What Do You See? — Worship Service, January 23, 2022
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What Do You See? — Worship Service, January 23, 2022

Like the Rorschach ink blot tests that were once used in psychology, a passage of Scripture can look different to people based on their mindset coming into the process. Pastor Robert Barnes challenges us to see more than our initial impression. Text: Luke 4:14-30. An order of worship with announcements and sermon notes is available...

The Virus and the Bible, Part II (When We Don’t Agree With What Is Happening)
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The Virus and the Bible, Part II (When We Don’t Agree With What Is Happening)

The Coronavirus has created a crisis in which national, state, and local governments have become more involved in our day to day lives. As a result, we have had to learn to live with government shutdowns, vaccination policies, and mask mandates. Everyone is struggling with this “new normal” and many people are very angry at...

Click Bait — Worship Service, January 16, 2022
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Click Bait — Worship Service, January 16, 2022

Emails and ads may offer something to grab our attention without alerting us to details or consequences. In the same way, the temptations we face may look good enough on the surface that we ignore signs of danger. An order of service with announcements may be found here. Text: Luke 4:1-13 Speaker: Pastor Keith Butler

The Virus and the Bible, Part I
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The Virus and the Bible, Part I

Today, there is no end of preachers and Christians making absurd claims about the virus. Self-appointed prophets make bold predictions that fall flat, lone rangers scoff, not at some, but at all, government directives, and the conspiracy-minded even claim that the “Mark of the Beast” is in the vaccine. In the meantime, people suffer and...

Christmas Family Service
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Christmas Family Service

The Omicron variant has hit us all at once and left many families scrambling to find a way to worship on Christmas Eve, or during the days that are to follow. Pastor Keith Butler and Pastor Robert Barnes have created the attached service in the hopes that it might provide a time of focused family...

The Antidote — Worship Service, December 19, 2021
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The Antidote — Worship Service, December 19, 2021

n the garden of Eden, a sickness called sin entered the world. Jesus is the antidote. Please join us for worship and a message from Luke 2. An order of service with announcements may be found here. Speaker: Pastor Keith Butler

The First Christmas Was Dark Too
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The First Christmas Was Dark Too

The Christmas season can be a wonderful time of year, but it can also be sad and melancholy. If this Christmas season is difficult for you, or if you struggle to understand how it can be so for others, then listen to this week’s midweek devotion. In it, Pastor Barnes shares the frank example of...