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Sermon texts from our Traditional Worship leaders  are published here as PDF files, which may be downloaded to view or print using Adobe Acrobat Reader.  Simply click on the document, and it will open in a separate window.  Audio files, and video files for the last 10-12 weeks are now available as well.  Video files are in MP4 format and may be viewed using Windows Media Player. They are larger files; please allow time for the download to complete.
Sermons 2016
December 25, 2016    Christmas Day
Back to the Beginning    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Video
There is no separate audio of the sermon available this week.

December 18, 2016    Advent IV
Here Is Your God    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

December 11, 2016    Advent III
The Point of the Valley    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

December 4, 2016    Advent II
Getting Personal    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

November 27, 2016    Advent I
To the Mountain    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

November 20, 2016   Christ the King Sunday
Feeding the Kingdom of God    by Susan Brake    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video
It is our tradition on Anniversary Sunday to invite one of our church members to serve as guest preacher.
We are grateful to Susan Brake for accepting that call this year.

November 13, 2016   Pledge Dedication Sunday
A Work in Process    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

November 6, 2016    All Saints Sunday
Take Courage    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

October 30, 2016    Reformation Sunday
Relational, Not Transactional    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

October 23, 2016    23rd Sunday after Pentecost
Bleeding a Little   by Rev. John Weicher    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

October 16, 2016    22nd Sunday after Pentecost
Letting In    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

October 9, 2016   Peacemaking Sunday
Repairers of the Breach  guest preacher, Rev. Sara Lisherness   Sermon Audio

October 2, 2016    World Communion Sunday 
Yes, and...       by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

September 25, 2016    19th Sunday after Pentecost
Being Baruch    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

September 18, 2016    18th Sunday after Pentecost
Spiritual Capital    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

September 11, 2016    17th Sunday after Pentecost
Wisdom Born out of Wonder    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

September 4, 2016    16th Sunday after Pentecost
Know and Be Known    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

August 28, 2016    15th Sunday after Pentecost
What a Privilege It Is    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

August 21, 2016    14th Sunday after Pentecost
Faith in the Midst of Chaos   by Rev. John Weicher    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

August 14, 2016    13th Sunday after Pentecost
What Makes for Peace    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

August 7, 2016    12th Sunday after Pentecost
This I Believe    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

July 31, 2016    11th Sunday after Pentecost
Bringing Us Up    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

July 24, 2016    10th Sunday after Pentecost
Gotta Catch 'em All    by Rev. John Weicher    Sermon Video

July 17, 2016    9th Sunday after Pentecost
A Conversation with Jesus    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

July 10, 2016   8th Sunday after Pentecost
Reframing the Question    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

July 3, 2016   7th Sunday after Pentecost
A Public Consciousness    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    Sermon Video

June 26, 2016    6th Sunday after Pentecost
The Definition of Discipleship    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    

June 19, 2016   5th Sunday after Pentecost
Deep Calls to Deep    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio   

June 12, 2016    4th Sunday after Pentecost
Cranky Old Paul    by Rev. John Weicher    Sermon Audio    

June 5, 2016    3rd Sunday after Pentecost
Hope on the Line    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

May 29, 2016    2nd Sunday after Pentecost
Not Where We Expect    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

May 22, 2016    Trinity, Confirmation, Baptism
Truth Is...    by Rev. John Weicher    Sermon Audio    

May 15, 2016   Pentecost
Signs of the Spirit    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

May 8, 2016   7th Sunday of Easter
The Humanity of Glory    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

May 1, 2016    6th Sunday of Easter
Once Upon a Parable  
The children's cantata, "Once Upon a Parable," by Allen Pote and Tom Long, 
served as a sermon in song this morning.

April 24, 2016    5th Sunday of Easter
It Takes a Vision    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

April 17, 2016    4th Sunday of Easter  Installation of Rev. Joyce Shin
What's Next for the Church?   by guest preacher, Rev. John Buchanan   Sermon Audio    

April 10, 2016   3rd Sunday of Easter
All Things to All People    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio   

April 3, 2016    2nd Sunday of Easter
Peace, Peace, Where There Is No Peace    by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    
Sermon Audio   

March 27, 2016    Easter Sunday
So That God May Be All in All    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

March 20, 2016    Palm/Passion Sunday
A Post-traumatic Gospel    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

March 13, 2016    5th Sunday in Lent
Counting the Cost    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

March 6, 2016  4th Sunday in Lent
Door #3  by Rev. John Weicher  Sermon Audio
Due to technical difficulties, there is no video of this morning's service.

February 28, 2016   3rd Sunday in Lent
Seize the Day   by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    
Due to technical difficulties, there is no video of this morning's service.

February 21, 2016   2nd Sunday in Lent/Youth Sunday
Sermon by Elizabeth Bergstrom    Audio
Sermon by Morgan Waters    Audio
Unfortunately, there is no video of this morning's service to share.

February 14, 2016    1st Sunday in Lent
Everywhere You Are    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

February 10, 2016    Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday Meditation    by Rev. Joyce Shin

February 7, 2016   Transfiguration of the Lord
By Imitation Only    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

January 31, 2016   4th Sunday after Epiphany
Word by Word    by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio   

January 24, 2016   3rd Sunday after Epiphany
The Anatomy of Belonging   by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight
Worship services this morning were cancelled due to the weather, so there are no audio or video files.

January 17, 2016   2nd Sunday after Epiphany
Why Wisdom Requires All of Us    by Rev. Joyce Shin    
Due to technical difficulties, there is no video of this morning's sermon.

January 10, 2016  Baptism of the Lord
Being Recognizable   by Rev. Joyce Shin    Sermon Audio    

January 3, 2016    Epiphany Sunday
Paying Homage  by Rev. Sarah Cooper Searight    Sermon Audio    




Let the words of my mouth 
and the meditation of my heart  
  be acceptable to you,
  O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.
Psalm 19:14
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