Fall Sermon Series

Re-Reading The Story of God's Love for All People For the next year, we’ll be starting in the Old Testament and journeying through the Bible – highlighting and re-reading the ways that God’s love has been and continues to be present throughout Scripture. Join us Sunday mornings at 10:30am.

SEPTEMBER 13 - GARDEN OF EDEN (PASTOR APRIL)

GENESIS 2:4-25

We were made with a purpose and created to be in community with one another.  

SEPTEMBER 20 - ISAAC IS BORN TO ELDERLY SARAH & ABRAHAM (PASTOR APRIL)

GENESIS 18:1-15, 21:1-7

The promise of Isaac’s birth to an aged Sarah and Abraham brings laughter and the reminder that God continues to show up in unexpected ways.

SEPTEMBER 27 - JACOB WRESTLES WITH GOD (MEGHAN LINK)

GENESIS 32:22-30

Jacob wrestles with an angel and in the end receives a new identity.

WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY:

OCTOBER 4 - THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (PASTOR APRIL)

DEUTERONOMY 5:1-21, 6:4-9

The heart of the ten commandments is the call to love God with all our heart, soul and mind.

LAITY SUNDAY:

OCTOBER 11 - A LIFE OF FREEDOM (TRACY VAN SICKLE)

OCTOBER 18 - BRINGING OUR FIRSTFRUITS (JASON LEIGHTON) 

Stories of how the practice of generosity has shaped his faith.

STEWARDSHIP SUNDAY:

OCTOBER 25 - DAVID BECOMES KING - PRESENTING OUR GIFTS TO THE LORD 

(PASTOR APRIL, SPECIAL GUEST: ADRIENNE STRONG, ALUMNI)

2 SAMUEL 5:1-5, 6:1-5 & PSALM 150

David’s reign as king begins with presenting gifts to God and dedicating their time of service. 

ALL SAINTS SUNDAY:

NOVEMBER 1 - A KINGDOM DIVIDED & THE NEED FOR LEADERS (PASTOR APRIL)

1 KINGS 12:1-17, 25-29

Part of our ability to do what God has called us to is rooted in our willingness to listen to the wisdom of those who have gone before us. There will be a special time of remembrance for those Saints who have passed away.

NOVEMBER 8 - ELIJAH CALLS DOWN FIRE FROM HEAVEN (PASTOR APRIL)

1 KINGS 18:20-39 

Elijah calls fire from heaven on Mt Carmel to reveal God’s presence.

ALUMNI SUNDAY:

NOVEMBER 15 - HOSEA'S RELENTLESS LOVE (PASTOR APRIL)

HOSEA 11:1-9 

God’s passionate love for his children knows no bounds and doesn’t give up until something new is REBORN.

NOVEMBER 22 - ISAIAH & GOD'S LONGING FOR JUSTICE (PASTOR APRIL)

ISAIAH 5:1-7, 11:1-5

Israel is pictured as a vineyard, where God looks for the fruit of righteousness but finds only injustice.