On July 15, Pastor Katy preaches on Mark 9:43-47 and Matthew 5:10-12 Mark 9:43 “If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life maimed than with two hands to go into hell, where the fire never goes out. [44] 45 And if your foot causes you […]

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On July 1, Pastor Katy preaches on Romans 5:6-11. 6 You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. 7 Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. 8 But God demonstrates his own love […]

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“Unanswered Prayers”

On June 24, Pastor Katy preaches on 1 John 5:14-15. 14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. 15 And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him. To hear the […]

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“Good Work”

On June 17, Pastor Katy preaches on Genesis 4:20-22. 20 Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the father of those who live in tents and raise livestock. 21 His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father of all who play stringed instruments and pipes. 22 Zillah also had a son, Tubal-Cain, who forged […]

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“Tongues of Fire”

On May 20, Pastor Katy preaches on Acts 2:1-6. Pentecost Sunday is the day every year when we wear red and celebrate the Holy Spirit in our midst. It’s been referred to as the birthday of the church and re-enacted with red and orange streamers, but there’s a mystery to this day that is far greater than […]

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“Divine Discontent”

On May 13, Pastor Katy preaches on Matthew 15:21-28. A mother’s love for her daughter can be a powerful force. When the Canaanite woman in Matthew 15 sees Jesus, she sees a man who can heal her daughter’s affliction, and suddenly none of the social barriers seem to matter. The drive within her to bring […]

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On April 8, Pastor Katy preaches on Luke 10:25-29. You’ve probably heard Jesus’ Great Commandment to love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength, and love your neighbor as yourself. It sounds easy enough, but one of our greatest challenges comes in defining our neighbor. I find myself describing my […]

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On April 1, Pastor Katy preaches on Mark 16:1-11. Dreams have a way of taking root within us. Perhaps they grow slowly for a while, but at some point we make a choice to either chase the dream or let it die. For Mary Magdalene, dreaming of a life free from the torment of her […]

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