Lenten Devotional: Tuesday, March 20

by Robert Foster

Isaiah 31:1: Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, seeking salvation from horses and putting their trust in numbers of chariots, and riders because they are very strong.  But they have not looked for salvation from the Holy One of Israel and they have not sought the LORD.              

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Lenten Devotional: Saturday, March 17

by Shannon Mayfield

Isaiah 58: 3-10:
“Why do we fast, but you do not see?
 Why humble ourselves, but you do not notice?”
Look, you serve your own interest on your fast day, and oppress all your workers.

Look, you fast only to quarrel and to fight and to strike with a wicked fist.
Such fasting as you do today
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Homily: The Voice of the Healer

“The Voice of the Healer”
Homily by The Rev. Joe Gunby
John 5: 2-9
March 11, 2018
Audio of this sermon is unavailable.
John 5:2:   Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, called in Hebrew Bethesda, which has five porticoes.  3 In these lay many invalids—blind, lame, and paralyzed.  5 One man was there who had
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Lenten Devotional: Saturday, March 3

by Erin Barger

Romans 8:26-7: “In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will Read the rest

Sermon: The Lord’s Prayer

Jesus teachingWhen the disciples asked how they should pray, Jesus replied with the words to what is now known as “The Lord’s Prayer.” It’s a prayer that Christians often cite, but rarely reflect on the power of the words being said.

Although there are many formal words in The Lord’s Prayer, the essence of the prayer is what’s essential. We are … Read the rest