Fulfilling the Law
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, June 24, 2018
Romans 13:1-10
Mark 4:35-41
Jeff Sessions does not get Romans 13. Love is the fulfillment of the law. – Go to this sermon’s page

Be a Blessing!
Joy Barnitz – Sunday, June 10, 2018
Matthew 5:1-12
Psalm 15
The Beatitudes are a favorite text from Scripture. Each line famously begins: “Blessed are the …” With all the turmoil in our country and the world it is easy to feel mournful, poor in spirit, but how are we to be peacemakers? How and where and with what will we fill our hunger and thirst for righteousness? How can we feel the blessing Jesus promises? How can we hear the “good news” today?  – Go to this sermon’s page

Bravo Sunday
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, June 03, 2018
Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18
Jeremiah 6:16
A time of Thanksgiving and congratulating our graduating Seniors. – Go to this sermon’s page

Who's Hurting
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, May 27, 2018
Mark 4:35-41
We must not sleep through the storms our neighbors are going through. We may be the body of Christ that's able to wake, stand, and still the storm. – Go to this sermon’s page

Seeing Visions - A Just World for All
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, May 20, 2018
Acts 2:1-21
John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15
The Spirit gives us the power to see what could be, a just world for everyone, the commonwealth of God come near. – Go to this sermon’s page

Thirsty for Filling
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, May 13, 2018
Psalm 63
Isaiah 55:1-7
The deep thirsts of our souls (rather than the hungers of our egos) move us on our spiritual journeys. – Go to this sermon’s page

The Cup as My Teacher
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, May 06, 2018
Luke 12:22-31
Ordinary things (like a coffee cup) and events/experiences can be our spiritual teachers. – Go to this sermon’s page

The Boundaries of the Cup
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, April 29, 2018
Matthew 14:22-27
Psalm 85:8-13
Without boundaries, a cup cannot hold anything. Likewise, we need boundaries in our lives to make sure we have the time to be attentive to our spiritual journeys or we cannot be what the past sermons have reminded us to be. – Go to this sermon’s page

The Vessel of Loving Energy
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, April 22, 2018
2 Corinthians 4:5-12
Mark 6:1-3a
Spiritual growth takes effort AND it cannot be forced. It is God who transforms us. – Go to this sermon’s page

A Container of God's Presence
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, April 15, 2018
John 15:1-11
1 Corinthians 3:1-17
We are each a mini Ark of the Covenant, a vessel for carrying God into each relationship, encounter, and experience of our lives.  – 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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