Sermons on Spiritual Growth

Sermons on Spiritual Growth

Jesus And The Sabbath

Sunday February 11 2024Reclaiming Rest: The Gift Of The SabbathJesus and The SabbathMark 2:23-28Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch, preachingSpecial Guest: Rev Brian Hardesty-CrouchScripture Reader: Ted Bernhard

A Just Sabbath

  Sunday February 4 2024Reclaiming Rest: The Gift of SabbathA Just SabbathLeviticus 25: 8-17Rev Josh Esparza, PreachingScripture Reader: Daisy MillerGratitude: Adam Lubbers

A Sanctuary In Time

  Sunday January 28 2024Reclaiming Rest: The Gift of SabbathA Sanctuary In TimeGenesis 2:1-3; Exodus 20: 8-11Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch, preachingSCripture REader:Special Guest: Rabbi sydni Rubinstein

Stay In Love With God

Sunday October 23 2022Three Simple Rules: Stay In Love With GodColossians 2: 6-15Adam Lubbers, Preaching THE TABLE8:30AM GatheringSongs  Great Things; Build My Life; Lean BackChildren’s TimeScripture Colossians 2: 6-15 NRSVMessage Stay In Love With GodGratitude MomentSong Firm Foundation (He Won’t)CommunionInvitation & BenedictionSong Reaching for YouExit TRADITIONAL WORSHIP11:00AM Prelude Rays of Hope (Eithun)Welcome Voluntary Rays of Hope (Eithun)Call to WorshipHymn Grace Greater Than Our Sin (UMH 365 v 1-4)Creed & Gloria Patri (UMH 70)Preparation for PrayerCall to Prayer Lead Me, Lord (UMH 473)Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerChildren’s Time Where Children Belong (TFWS 2233)Scripture Colossians 2:6-15 NRSVSermon Stay In…

Do Good

Sunday October 16 2022THree Simple Rules: Do GoodJohn 13: 34-45; Ephasians2:8-10Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch THE TABLE8:30AM GatheringSongs  Your Grace Is Enough; Our God; CarrierChildren’s TimeScripture John 13:34-35; Ephesians 2:8-10 NRSVMessage Do GoodGratitude MomentSong Love Came DownCommunionInvitation & BenedictionSong Send Me OutExit TRADITIONAL WORSHIP11:00AM Prelude Welcome Voluntary Awake, Awake to Love and Work Call to WorshipHymn Lord God, Your Love Has Called Us Here (UMH 579 v 1-5)Creed & Gloria Patri (UMH 70)Call to Prayer Lead Me, Lord (UMH 473)Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerChildren’s Time Where Children Belong (TFWS 2233)Scripture John 13:34-35; Ephesians 2:8-10 NRSVSermon Do GoodHymn Awake, Awake…

Do No Harm

Sunday October 9 2022Three Simple Rules: Do No HarmRomans 12:14-19, 13:8-9Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch The Table8:30am GatheringSongs  God So Loved; The Way; Yet Not I But Through Christ In MeChildren’s TimeScripture Romans 12:14-19, 13:8-9 NRSVMessage Do No HarmGratitude MomentSong DifferentCommunionInvitation & BenedictionSong Sing Wherever I GoExit Traditional Worship11:00am Prelude Welcome Voluntary Sanctus (Norden)Call to WorshipHymn When Charity And Love Prevail (UMH 549 v 1-6)Call to Prayer Lead Me, Lord (UMH 473)Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerChildren’s Time Where Children Belong (TFWS 2233)Scripture Romans…

The Widow’s Way

Sunday november 7 2021The Widow’s WayMark 12: 38-44Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Scripture 38 As Jesus taught, he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, 39 and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! 40 They devour widows’ houses and for the sake of appearance say long prayers. They will receive the greater condemnation.”41 He sat down opposite the…