“Called…to Serve”

On Oct. 13, Pastor Jim preaches on Exodus: 3:1-14. 3:1 Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian; he led his flock beyond the wilderness, and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 2 There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of a bush; […]

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“Called…to Show Up”

On Oct. 6, Pastor Jim preaches on Luke 7:36-50. 36 One of the Pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him, and he went into the Pharisee’s house and took his place at the table. 37 And a woman in the city, who was a sinner, having learned that he was eating in the Pharisee’s house, […]

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“Called…to Show Up”

On Oct. 6, Pastor Katy preaches on Luke 7:36-50. 36 One of the Pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him, and he went into the Pharisee’s house and took his place at the table. 37 And a woman in the city, who was a sinner, having learned that he was eating in the Pharisee’s house, […]

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“Called…to Stand Up”

On Sept. 29, Pastor Jim preaches on Esther 4:9-14. 9 Hathach went and told Esther what Mordecai had said. 10 Then Esther spoke to Hathach and gave him a message for Mordecai, saying, 11 “All the king’s servants and the people of the king’s provinces know that if any man or woman goes to the […]

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“Jonah and the Big Fish”

On August 11, Pastor Jim preaches on the story of Jonah and the Big Fish found in the Book of Jonah. It’s been called a “Whale of a Tale,” a myth, and a legend. Can we take this story seriously? What does this have to say to our modern situation? Well, actually the story has something […]

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“Jonah and the Big Fish”

On August 11, Pastor Katy preaches on the story of Jonah and the Big Fish found in the Book of Jonah. It was one of my favorites growing up! Who doesn’t love the idea of being swallowed up by whale for three whole days, and then being spit onto dry land? I always thought it […]

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“Daniel and the Lions”

On August 4, Pastor Katy preaches on the story of Daniel and the Lions found in Daniel 6. The story of Daniel is the story of a man whose life has not turned out like he anticipated. As a teenager he’d been swept into exile when the Babylonians conquered his homeland. He acclimated to life […]

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“David and Goliath”

On July 28, Pastor Jim preaches on the story of David and Goliath found in 1 Samuel 17. The image of the boy dropping a giant to his knees is an appealing one. We love the underdog, the little guy, at least in theory. The story is rather brutal. After Goliath fell like a sack […]

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“David and Goliath”

On July 28, Pastor Katy preaches on the story of David and Goliath found in 1 Samuel 17. Who doesn’t love a good underdog story? The one who has no chance, no hope of succeeding; the one who has been overlooked and left to tend to the sheep is the one who saves the day! […]

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“Noah’s Ark”

On July 21, Pastor Katy preaches on the story of Noah’s Ark found in Genesis Chapters 6-9. There are stories we learn as children, and we learn to love those stories. We see the simplicity of story and of message, and those stories stick with us into our adult years. They are fun and can […]

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