Tree and Social Climbers
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, November 10, 2019
 
Luke 19:1-10
Luke 14:12-14
 
Gratitude is both an emotional response and a moral choice and the story of Zacchaeus shows us the consequences of that moral choice: a transformed life that transforms the world. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Devoted to Generosity
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, November 03, 2019
 
Acts 9:36-39
Luke 18:9-14
 
Our devotion to generosity doesn’t justify us with God; it is a natural response to being disciples of Jesus. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

A Conversation with Iris Nicholson & Leonard Lloyd
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, October 27, 2019
 
Luke 11:1-4
Isaiah 1:1, 10-20
 
Our fourth (and last) interview during our pledge campaign – Go to this sermon’s page
 

A Conversation with Sandy Thomas
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, October 20, 2019
 
John 12:1-8
Jeremiah 17:5-10
 
Our third interview during our pledge campaign – Go to this sermon’s page
 

A Conversation with Denise Church
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, October 13, 2019
 
Luke 16:19-31
Deuteronomy 26:1-11
 
Our second interview during our pledge campaign – Go to this sermon’s page
 

A Conversation with Jake Sargent
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, October 06, 2019
 
John 2:1-11
Isaiah 65:17-25
 
Our first interview during our pledge campaign – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Walking Together: In Gratitude
Rev. Brenda Loreman – Sunday, September 29, 2019
 
Genesis 1:24-31
Psalm 8
 
Experiences of nature can move us to gratitude. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Walking Together: Simplicity and Sustainability
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, September 22, 2019
 
Exodus 16:13-21
Luke 12:13-21
 
God’s creation provides enough for everyone if no one has too much. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Walking Together: Climate Change
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, September 15, 2019
 
Romans 8:18-27
Psalm 24:1-6
 
The church has a moral responsibility to push individuals, communities, and governments to take bold action to address climate change. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

Walking Together: Biodiversity
Rev. Jeffrey Spencer – Sunday, September 08, 2019
 
Matthew 6:25-33
Job 28:1-11
 
Pastor Jeff explores why biodiversity is important, why stewardship of biodiversity is a Christian value, and what we could learn from biodiversity. – Go to this sermon’s page
 

 
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The Rev. Jeff Spencer
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