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

Overcoming the Humbugs
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Overcoming the Humbugs

Have you ever noticed this? There is almost always something to distract us from the real meaning of Christmas. If it isn’t some personal crisis, the commercialization of the holiday can do the trick. After all, who can think of angels and shepherds when the malls are packed, and Amazon is on back order? Or...

Who Packed Your Parachute?  — Worship Service, November 21, 2021
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Who Packed Your Parachute? — Worship Service, November 21, 2021

When you receive blessing — whether the answer to a prayer or an unexpected provision — do you remember to thank the One who provided it? Please join us for worship and listen to Pastor Keith Butler share a message about thankfulness. Text: Luke 17:11-19 An order of worship with announcements may be found here.

The Important Questions Don’t Have Easy Answers
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The Important Questions Don’t Have Easy Answers

In life, there are difficult questions that some of us continually wrestle with, and which others of us give up on and put out of our minds. For many people, the question of how best to relate their faith to their politics, is such a challenge. In this week’s midweek devotion, Pastor Barnes shares the...

The Inescapable Challenge — Worship Service, November 14, 2021
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The Inescapable Challenge — Worship Service, November 14, 2021

In today’s message, Pastor Robert Barnes reminds us that living life is a serious business, and that following Christ ultimately requires committing the totality of our lives to the Living God. Every other path is a road to “something less”. An order of worship with sermon notes and announcements may be found here.

The Wesleyan Way of Following Jesus: Session #7 – Christian Manhood
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The Wesleyan Way of Following Jesus: Session #7 – Christian Manhood

Today, there are all kinds of books, seminars, and pronouncements about the meaning of being a woman. This is true, both in the world and in the church. Unfortunately, far less thought is typically given to the meaning of being a man. In this week’s midweek devotion, Rev. Barnes speaks to the meaning of Christian...