Posts by Bob Rhodes
This week’s focus in our Power of Words series is on the family. Families are where we grow and first learn how to live within a system. The influences are enormous.
This opening sermon in the series on The Power of Words asks us to realize the choices we make each time we speak…
This Sunday is the 4th Sunday in Advent – AND it’s Christmas Eve! But let’s not confuse the two…
This Sunday’s scripture asks us to “rejoice always.” Is that even possible?
Check out this preview of our fabulous Christmas show!
Pastor Bob’s December blog post looks at the value of home and traditions during this Christmas season.
This week we welcome Bishop Grant Hagiya as we begin our Advent season.
This week, our text invites us to think about risk, and I’m certain that we all take risks from time to time.
We each make hundreds of choices a day, ranging from socks to seasonings, from freeways to food. Joshua’s conversation with the people of Israel reminds us that we get to choose whether or not to acknowledge and follow God’s invitation.
When I read studies and articles related to the decline of membership in mainline Protestant denominations, they often lead to explorations of generational differences and ultimately to this question: where are the Millennials?