Change: It’s Not You; It’s Me
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Change: It’s Not You; It’s Me

Second Sunday in Advent December 9, 2018 Malachi 3:1–7b 1 “Behold, I send my messenger, and he will prepare the way before me. And the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant in whom you delight, behold, he is coming, says the Lord of hosts. 2 But who can endure the day of his coming,...

Advent Meaning
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Advent Meaning

First Sunday in Advent December 2, 2018 Luke 19:28-40 The Triumphal Entry 28 And when he had said these things, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. 29 When he drew near to Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount that is called Olivet, he sent two of the disciples, 30 saying, “Go into the village in front of you, where on entering you will find...

Christ is Coming
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Christ is Coming

Last Sunday of the Church Year November 25, 2018 Mark 13:24-37 The Coming of the Son of Man 24 “But in those days, after that tribulation, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, 25 and the stars will be falling from heaven, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. 26 And then they will see the Son...

God’s Stewards: Singular yet Plural
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God’s Stewards: Singular yet Plural

26th Sunday After Pentecost Stewardship 4 November 18, 2018 I Peter 4:8–11 8 Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins. 9 Show hospitality to one another without grumbling. 10 As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: 11 whoever speaks, as one who speaks oracles of God;...

God’s Stewards: Saints and Sinners
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God’s Stewards: Saints and Sinners

25th Sunday After Pentecost Stewardship 3 November 11, 2018 Ephesians 3:17–21 >  so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ...

“We all are saints”
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“We all are saints”

All Saints Day November 4, 2018 Revelation 7:2-17 2 Then I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, with the seal of the living God, and he called with a loud voice to the four angels who had been given power to harm earth and sea, 3 saying, “Do not harm the earth or the sea or the...

By Word Alone
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By Word Alone

Reformation Sunday October 28, 2018 John 8:31-36 The Truth Will Set You Free 31 So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” 33 They answered him, “We are offspring of Abraham and have never been enslaved to anyone....

God’s Stewards: Managers, Not Owners
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God’s Stewards: Managers, Not Owners

22nd Sunday After Pentecost Stewardship 2 October 21, 2018 1 Chronicles 29:1–3, 6, 9–18 Offerings for the Temple >  1 And David the king said to all the assembly, “Solomon my son, whom alone God has chosen, is young and inexperienced, and the work is great, for the palace will not be for man but for the Lord God. 2 So I have...

God’s Stewards Are God’s Stewards
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God’s Stewards Are God’s Stewards

21st Sunday After Pentecost Stewardship 1 October 14, 2018 2 Corinthians 5:14–21 The Ministry of Reconciliation >  Therefore, knowing the fear of the Lord, we persuade others. But what we are is known to God, and I hope it is known also to your conscience. We are not commending ourselves to you again but giving...

The Rest We Share
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The Rest We Share

20th Sunday After Pentecost LWML Sunday October 7, 2018 Psalm 62:1-8 My Soul Waits for God Alone To the choirmaster: according to Jedduthun. A Psalm of David For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly...