Adjusting Our Hearts
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, October 22, 2017
 
Matthew 6:19-21
Psalm 51:1-17
 
It may in fact be possible to make a shift in our heart by making a shift in our behavior (around money). – Go to this sermon’s page
 

These Two Things and More
Rev. LaTaunya M. Bynum – Sunday, October 15, 2017
 
Matthew 22:34-46
2 Corinthians 8:1-7
 
We welcome our Regional Minister, the Rev. LaTaunya M. Bynum to our pulpit! – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Using Money On Purpose
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, October 08, 2017
 
Matthew 22:15-22
 
Let's be purposeful with how we use our money (and other material resources). – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Responding to the Invitation
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, October 01, 2017
 
Matthew 22:1-14
Philippians 4:4-9
 
How are we going to respond to the invitation to the kin-dom of God? Kill the slaves or show up ready to participate in the party? – Go to this sermon’s page
 

A New Poor People's Campaign
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, September 24, 2017
 
Matthew 20:1-16
Philippians 1:21-30
 
Pastor Jeff explains what the New Poor People's Campaign is and invites us to become involved. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Becoming a Just Peace Church
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, September 17, 2017
 
Micah 6:1-8
Luke 4:16-20
 
The vision of the UCC is "a just world for all." This is a gospel vision, a vision we could embrace by officially become a "just peace" church. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Taking Root
Rev. Diane Weible – Sunday, September 10, 2017
 
Revelation 22:1-5
1 Corinthians 12:12-26
 
Theme for the day is "Planted by the water ... for the healing of the nations" – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Evidence of Love
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, September 03, 2017
 
Jeremiah 15:15-21
Romans 12:9-21
 
Sometimes when we find ourselves or the world in a big mess that seems insurmountable, and we get angry at God, we should remember that anger is evidence of love. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Come Away... and Rest a While
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, August 27, 2017
 
Mark 6:30-32
Palm 55:4-8
 
We offer a simple worship service and labyrinth walk in the midst of the craziness of Flea Market Weekend. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

30 Years and Counting
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, August 20, 2017
 
Psalm 46
Luke 10:25-37
 
Pastor Jeff reflects on 30 years of ordained ministry (8/29/17 is the actual anniversary date). – Go to this sermon’s page
 

 
Our Pastors
Rev. Jeff Spencer
The Rev. Jeff Spencer
Brenda Lorman, Associate Pastor
Brenda Loreman
 

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Learn more about Progressive Christianity! Go to our Progressive Christianity Series page for links to eight sermons that discuss the various aspects of this exciting aspect of worship.