• Apr2017

    April 16, 2017 — Easter Sunday (10 am) Rev. Alison Quin The Readings: Acts 10:34-43 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-18 Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 From The Heart In the heart of the Christian quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, is the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, which is the traditional site...

  • April 16, 2017 — Easter Sunday (5:30 am) Rev. Janet Vincent The Readings: Acts 10:34-43 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-18 Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 [AUDIO ONLY]

  • Good Friday

    April 17, 2017

    April 14, 2017 — Good Friday Rev. Janet Vincent Today’s Readings: Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Hebrews 10:16-25 or Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9 John 18:1-19:42 Psalm 22 [AUDIO ONLY]

  • Maundy Thursday

    April 14, 2017

    April 13, 2017 — Maundy Thursday Rev. Alison Quin The Readings: Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-17, 31b-35 Psalm 116:1, 10-17 Click here to learn more about Maundy Thursday. We prize independence in our culture.  We strive for it when we are young and we cling to...

  • Palm Sunday

    April 11, 2017

    April 9, 2017 — Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday Rev. Janet Vincent Today’s Readings: Matthew 21:1-11 Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Palm Sunday [AUDIO ONLY]

  • Come Out!

    April 2, 2017

    April 2, 2017 — Fifth Sunday in Lent Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Ezekiel 37:1-14 Romans 8:6-11 John 11:1-45 Psalm 130 Come Out! In the story of Lazarus being raised from the dead, we see the human vulnerability of Jesus. Jesus loved everyone, with a deep, unconditional love.  But because...

  • Mar2017

    Living Water for All

    March 19, 2017

    March 19, 2017 — Third Sunday in Lent Rev. Deacon Robin Beveridge Today’s Readings: Exodus 17:1-7 Romans 5:1-11 John 4:5-42 Psalm 95 Living Water for All [AUDIO ONLY]

  • March 12, 2017 — Second Sunday in Lent Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Genesis 12:1-4a Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 John 3:1-17 Psalm 121 Spiritual Rebirth — Stepping Out of the Darkness Nicodemus came to talk to Jesus at night.  The fact that it was night is significant.  On one level, it...

  • Ash Wednesday

    March 10, 2017

    March 8, 2017 — Ash Wednesday Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Joel 2:1-2,12-17 or Isaiah 58:1-12 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 Matthew 6:1-6,16-21 Psalm 103 or 103:8-14 Ash Wednesday Fun fact:  The Muslim fast during Ramadan is based on Lent. The Quran says that those who came before fasted, meaning Jews and...

  • Reflecting on Temptation

    March 5, 2017

    AUDIO begins with music and Gospel reading followed by the sermon… March 5, 2017 — First Sunday in Lent Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 Romans 5:12-19 Matthew 4:1-11 Psalm 32 Reflecting in Temptation I had a wonderful experience this week offering ashes to go outside Emmanuel’s with...

  • Feb2017

    The Transfiguration

    February 27, 2017

    February 26, 2017 — Last Sunday After Epiphany Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Exodus 24:12-18 2 Peter 1:16-21 Matthew 17:1-9 Psalm 2 The Transfiguration People often report that at a difficult or challenging moment in their lives, they had an experience of God.  One person described driving home in a...

  • Resistance

    February 19, 2017

    February 19, 2017 — 7th Sunday After the Epiphany Rev. Janet Vincent Today’s Readings: Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18 1 Corinthians 3:10-11,16-23 Matthew 5:38-48 Psalm 119:33-40 Resistance [AUDIO ONLY]

  • Jan2017

    Guest Preacher: Steve Schunk

    January 29, 2017

    January 29, 2017 — Fourth Sunday After the Epiphany Guest Preacher:  Steve Schunk Today’s Readings: Micah 6:1-8 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 Matthew 5:1-12 Psalm 15 [AUDIO ONLY]

  • January 22, 2017 — Third Sunday After the Epiphany Guest Preacher:  Rev. Tom Ehrich Today’s Readings: Isaiah 9:1-4 1 Corinthians 1:10-18 Matthew 4:12-23 Psalm 27:1, 5-13 Call to Action: Be Light in the Darkness From the prophecy of Isaiah: “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light;...

  • What Are You Looking For?

    January 21, 2017

    January 15, 2017 — Second Sunday After the Epiphany Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Isaiah 49:1-7 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 John 1:29-42 Psalm 40:1-12 What Are You Looking For? “What are you looking for?”  These are the first words Jesus says in John’s gospel.  John the Baptist points Jesus out to...

  • Wade in the Water

    January 20, 2017

    January 8, 2017 — First Sunday After the Epiphany Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Isaiah 42:1-9 Acts 10:34-43 Matthew 3:13-17 Psalm 29 Wade in the Water [AUDIO ONLY]

  • What’s in a Name?

    January 1, 2017

    January 1, 2017 — The Feast of the Holy Name Rev. Alison Quin Today’s Readings: Numbers 6:22-27 Galatians 4:4-7 Luke 2:15-21 Psalm 8 What’s in a Name? Today is the Feast of the Holy Name—the day we celebrate the naming of Jesus when he was 8 days old. Naming and...