What’s Love Got to Do With It? — Worship Service, March 20, 2022
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What’s Love Got to Do With It? — Worship Service, March 20, 2022

Many of us don’t think we have “enemies”, but we all have people with whom we are in conflict or who we just don’t like. Pastor Keith Butler challenges us to behave with love toward everyone, and gives some practical tips on how to change both our behavior and our thoughts. An order of service...

Getting Along – Session 2 (Marriage)
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Getting Along – Session 2 (Marriage)

When Rodney King captured the country’s attention by famously asking “Can’t we all just get along?” he uttered words that were bigger than his own court case, bigger than Los Angeles, bigger than race relations, and bigger than any one issue. As human beings, most of us dream of harmony, peace and friendship, but these...

Thoughts on Knowing God — Worship Service, January 30, 2022
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Thoughts on Knowing God — Worship Service, January 30, 2022

Many Christians today are almost overwhelmed by a cacophony of “spiritual messages,” all making different claims. This week Pastor Barnes will help us to re-center our faith by speaking briefly on four different topics: 1) how we read our Bibles 2) keeping politics from co-opting our faith 3) what to expect when we pray, and...

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

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...

The Wesleyan Way of Following Jesus: Session #9 – Can Anyone Be Saved?
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The Wesleyan Way of Following Jesus: Session #9 – Can Anyone Be Saved?

Of all the big questions about our faith in Christ that we sometimes struggle with, one of the biggest is this: “Can anyone be saved?” On a microlevel people may wonder if there is hope for “themselves”, or hope for some person who seems incapable of doing what is right? On a macrolevel the question...

Does God hear our prayers?
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Does God hear our prayers?

Life can be hard and these are not easy days to live in. Sometimes it seems as if all we have left is prayer. If you sometimes wonder if God actually does hear your prayers, then here are a few personal words from Pastor Barnes about why he believes God hears us. Hopefully, they can...

Are You Going Back?
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Are You Going Back?

The Coronavirus has played havoc with our lives and on our schedules. One of the side effects of this unfortunate reality is that many people are questioning their commitment to God and their commitment to church. They are wondering, “if they will go back”. If you find yourself, or someone you know, in this situation,...