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June 4, 2017 • 10 am • Triumph & Tragedy

In her Pentecost Sunday sermon, guest preacher Rev. Da Vita McCallister shows us how triumph and tragedy walk hand in hand in the story of Jesus’ disciples following his death and resurrection. The disciples gathered on that day would still have been experiencing the trauma of Jesus’ crucifixion and yet the Holy Spirit sweeps through them.

May 28, 2017 • 10 am • Again I Say Rejoice

“Rejoice in the Lord, always. Again, I say rejoice” (Philippians 4:4). In a continuing series of sermons about “joy,” Minister of Art & Communication Phil Porter suggests that joy is multifaceted—it can manifest in a variety of ways—large and small, simple and profound.

Apr 16, 2017 • 10 am • ResistDance

In her Easter Sermon, Senior Minister Molly Baskette finishes up the “Resist+” Lent them by pairing resistance with dancing. In these challenging times, movement may be one the best strategies—do one thing differently, make one new move.

Apr 2, 2017 • 10 am • Resist + Arise

In the Gospel story, Jesus waits a few days upon hearing that his beloved friend Lazarus was sick before eventually going to where his body has been buried and calling him out of the tomb. Young Adult Minister Kit Novotny suggests that Jesus’ initial resistance may have been due to his very human grief.

Mar 19, 2017 • 10 am • Resist + Rebar

Senior Minister Molly Baskette points out that in the story of the Jesus meeting the Samaritan woman at the well (John 4:3-42) Jesus goes well out of his way as he travels through Samaria. His interaction with this unnamed woman crosses boundaries.