Category Archives: Service

Short Passage, Big Message – Fifth Sunday of Easter [5/19/19]

Today’s Passage:  John 13:31-35 Opening Prayer:  Father God, it is often said that the gospel message is an easy one; love one another.  However, in life we have learned that this simple message is not always the easiest one to … Continue reading

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“My Sheep Hear My Voice” – Fourth Sunday of Easter [5/12/19]

Today’s Passage:  John 10:22-30 Opening Prayer: Father God, we know there are many voices out there.  May we recognize when You are speaking to us.  May we hear Your voice clearly above all other sounds.  May the Holy Spirit help … Continue reading

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“Fishing, Failure, and a Future” – Third Sunday of Easter [5/4/19]

Today’s Passage:  John 21:1-19  Opening Prayer:  After Jesus was crucified the disciples must have thought it was the end of His ministry.  Was it time to go back to their old lives?  They were fearful and didn’t have much left … Continue reading

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“Believe Resurrection; Live Resurrection” – Second Sunday of Easter [4/28/19]

Today’s Passage:  John 20:19-31 Opening Prayer:  Jesus is alive.  Even though we did not witness His resurrection, as Christians, we believe he did arise from the dead.  Now He lives in us and through us.  Father God, may we feel … Continue reading

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“This Emperor Has Clothes!” – Easter Sunday [4/21/19]

Today’s Passage:  Mark 14:50-52; 15:16-24; 16:1-6 Opening Prayer: He is risen!  Jesus is alive.  A simple, but powerful prayer I offer you today.  May you truly believe that “God so loved the world that he gave his one and only … Continue reading

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“The Lord Needs It” – Palm/Passion Sunday, C20 [4 14 19]

Today’s Passage: Luke 19:28-40 Opening Prayer: Sometimes it is hard to rejoice when you know what is going to happen in the very near future.  Sometimes the joy is lost just by worrying about what might be around the next … Continue reading

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“This Is Us” – The Fifth Sunday in Lent [4/7/2019]

Today’s Passage:  John 12:1-8 Opening Prayer: There is drama wherever people gather.  There are differences of opinion wherever people gather.  There is affliction wherever people gather.  So, how do we get along?  How do we work together?  How do we … Continue reading

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