Rhetorical question of the day: How much are you worth? Not in money or “things,” but to God. Our ultimate worth to God informs how we live and relate to others, including those we don’t much like.  Learn more in today’s service. Follow the entire service in the video here, or go at your own pace with portions of the service provided below. The Prelude sets the mood for the service.  Listen as Denise plays the “Glorify Thy Name” from The Faith We Sing, #2016. Father (Jesus, Spirit), we love you, we worship and adore you, glorify thy name in all the earth. Glorify thyRead More →

More puzzles today: Why is “ordinary time” not ordinary? And what happens we see others with our hearts? Find out in today’s service. Follow the entire service in the video here, or go at your own pace with portions of the service provided below. The Prelude sets the mood for the service.  Listen as Denise plays the “Freely, Freely” from The United Methodist Hymnal, #389. God forgave my sin in Jesus’ name, I’ve been born again in Jesus’ name, and in Jesus’ name I come to you, to share his love as he told me to. He said, “Freely, freely you have received, freely, freelyRead More →

At the May Leadership Team meeting, we gave thanks that “the church” remains open and active despite COVID-19, even though we are unable to meet in person in our church facilities.  Looking forward to a relaxation in shelter-in-place, we brainstormed questions we need to consider as we prepare to return to in-person worship services.  For example: How many people can be allowed in the building at a time, and how do we limit them? Will masks be needed?  If yes, do we need security to protect from “mask deniers”? How to sanitize the pews, bathrooms, etc.?  How to keep bathrooms sanitized while the building isRead More →

In today’s worship service, we celebrate the three amazing ways God relates to us as Creator (Father), Redeemer (Son) and Sustainer in God’s presence as the Holy Spirit. Follow the entire service in the video here, or go at your own pace with portions of the service provided below. The Prelude sets the mood for the service.  Listen as Denise plays the “How Great Thou Art” from The United Methodist Hymnal, #77. O Lord my God! when I in awesome wonder consider all the worlds thy hands have made, I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder, thy power throughout the universe displayed. ThenRead More →