Starting from the story of Moses and the burning bush, Pastor Tracy explores the timeless human urge to avoid life’s truly big challenges in hopes someone more worthy will step forward. Her message is that when God challenges us, he also promises to walk with us and, often in very [...]
On her first regular Sunday with us, Pastor Tracy explores the Parable of the Good Samaritan and the life story of the abolitionist John Newton (writer of Amazing Grace) and finds that “Love your neighbor as yourself’ is a more challenging idea than we may think.
On his final Sunday with us as our Interim Pastor, Ken explores the idea of Communion as an intimate act of eating together . . . the act that most defines a family. Scripture Matthew 14: 13-21.
Rev. Tracy Barnowe preached this sermon as the recommended candidate to be our next settled Pastor. In it, she examines supposedly unlikely heroes and finds that they are often in fact the person best-prepared to address the larger, unacknowledged problem of the day. Scripture: the “unlikely” choice of David as [...]
For Pentecost Sunday, Ken explores ”Pentecost moments” in our daily lives and the idea we are fully ourselves only when we are in relationships with others. Scripture: Acts 2:1 – 12.