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Joint Worship for Pentecost 5A (July 5, 2020) at First Presbyterian Church

On this 4th of July Weekend we partnered with First Presbyterian and Northminister Presbyterian for an outdoor joint service. Pastor ...
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Rejoice, The King Is Coming – Sermon for Pentecost 5A (Zechariah 9)

Note: This sermon was preached at First Presbyterian Church as part of our joint worship service.  Zechariah 9:9-12 Yesterday the ...
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God Hears Ishmael’s Cries – Sermon for Pentecost 3A (Genesis 21)

Marc Chagall, Hagar in the Desert Genesis 21:8-21 Today’s reading from Genesis 21 is fitting since Father’s Day is coinciding ...
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Making Joyful Noise — Sermon for Pentecost 2A (Psalm 100)

Trinity Church, Speyer, Germany Organ pipes Psalm 100 When I was growing up in the Episcopal Church, I regularly encountered  ...
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Who Are These Humans? – Sermon for Trinity Sunday (Psalm 8)

Psalm 8 Trinity Sunday invites us to contemplate the nature of God. Since Disciples are a non-creedal people, we tend ...
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Manifold Works of God – Sermon for Pentecost Sunday (Psalm 104)

Mount Shasta from the north Psalm 104:24-34 “O Lord, how manifold are your works!” Through God’s Wisdom, “all things bright ...
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Waiting for the Spirit — A Sermon for Ascension Sunday

Acts 1:3-14 I have a confession to make. I’m tired of waiting for this pandemic to end and I know ...
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Alive In Christ — Sermon for Easter 6A (John 14)

John 14:15-21 When we began meeting for worship online in the middle of March, we were just getting started with ...
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Worship Service for the 5th Sunday of Easter — May 10, 2020

Happy Mother's Day to all mothers, let us honor all women on this day, for their contributions to our lives ...
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Chosen – Sermon for Easter 5A (1 Peter 2)

Living Stones by Hilda  1 Peter 2:2-10 What does it mean to be chosen?  Does it matter who does the ...
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