The Attitude of Moving On

September 23, 2018
23 Sep 2018

(Exodus 17: 1-7; Matthew 21: 23-32)

There are all sorts of reasons to complain and call out. Yet even then, God provides.

By Dr. Joel Alvis

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Getting What You Ask For

September 16, 2018
16 Sep 2018

(Proverbs 1: 20-33; Mark 8:27-38)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

How would you answer the question from Jesus to his disciples – ‘Who would you say I am?’

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Open Eyes, Open Hearts

September 9, 2018
09 Sep 2018

(Proverbs 22, selected verses; Mark 7:24-37)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

God opens our eyes, hearts, and hands through encounters and events in life. In this way, we connect our faith with everyday life.

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Arise, My Love, and Come Away

September 2, 2018
02 Sep 2018

(James 1: 22-27; Song of Solomon 2: 8-13)

By Rev. Jody Andrade

What does the lush love poetry of the Bible mean for our congregation today?

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Commissioned for a Purpose

August 26, 2018
26 Aug 2018

(Isaiah 52: 1-7; Romans 10: 4-15)

by guest preacher, Kwasi Aye-addo, of Faith Ghanaian Presbyterian Church

We are commanded to make disciples, yet the word “evangelism” seems to be missing from our store of words, because we forget that Christ prepares us and sends us out.

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What Would You Ask For?

August 19, 2018
19 Aug 2018

(Proverbs 9: 1-16; Ephesians 5: 15-20)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

When we seek out God’s wisdom we will find gratitude and grace that is abundant beyond our expectations.

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Who Do You Imitate?

August 12, 2018
12 Aug 2018

(Psalm 130; Ephesians 4: 25 – 5:2)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

Paul encouraged the Ephesians to be imitators of God, as beloved children, and live in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. So who do you imitate? What kind of smell do you leave?

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Markers for the Journey

August 6, 2018
06 Aug 2018

(Joshua 4: 1-9, Ephesians 4: 1-16)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

The markers for our journeys remind us where we’ve been and where we’re going.

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The Heart of the Matter

July 29, 2018
29 Jul 2018

(Exodus 6: 28 – 7: 6, Mark 6: 45-56)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

When the storms are coming, we can stay put or we can move forward with hearts filled with Christ’s love and mercy.

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Wondering What To Do?

July 22, 2018
22 Jul 2018

(2 Kings 4: 1-7, Mark 6: 30-44)

By Dr. Joel Alvis

The best way we can respond to requests to be helpers is to make time to be silent and listen for God’s voice. 

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