Ask. It will be Given

October 20, 2019
Text: Luke 18:1-8 Sometimes it just seems like God doesn’t hear our prayers. Or if God hears them, the divine self certainly isn’t answering them. I often feel most unheard when…

Home Among Exiles

October 13, 2019
Text: Jeremiah 29:1-7 A short while after my mother’s death I found myself on the phone with Betty Coleman, longtime secretary of Apex Baptist Church in Apex, NC. My mom had cooked…

Slaves to God

October 6, 2019
Text: Luke 17:5-10 Before I begin I want to share with you a story told to me by  Rev. Lydia Neshangwe over lunch last Monday. Rev. Neshangwe. a Presbyterian pastor from Zimbabwe, was visiting…

Living with Hope

September 28, 2019
Text: Jeremiah 32:1-15 What do you do when it seems as if the entire world implodes around you. Maybe relationships aren’t working. Maybe politics aren’t working. Maybe kids aren’t working. Maybe…

The Lost Employee

September 22, 2019
Text: Luke 16:1-13; Matthew 6:24 As we begin to untangle this parable, two initial points. 1. Many Bibles title this passage “the parable of the dishonest manager.” A better title…

The Art of Wandering

September 15, 2019
The Art of Wandering September 15, 2019 Rev. Fritz Nelson Texts: Jeremiah 4:11-28; Luke 15:1-10 I got lost the other day. Not seriously lost, not life threateningly lost, but lost…

Broken Vessels

September 8, 2019
Broken Vessels September 8, 2019 Rev. Fritz Nelson Text: Jeremiah 18:1-11; Luke 14:25-33 God the Potter. Me – the dust mixed with water, mixed with life, mixed with God’s holy…

Of Homelands & Homes

September 1, 2019
Summer 2019: Places Of Homelands & Homes September 1, 2019 Rev. Fritz Nelson Genesis 32:22-31 As we’ve journeyed this summer we’ve walked in the footsteps of Jesus, we’ve crossed the…

Karen Babri

August 25, 2019
We are glad Karen joined us on Sunday for an update on the NESSL (National Evangelical Synod of Syria & Lebanon) telling us about our mutual work to develop schools…
Summer 2019: Places Jerusalem – O What A Beautiful City August 18, 2019 Rev. Steve Cramer Your theme for this summer worship has been pilgrimage. Earlier this summer Meta and…