Archive of Past Services

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The Wilderness Way (03/13/11)

Passage: Genesis 2:15-17

Preacher: Reverend Lori Leopold

A New Rule (12/26/10)

Passage: Isaiah 63:7-9

Preacher: Reverend Lori Leopold

In the heart of the Christmas Season, we receive this text from Matthew known as the Slaughter of the Innocents. It’s a disturbing account of Herod’s destructive response to the news of Jesus’ birth. And while this might be an unsettling account, it is also a reminder that the coming of the Christ Child set into motion a great deal of energy and activity. The old rule, and all its accompanying forces, resisted the new rule. That struggle continues to this day. But as people of faith, we are confident that the victory of God’s kingdom is secure. We hold fast to faith, even while living in the midst of the struggle, that we are loved, healed and saved by Emmanuel, “God with Us.” … read more

Set Free (10/10/10)

Passage: Luke 13:10-17

Preacher: Reverend Lori Leopold