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Baptism

Baptism is one of two sacraments of grace in the Christian church.  Baptism is a celebration that is a sign and a seal of God’s grace.  We will explore our understanding of the beautiful practice of Baptism through the stories of Noah and the Flood, the Exodus event of the Red Sea, the New Testament practices of John…

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The Seven Paths/Choices

Seven Paths/Choices Leading to Darkness and Seven Paths/Choices Leading to Light.  That sounds ominous, even scary!   Before you decide to skip out on church for the next 8 weeks, consider how much of the Bible references just this series of topics.  Traditionally, these ‘paths’ have been described by the following realities: Pride, Lust, Greed,…

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The Good Samaritan

We will be looking at the story of the Good Samaritan as told by Jesus, found in Luke 10:25-37.  This particular story brings some challenge to our life together in today’s context.  As necessary barriers to the face and social distancing practices affect every area of life, even in the midst of ‘reopening’ practices, we are…

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Live Wide Awake

We begin our summer series journey touching on themes and practices from the book by Laura DeGroot entitled, Live Wide Awake with the theme of Known and Loved.  In prep for Sunday’s message, read Psalm 139 in the Bible, or from The Message by Eugene Peterson.  Looking forward to meeting you, even though in a virtual…

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The Book of James: Faith Does

The NIV Study Bible says ‘The Book of James is intensely practical.”  James at ever turn encourages followers of Jesus to do what the word says, to show your faith through deeds.  Whether responding well to trials, praying fervently, controlling your tongue, cultivating wisdom and actions of peace, or using material resources to honor God, James…

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