Rose Park Sunday School (Adults and Children) at 8:45 a.m. / Worship at 9:45 a.m.

Madison Sunday School (Adults and Children) 10:15 a.m. / Worship at 11:15 a.m.

December 23, 2018

Our Unpredictable God Based on Micah 5:2-5a, Hebrews 10:5-10, Luke 1:39-45           I had it all planned out.  I was certain that I had been called to be a chaplain in some institutional setting (e.g., hospital,...

ZOOM worship link for January 24, 2021

Speaking of our need to repent of dehumanizing language and behaviors today. Blessings to all! Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/SWgjjlGBcRjDjRUFJG2meC4j0Z9Ip8JTkeI8R9WqegDYSDGtKlumPZ6xDzHU5Auw.COqeI7s0fYXIoENL Passcode: =+.Y0XWC

January 24, 2021

Time for a Change Based on Jonah 3:1-10, 1Corinthians 7:29-31, Mark 1:14-20            I suspect that if I took a poll of the persons attending worship today that a super-majority would say that they’re thinking it’s...

January 17, 2021, ZOOM worship link

Here is the worship link for today’s service. Blessings to all for a week of non-violent transfer of power. Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/oNF7fYE58zTNKSdradHVFO1pGgsnorgjR10jP2WS88crNC2EQYiLP3moBUMvhUI3.VvEcvDmBxLvQ5wjr Passcode:...

January 17, 2021

Soul Friend Based on 1Samuel 3:1-10, Psalm 139, John 1:43-51           In the Prologue of his book, “Anam Cara” (which translates to soul friend), John O’Donohue writes, “…Human presence is a creative and turbulent...

ZOOM link for January 10, 2021 worship service

May this service challenge and bless you all! Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/QATcVm5DXLHNrANvVFXdGhfPPlmV0r0QnFQLsAQoMUyBlgvtIgBSjUq83fV3_DM.a1wL4FGKCRb4fx7z Passcode: fZ!8Ty8&

January 10, 2021 – Baptism of Jesus

Seeking Order Based on Genesis 1:1-5, Acts 19:1-7, Mark 1:4-11           I am often amazed by that fact that Lectionary scriptures are chosen years in advance and how frequently they speak directly to the times we are...

ZOOM link for 1/3/2021

Here’s the link to today’s service. May it bring you and “Epiphany”. Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/b9eYGKuxvjOAMp93iSPqyGHKbEteFnscw-RqTPUjG67UfY6kixkX_80YkGVrCVi4.ilNACDFsiM6DoAY9 Passcode: 7Z==iv!!

January 3, 2021

The Gift Based on Isaiah 60:1-6, Ephesians 3:1-12, Matthew 2:1-12           In 1905, the American writer O. Henry published a short story entitled, “The Gift of the Magi”.  Some of you may have run across it in school...

ZOOM link for the December 27, 2020 service

Blessings for your last week of 2020 and for a peaceful and healthy new year! Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/08AvqFSJ8PYvJVU4tWQ1ktGBWXJVXRbXytFsZrQcJNmgG9OEZ_8wyURWTwPQQ-oD.OJmdBtrtaTjELfyL Passcode: Y0p#vJXw

December 27, 2020

Incarnation Based on Isaiah 61:10 – 62:3, Galatians 4:4-7, Luke 2:22-40           We could well reflect on many things on this first Sunday after Christmas.  We could reflect on the gifts we received, on the Christmas...