Sermon & worship



Worship Service  9:15 AM   Sunday School 10:30 AM

February 7 — Pastor Pat Arendt
the beginning of Jesus’ public Ministry
Sermon Title:  Luke’s Jesus
Old Testament Scripture:  
Nehemiah 8:1-3; 5-6; 8-10; Psalm 19
Sermon Scripture:  Luke 4:14-21

February 14 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
how God helps in dealing with the temptations of life
Sermon Title:  Chocolate/Valentine’s/Lent?!
Old Testament Scripture:  
Genesis 3:1-13a
Sermon Scripture:  Luke 4:1-13

February 21– Pastor Dick Godfrey
the willingness of our compassionate God to forgive and allow us second chances
Sermon Title:  Second Chances
Old Testament Scripture:  
Psalm 51:1-4; 7-13
Sermon Scripture:  Luke 13:6-9

February 28 — Pastor Pat Arendt
Christian Community and its witness to Christ in relation to the issue of idolatry
Sermon Title:  What Are My Options
Old Testament Scripture:  Isiah 55:1-9; Psalm 63:1-8
Sermon Scripture:  1st Corinthians 10:1-13

March 6 —  Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus:  The unfathomable love of God expressed in his desire for a relationship with us.
Sermon Title:  Lost and Found
Old Testament Scripture: 
Jonah 4:5-11
Sermon Scripture:  Luke 15:1-3; 11-32

March 13
 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
the importance of setting priorities and an ultimate goal in life
Sermon Title:  The Goal of Life
Old/New Testament Scripture:  Psalm 119:129-138 (-136)
Sermon Scripture:  Philippians 3:8-14

March 20 — Palm Sunday — Pastor Dick Godfrey
the eternal plan of God for our salvation revealed in Jesus’ triumphal entry
Sermon Title:  Let the Rocks Cry Out

Sermon Scripture:  Luke 19:28-40

March 24 — Maundy Thursday Love Feast — Pastor Pat Arendt
Finding Strength in Weakness
Scripture:  Luke 22:39-46 (Examination)
Scripture:  John 13:3-10a, 12-17, Psalm 105:7-8 (Foot washing)
Scripture:  John 15:9-16 (Agape Meal)
Scripture:  Luke 22:19-20, 1 Corinthians 11:23-32 (Bread & Cup)

March 27 — Easter Sunrise — Pastor Pat Arendt
Witnesses of the Resurrection
Sermon Title:  Living Easter Today
Testament Scripture:  Isaiah 65:17-25
Sermon Scripture:  Acts 10:34-43

March 27 — Easter Service of Celebration — Pastor Dick Godfrey
the resurrection of Jesus gives us hope to live through the difficult times
Sermon Title:  It’s Sunday!
Old Testament scripture:  
Psalm 118:1, 19-24, 28-29
Sermon  Scripture:  John 20:1-18