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You Don’t Know What You’re Asking

Sunday, October 21, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Reading:  Mark 10:35-45 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above VIDEO COMING SOON! SERMON TEXT Jesus said, “You know that in the world, those whom people recognize as their rulers lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them.  But it is […]

What Comes With Letting Go

Sunday, October 14, 2018.  Rev. Stephany Crosby, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Hebrews 4:12-16; Mark 10:17-31 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT There are many passages of Scripture that really take hold of our hearts.  That stop us in our tracks and make us think about what we are doing.  This passage we have […]

Living with Integrity

Sunday, October 7, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 26; Job 1-2 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Today we celebrate World Communion Sunday, when we remind ourselves that we in the church are part of a global fellowship.  The church of Jesus Christ does not stop at the […]

Enemies and Partners

Sunday, September 30, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 124; Mark 9:38-50 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT We never come to Scripture texts in a vacuum.  We always come to Scripture out of the circumstances of our lives; we bring the varied experiences of our lives with us […]

The Path

Sunday, September 23, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 1; Mark 9:30-37 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Many of us come to our spiritual lives wanting to know how to grow in our faith, how we can come closer to God, how we can be happier in our […]

Vocation

Sunday, September 16, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Isaiah 50:4-9a; Mark 8:27-38 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT This morning, we are presented with the question of our vocation, what God calls you and me to do with our lives.  How does God call us to live in the […]

Opening Our Eyes

Sunday, September 9, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Isaiah 35:4-7a; Mark 7:24-37 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT The God of Israel, whom we see most clearly revealed in Jesus, is in the business of healing people from the inside out, setting them free from whatever is holding them […]

Time Apart

Sunday, September 2, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 62; Mark 1:32-39 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Our little text this morning from the gospel of Mark gives a story about Jesus in three parts.  In the first act, Jesus is actively engaged in mission and ministry.  He is […]

Royal Prayer: Problems and Possibilities

Sunday, August 26, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 84; 1 Kings 8:22-30, 41-43 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Brothers and sisters, the truth of the gospel, that both of our two texts today bear witness to, is that you and I have the joyous delight of worshipping […]

Succession Planning

Sunday, August 19, 2018.  David Morrison, preaching. Scripture Reading:  1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT I first met Congressman Norm Dicks in the spring of 1978.  I’m sure many of you may know or know of the good Congressman.  At that time, Mr. Dicks was the newly-elected […]