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Our Threefold Vocation

Sunday, July 29, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Micah 6:6-8; Mark 1:14-20; John 15:1-11 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT As I have said before, I am really excited that things unfolded with the search process in such a way as to bring us to this unexpected point today.  I’m really […]

Places of Rest

Sunday, July 22, 2018.  David Morrison, preaching. Scripture Readings:  2 Samuel 7:1-14; Ephesians 2:11-22 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT I don’t know about you, but I am exhausted.  With all the worries about threats to our homeland from North Korea and Russia and terrorism, and divisions within our homeland, it sometimes […]

Dancing With All Our Might

Sunday, July 15, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Reading:  2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT “The earth is the Lord’s and all that is in it.”  The high claim of Psalm 24 is that the Lord is sovereign over all that is.  This is a claim […]

David and Goliath

Sunday, July 8, 2018.  Rev. Stephany Crosby, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 9:9-20; 1 Samuel 17 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT This story of David and Goliath has such powerful elements to move us emotionally, through the passionate and complicated relationship between God and the Israelites.   It is the classic story of […]

The Lord Does Not See As Mortals See

Sunday, June 24, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  1 Samuel 16:1 – 13; Psalm 20 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT “The Lord does not see as mortals see; they look on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.”  This verse from 1 Samuel 16 is […]

Power and Fear

Sunday, June 10, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Reading:  1 Samuel 8:4-22 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above. SERMON TEXT How in the world does faith relate to power?  This is a question that has haunted people of faith ever since ancient Israel was enslaved under the abusive power of Pharaoh.  How […]

Listening for the Voice

Sunday, June 3, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Psalm 139; 1 Samuel 3:1-10 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Today we are beginning the summer worship series with the Old Testament stories around King David.  These are the Old Testament lectionary texts for the summer, and they give us […]