Upcoming Sermon Series: "Why do we do that?"
Have you ever sat in a worship service and wondered, “Why do we do that?” Or, looked around the church sanctuary puzzled by the meaning of a symbol or ritual? In this series we are exploring the meaning behind Christian symbolism, colors, and liturgical actions.
June 26, 2016: Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
Theme: The meaning of Colors and the Liturgical Calendar
Scripture: Isaiah 40:1-5; Matthew 1:18-25; Isaiah 60:1-3; John 13:21-30; Matthew 28:5-10; Acts 2:43-47
Sermon: “Telling the Story of Jesus”
July 3, 2016 – Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
Theme: The Communion Service explained
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26
Sermon: “Do This in Remembrance”
July 10. 2016 – One Worship Service at 10:30 a.m.
Our youth will lead us in worship as they explore the story of Jonah from a contemporary perspective. Following worship we reconvene at Wheaton Regional Park for an all-church picnic.
July 17, 2016 – Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
Theme: Bunnies, Eggs, Trees and Lights vs. Manger, Cross and Empty Tomb
Scripture: Isaiah 43:18-21; Ephesians 1:15-23
Sermon: “The Secular and the Sacred”
July 24, 2016 – Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
Theme: Why do we have flags in the sanctuary
Scripture: Exodus 20:1-6; Romans 13:1-10
Sermon: “I Pledge Allegiance…”
July 31, 2016 – Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
Theme: Why robes and stoles
Scripture: Leviticus 8:1-9; Matthew 11:28-30
Sermon: “Signs of Servanthood”