"The Spirit, Satan, Wild Beasts, and Angels - Oh My!"
February 22, 2015

 

The story of the Temptation of Jesus is very concise in Mark's Gospel and yet it says so much about the mission that Jesus would have and our calling to point to the reign of God in our midst.

 

Mark 1:9-15; Genesis 9:8-17; Psalm 25:1-10; 1 Peter 3:18-22

"Have Mercy on Us"
Ash Wednesday + February 18, 2015

 

The dueling images of cross and ash.  Welcome to Lent.  God does have mercy on us.

 

Psalm 51

"On the Mountaintop"
February 15, 2015

Snow cancels church?  We can still share the Word!  Today is Transfiguration Sunday - a day of great mystery and lots of questions.  But it also is a day that prepares us for our journey down the mountain to be open to the ways that God is going to continue to use us!  

 

2 Kings 2:1-12; Psalm 50:1-6; 2 Corinthians 4:3-6; Mark 9:2-9

"God of this City" Part 3
February 8, 2015

The third sermon in our three-week stewardship series where we are examining God's call to point to the great things that God is doing in our community, while also participating in the proclamation of God's love for all people!  

 

Isaiah 40:21-31; Psalm 147:1-11; 1 Corinthians 9:16-23; Mark 1:29-39