We sometimes worship what is not God. We can forsake the fountain of living waters. We seek other sources of life and refreshment. We carve out containers that are cracked, we make things that cannot hold what we need. Elisha wanted double portion of Elijah’s spirit. Jesus promised to send Spirit and we now have […]

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God made all human beings for something beyond what we can see. World is somewhere between heaven and hell. His goodness is everywhere. Morality, relationship, creativity abounds, But Hell is also real for those who refuse to be led to repentance. (Matthew 5:44-45, Psalm 145:1-21; Romans 1:21; Romans 2:4) Speaker(s): Pastor Thomas Schaller, Zane Turk […]

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Vines are not for building. Secret of the vine is in its fruit, We are weak in ourselves. We needed to be lifted up.We are the church of the weak. Weak doesn’t mean we our self-conscious. We do though realize how small we are. (Ezekiel 15:3; Proverbs 18:24) Speaker(s): Pastor Thomas Schaller, Pastor Benjamin Sermon # […]

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Christmas and the Way of Humility (french)

The world runs on performance and appearance. Jesus taught us another way. Frederick Douglass was a slave, beaten and shackled. But he learned humility and cast his cares upon God. He saw the pride and envy that fed slave system. Humility is powerful. Jesus learned as a human and taught us to love our enemies. […]

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Our roots are so important. Mary called by God to give birth God Incarnate, the hope of the world. Fellowship in the love of God and communion of the Spirit was with her as she went to Elizabeth. (Luke 1:39-44; 2 Corinthians 13:12-14) Speaker(s): Pastor Thomas Schaller Sermon # 11594 11:00 AM on 12/16/2018

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