Sermons (Page 41)

Sermons (Page 41)


Sermons are listed below with the most recent sermons first. See the Sermons menu at the top of the page to browse by date, books of the Bible, speaker, and more. Check back often for updates.


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Comparisons between the Ethiopian Eunuch and culture today.

Always Love

Pastor Bob explores the idea of “laying down our lives for our friends,” and considers the broad implications of doing so.


Pastor Bob explores the idea of response, not only the way our own needs receive response but the way we are called to respond to the needs of others.

Radical & Inclusive Change

Pastor Bob explores the context & importance of the Easter story, and how humanity may both be changed and be called to respond.

Long-Term Investments

Pastor Bob explores the idea of investing in our faith and our future and looking at those investments in the long term.

Snakes on a Plain

Pastor Bob considers complaints during the Israelite’s journey in the wilderness and the search for healing and transformation.

The Law and the Spirit

Pastor Bob explores both the given law and the ongoing work of the Holy Spirit, and how these come together – sometimes in unexpected ways.

Mind. Blown.

This Sunday, Pastor Bob explores the awe-inspiring nature of God when we allow our minds to be opened.

Into the Wilderness

The Rev. Nicole Reilley speaks about the season of Lent, asks us to question ourselves and presents some challenges.