Maundy Thursday Service, April 1, 2021, 7:00pm

A reading of the Passion with Holy Communion in the shadows by candlelight. For communion, be ready to partake. Before the service starts, prepare a small cup of juice/wine and a piece of bread/cracker and have it ready by your device. Pastor Brown will lead us through the liturgy and … Read More

Join Us Online Easter Sunday, April 4, 2021

Now the green blade rises from the buried grain; What that in dark earth for many days has lain.   “Many days” has felt like many months. We’ve been living in the dark earth yearning for new life. We’ve lain in the wintry grave ourselves hoping for resurrection. This Easter, … Read More

Join Us Palm Sunday, March 28, 2021

~ Palm/Passion Sunday A jarring contrast: The palm-waving, crowd-cheering triumphal entry into Jerusalem and the tragic yet redemptive journey to the cross. This Sunday we do both! “Hosannas” and palm waving. You are invited to bring palms to the service! Two ways to do that: You can pick up palms … Read More

“Lent’s Almost Over – Let’s Dance!”

~ Jeremiah 31:33-34/Psalm 51/John 12:20-28 ~ The fifth Sunday of Lent: This journey through Lent can be rather tedious, can’t it? Ever since Ash Wednesday the themes have been rather somber; maybe to some, depressing. Fasting and penance; introspection and reflection about hard stuff, week after week. Maybe you’re saying, … Read More

Join Us for Online Worship Sunday, March 21, 2021

The journey through Lent can be rather tedious. All this talk about sin can be a downer! Yet, if we look deep enough, this season is really about forgiveness and restoration. It is about getting new hearts! On this Fifth Sunday in Lent you are invited to explore with us … Read More

“Inquiring Hearts Want to Know”

~ John 3:14-18/Ephesians 2:1-10/Psalm 107 ~ I have a story this morning. It was my very first sermon. I was 18 years old. First semester at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago and my first “practical Christian work” assignment was at the mothership of rescue missions, the Pacific Garden Mission just … Read More