Love God

Just for a moment, let’s brainstorm- what are all the songs you can think of with the word love in them? Love is such a huge topic and when you think about God’s love it almost makes the topic seem unfathomable or unwieldy- When you consider the command that Jesus...

Forgive Often

On the front cover of your bulletin are the exact words that are on the “Be the Church” banner that hangs on the front of the church.  This banner will continue to be the focus of our worship services throughout the summer months. The “Be the Church” banner gives us...

Embrace Diversity

How many of you here would say you enjoy people watching? When you are at an airport or a café, do you enjoy watching the people pass by and observing them? I must admit this is one of my favorite pastimes. Especially in airports. A lot of travel is “hurry up and...

Fight for the Powerless

I want you to take a look at the front cover of your bulletin- these are the exact words that are on the Be the Church banner and they will be the focus of our worship services throughout the summer months- Live out your faith in some very specific ways- Last week we...

Be The Church

Why do we come to church?  Seriously- why do you come to church? A few weeks ago, I was working in my office and I noticed a gentleman outside of the building taking pictures and looking at the rainbow banner we have on our building. I went out and asked him if I...

Sing, Sing Out Loud!

This morning, I had a whole sermon prepared about music and singing to further honor our musical folks and the importance of music in our lives, but then this week happened and my heart has been breaking into little pieces with each news story I see. And I thought,...