Preaching

Series: The Influence of Nourishing Generosity (5 weeks)

Oct 1             Genesis 18:1-8                           Hospitality to the Neighbor

Oct 8            Exodus 16:1-5                            Abundance Over Scarcity

Oct 15           Luke 9:10-17                              Serving Against All Odds

Oct 22          Luke 22:7-20                             Covenantal Connections

Oct 29          Luke 24:13-35                           Revived Enthusiasm

Series: The Growing Significance of the Light (4 weeks)

Nov 5             Genesis 1:1-4                            The Emergence of Light

Nov 12           Psalm 27:1                                The Light Casts Our Fear

Nov 19           John 1:1-13                               The Eternal Flame

Nov 26           Matthew 5:14-16                     Becoming God’s Light

Series: Advent (4 weeks)

Dec 3              Matthew 24:36-44                  An Unknown Future Coming Makes for a Committed Present

Dec 10            Isaiah 11:1-10                           The Savior Creates Peace

Dec 17                                     Choir Cantata

Dec 24            Matthew 1:18-25                      An Unlikely Beginning

Dec 31                                      Carol Sunday

Upcoming Worship Highlights                         

October 15 — Recognition of Commissioned Ministers

  • We will celebrate the act of communion in solidarity with our Christian brothers and sisters around the world.

October 29 — All Saints Sunday

  • This service will recognize those in our church and in our faith on whose shoulders we stand.

November  12 — Veterans Sunday

  • We will recognize the veterans in our church that have and are serving for us in our military.

December 3 — Hanging of the Greens Worship

  • In this service we decorate and explain the symbols of Advent and Christmas that adorn our sanctuary.

December 12 — Service of Remembrance and Hope

  • We will remember those in our lives that we have lost to death recently or who still leave a significant void in our lives.  It will be at 7:00pm.

December 17 — Choir Cantata

  • The Rush Creek Choir will bring the message through music and narration in our worship.

December 24 — Christmas Eve

  • We will celebrate in the evening the birth of Jesus with services at 5:00pm (family oriented) and 10:00pm (traditional)

December 31 — Christmas Carol Sunday

  • Our service will be filled with all the Christmas Carols we sang throughout the Advent and Christmas season.