Entries by Ronald MCKINNEY

7th Sunday of Easter

Sunday May 24 – Steve Clark Preaching For THIS SUNDAY, MAY 24 – READ Exodus 5:1-2; 7:8-23. Then REFLECT: These texts are two scenes from a much longer story about the Lord using Moses and Aaron in the work of liberating the Israelites from slavery under the Pharaoh of Egypt. What details in these texts stand out […]

6th Sunday of Easter

Worship video Sunday May 17, 2020 – Steve Clark preaching READ Matthew 14:22-33 and REFLECT: Why do you think Jesus made the disciples “go on ahead” without him? How might you have felt about that if you were one of the disciples? What kind of reasons can you think of for Peter’s request of Jesus in […]

5th Sunday of Easter – Unraveled

New WORSHIP SERIES for Spring & Summer Click here for worship video Sunday, May 10, 2020 Rev. Steve Clark preaching    Here’s what the creators behind this resource we’re using say about the theme: What happens when our world falls apart? How do we press onward when our tightly-knit plans unravel into loose threads? What do […]

4th Sunday of Easter

Click here for worship video Sunday, May 3, 2020 Communion Rev. Steve Clark preaching For this Sunday, READ Hebrews 12:1-3 and REFLECT: The writer uses “a great cloud of witnesses” to refer to faithful disciples who have died but are “cheering on” the readers who are following Christ now. Who can you imagine watching your life and cheering for you as you […]

Third Sunday of Easter

Click here for Worship Video Sunday, April 26 Rev. Kathie S. Pownall preaching This week we will take a walk with two ordinary people who make a miraculous discovery. In this time when we are all dealing with the trauma around us due to the virus, it is good to know that in the midst […]

Second Sunday of Easter

Click here for Worship Video Sunday, April 19 Pastor Steve Clark preaching For Sunday, READ John 20:19-31 and REFLECT: What do you make of the fact that three times in this story Jesus says the very same thing – “Peace be with you”? Imagine hearing Jesus say that to you this week; what effect would that have on you at […]

Easter – He is Risen!

Click here for video of Easter Service The wilderness is the birthplace of joy. Easter Sunday – April 12 Pastor Steve Clark preaching For Sunday, READ John 20:1-18 and REFLECT: This is probably a very familiar story to many of us. Are there any details you’ve not noticed before? Do they seem important and if so, why? Why […]

Palm Sunday – we are brave

Click Here for Video The wilderness is a place where we are brave. Palm/Passion Sunday – April 5 Pastor Steve Clark preaching For Sunday, READ Matthew 21:1-11 and REFLECT: Matthew tells us in verses 4 and 5 that the manner of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem was fulfilling an Old Testament prophecy. Do you think Jesus knew he was […]

Lent V – Resilient Life

Click here for Video The wilderness is a place of new life – resilient life. Lent V – Sunday, March 29 Pastor Steve Clark preaching For Sunday, READ Ezekiel 37:1-4 and John 11:1-45 and REFLECT: There are several scenes in the John story: Jesus with his disciples (vs. 1-16), Jesus with Martha (vs. 17-27), Jesus with Mary (vs. 28-32), and […]