Praise God from whom all…

God Breaks His Silence – April 24, 2022

Christ Is Risen! Christ Is Risen Indeed! Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE “Praise Ye the Lord, the Almighty” Worshipbook #61 WELCOME Christ Is Risen! Christ Is Risen Indeed! CALL TO WORSHIP JOB 38:4-7, 12, 16, 17-18, 36-41 *SING TO THE LORD “God of Wonders” “Holy Spirit” *PRAYER W/THE LORD’S PRAYER Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come,…

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…

Love, Noise, Mistakes, Hugs and Sorries – November 14, 2021

Come, O Spirit, Fill Your Church, Making Strong Our Worship & Mission!  Gathering and Adoration PRELUDE                 “Build My Life” WELCOME *CALL TO WORSHIP With God’s help, we must learn to receive the Kingdom of God like a little child… So let us run and shout for joy, Dance ’til the break of day, Make up a happy song, Give thanks, Lick the…

Isaiah: Here I am Lord! June 27, 2021

Worship the Lord in Holy Splendor! Sunday, June 27, 2021                                        PRELUDE – “Holy Spirit” WELCOME (Pastor Aaron Reinard) CALL TO WORSHIP (Pastor James Swanson) The voice of our God and King is heard in blessing, as it echoes in its majestic powers over all creation. We come to worship our God, and to celebrate the Mystery and Reality that is God’s everlasting…