SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE THEMES

August
August 2  –  “Thinking About Crumbs” (Matthew 15:21-28) video

 August 9 - “With Paltry Provisions Facing a Needy World”(Matthew14:13-21) 

August 16 – In person/on line @ 9:30 am “The Peter Principle” (Matt. 14:22-33)

August 23 – “Who Am I?” (Matthew 16:13-20)

August 30 – “God Believes in You” (Matthew 16:21-28)

July

July 5 – Holy Communion: “With Liberty and Justice” (Galatians 5:1, 13-18)  video
July 12 – “Sowing Seeds”  (Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23)  video
July 19 – “What to Do When It’s Such a Mess?” (Matthew 13:24-30)  video
July 26 – “Something Old, Something New” (Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52)  video

June

June 7 – Holy Communion: “The Masks of God” (Matthew 28:16-20) video

June 14 – “To Live By Grace” (Romans 5:6-11) video

June 21 – “Life Is a Temporary Assignment” (Genesis 28:10-17) video

June 28 – “No Easy Crossing” (Genesis 32:22-32) video

May

May 3 – “To Live Abundantly” (John 10:1-10) with Holy Communion* video
May 10 – Mothers’ Day “Where We Love Is Home” (John 17:6-19)  video  
May 17 – "Taking a Chance on God" (Matthew 25:14-30)  video
May 24 - Memorial Day Weekend "To Lay Life Down" (John 15:12-17)  video
May 31 – Pentecost “What Are You Trying to Say?” (Genesis 11:1-9; Acts 2:1-21) video

April

April 5  Palm Sunday  “I Love a Parade” (Matthew 21:1-11)  video 
April 12  Easter Sunday  “Rumors ofResurrection” (Matthew 28:1-10) video
April 19  “And Hope for Thomas Too”  (John 20:19-31; I Peter 1:3-9) video
April 26  “Stay With Us” (Luke 24:13-35)  video

MARCH

March 1  “The Devil Made Me Do It?” (Matthew 4:1-11)
March 8   “Keeping Faith With the Future” (Matthew 22:15-22)
March 15  “Beyond Arithmetic” (Mark 12:38-44)
March 22  “Keeping Our Distance” (Luke 10:25-37)
March 29  "The Blame Game" (Genesis 3:8-13; John 11:1-6, 17-27)

FEBRUARY

Feb. 2 “On a Sunday Called LIV” (Matthew 5:1-12)

Feb. 9 “Salty Christians” (Matthew 5:13-20)
Feb. 16  “Civility and the Common Good”(Matthew 5:21-37)

Feb. 23 “In the Second Act” (Transfiguration: Matthew17:1-9)

JANUARY

January 5  "Journeying On"  (Matthew 2:1-12)

January 12  "First Add Water"  (Matthew 3:13-17)

January 19  "The Faith of Martin Luther King, Jr." (Exodus 4:21-23, 29-3:1)

January 26  "Choices Every Day"  (Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Matthew 4:12-23)

DECEMBER

December 1  Festive Service of the Hanging of the Greens

10:15 a.m. without communion

December 8  "Season of Yearning"  (Isaiah 11:1-10)  10:15 with communion

December 15  "Is This the One?"  (Matthew 11:2-11)

December 22  "You've Got to Like Joseph"  (Matthew 1:18-25)

December 24  "He'd Come Here"

December 29  Rev. Kerri Allen of Garrett Theological Seminary preaching

 NOVEMBER

November  3   All Saints Day:  "The Company of Heaven"  (Hebrews 11:1-5, 8, 29-32; 12:1-2)

November 10   "Only a Promise"  (Luke 20:27-38)

November 17   "Were the World to Crash"  (2 Corinthians 4:1, 5-9; Luke 21:5-19) sermon transcript 

November 24   Thanksgiving Sunday:  "Is Everything all Right?"  (Matthew 6:25-33; Romans 8:26-39)