Sermons on John

Sermons on John

Reflect: Week FIve

Sunday march 21 2021Reflect: Week FiveI am a friend of ChristJohn 15:12-17 NRSV Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch scripture 12 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 13 No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. 14 You are my friends if you do what I command you. 15 I do not call you servants any longer, because the servant does not know what the master is doing; but I have called you friends, because I…

Refresh: Community

Sunday February 7 2021Refresh: CommunityMark 12:29-31; John 13:34-35 NRSVRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch 29 Jesus answered, “The first is, ‘Hear, O Israel: the Lord our God, the Lord is one; 30 you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ 31 The second is this, ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” MARK 12:29-31 NRSV 34…

The Word Made Flesh

Sunday December 20 2020Home with Christ: The Word Made FleshJohn 1: 1-5, 14 NRSVRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into being 4 in him was life, and the life was the light of all people. 5…

The Royal TItles

Sunday November 29 2020The First Sunday of AdventHome with Christ: The Royal TitlesMicah 5:2, Matthew 2:1-2 NRSV  JOHN 15:4 MSG“Live in me. Make your home in me just as I do in you. In the same way that a branch can’t bear grapes by itself but only by being joined to the vine, you can’t bear fruit unless you are joined with me.MICAH 5:2 NRSV 2 But you, O Bethlehem of Ephrathah, who are one of the little clans of…

The Word of God

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 22The Word of GodJohn 1:1-5, 9-14, 18 NRSVRev Jessica Wright 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into being 4 in him was life, and the life was the light of all people. 5 The light shines in the…

Unlikely Heroes: A Boy and His Lunch

June 7 2020 GatheringBe Thou My Vision (CCLI 30639)MJ Wright WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseHoly, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty (CCLI 1156)UMH 64, verses 1-4 Chancel Choir/Orchestra Song of Prayer10,000 Reasons (CCLI 6016351)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeConfidence (CCLI 7102614)Resonate Scripture ReadingJohn 6:1-13 NRSVMelinda Cotton 6 After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea…

STILL Better Together WK 5

May 17 2020 Worship GatheringNotturno (Rimsky-Korsakov)Jessica Mingee WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of PraiseGod So Loved (CCLI 7138599)Resonate Hymn of PrayerBlessed Assurance (CCLI 2645094)UMH 369, Verses 1-3 & RefrainChancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright/Dewailly Family Song of GratitudeWitness (Public Domain)arr. Jack HalloranChancel Choir/Piano Scripture Reading John 3:16-17 NRSVDavid Powell MessageSTILL Better Together: Week 5Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch SongAll The People Said Amen (CCLI 6518275)Resonate Invitation & BlessingRev…

#EastersNotCanceled

April 12 20209:30AM wORSHIP Click HERE to let us know you watched with us and to share any prayer requests. GatheringMJ Wright WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch ScriptureJohn 20:1-10 NRSVRev Jessica Wright Call To WorshipChrist is Risen Songs of PraiseChrist The Lord Is Risen TodayUMH 302 Verses 1-4 (CCLI 27965)Come Thou Fount Come Thou King(CCLI 4775010) Song of PrayerIn Christ Alone (With The Solid Rock) Medley(CCLI 3350395) Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead…