Sermon & worship

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

March 1 —  Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
the challenge to love and obey God with absolute commitment
Sermon Title:  Are You Willing?
Old Testament Scripture:  Habakkuk 3:2-3; 16-19
Sermon Scripture:  Mark 8:31-38

March 8 —  Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus:  
our ability to see the awesome love of God in His gift to us of the Ten Commandments
Sermon Title:  God’s Roadmap for Life
Old Testament Scripture: 
Colossians 3:12-17
Sermon Scripture:  Exodus 20:1-17

March 15 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus:  
because we are not condemned, we should share God’s love and compassion with others
Sermon Title:  No Condemnation
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 86:1-13; 15
Sermon Scripture:  John 3:14-21

March 22 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus:  
The power of Jesus’ forgiveness to truly change lives
Sermon Title:  A New Covenant
New Testament Scripture:  
John 12:23-36a
Sermon Scripture:  Jeremiah 31:31-34

March 29 — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus:  
Spiritual Discipline
Sermon Title:  Let the Same Mind Be in You That Was in Christ Jesus     
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 31:9-16
Sermon Scripture:  Philippians 2:5-11

April 2 — Love Feast & Communion — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
Love Feast

April 5 — Easter Sunrise — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
Our reaction to the resurrection of Jesus
Sermon Title:  Three Questions — or Four
Old Testament Scripture:
  Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
Sermon Scripture:  John 20:1-18

April 5 — Easter Service of Celebration — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus: 
Jesus is Lord of all!
Sermon Title:  Jesus Is Lord Of All
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
Sermon Scripture:  Acts 10:34-43

April 12 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
making Jesus and His Word the foundation for our life
Sermon Title:  The Stone Foundation
Old Testament Scripture: 
Psalm 8
Sermon Scripture:  Acts 4:5-12

April 19 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
the truth and power of the resurrection
Sermon Title:  Reach Out and Touch

Sermon Scripture: 
Luke 24:36-48

April 26 — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus: 
Love in truth and action
Sermon Title:  By Our Love
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 23
Sermon Scripture:  1 John 3:16-24

May 3 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
being fruit-producing disciples of Jesus requires our submission to God working in our lives
Sermon Title:  A Vine, Fruit, and Prayer
New Testament Scripture: 
Galatians 5:16-25
Sermon Scripture:  John 15:1-8

May 10 — Mother’s Day — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
the power of God’s love for us (and in us) to help us love others
Sermon Title:  More Than Gold
New Testament Scripture: 
1st John 4:7-19
Sermon Scripture:  John 15:9-17

May 17 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
understanding the power of Jesus’ prayer in our lives
Sermon Title:  Jesus Prayed for You
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 84:1-2, 8-12
Sermon Scripture:  John 17:11b-17

May 24 — Pentecost — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus: 
The work of the Holy Spirit.
Sermon Title:  The Adovocate…One Called Alongside
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
Sermon Scripture:  John 15:26-27, 16; 4b-15

May 31 — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus: 
Children of God
Sermon Title:  We Are Family
Old Testament Scripture:  Psalm 29
Sermon Scripture:  Romans 8:12-17

June 7 — Children’s Day — Pastor Pat Arendt & Pastor Dick Godfrey
(story, skit and Children’s book)
Focus: 
Needs/Wants
Children’s Story:  But I Want It…
Scripture: 
Philippians 4:19, Matthew 6:25, Matthew 6:32-33, Psalm 37:4

June 14 — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
learning to rely on God’s strength and faithfulness in the trials of life
Sermon Title:  Renewed Every Day
Old Testament Scripture: 
Psalm 103:8-17
Sermon Scripture:  2nd Corinthians 4:13-5:1

June 21 — Father’s Day — Pastor Dick Godfrey
Focus: 
the power of Jesus in our life to help us through life’s storms
Sermon Title:  Peace in the Storm
Old Testament Scripture: 
Lamentations 3:19-26
Sermon Scripture:  Mark 4:35-41

June 28 — Pastor Pat Arendt
Focus: 
Generous giving
Sermon Title:  A Fair Balance
Old Testament Scripture: 
Psalm 30
Sermon Scripture:  2 Corinthians 8:7-15