Blessing Others Archive

Loving Generously: Working With The Poor

For this morning’s message, the third week in this series, Colleen Carpenter Gonia was our special guest preacher on the topic of blessing and working with those who are poor! You might want to watch the mini-movie that was part of the series in addition to reading this short,

Loving Generously: Who Owns What? (Or What Own Who?)

The second in this worship series, this week learning from a conversation with Jesus about others and money. You might want to watch this mini-movie we watched earlier in the service and also follow along in Matthew 19:16-22.  

Loving Generously: Who Are You Inviting to the Banquet?

The first in this new worship series as we wrestle with how to be more inviting to those who might be “outsiders.” You might also want to watch this Call to Worship mini-movie and follow along in Luke 14:1-14.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Subscribe

Heads Up to Work for God

The sixth and final message in this series as we think about how we can be used by God to make the world a better place. You also might enjoy the call to worship trailer from “Pay it Forward” that started the series in addition to reading this passage

Heads Up To the People In Your Life!

The third in this worship, as we remember to keep our heads up to appreciate the wonderful people around us!   Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Subscribe in iTunesSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Let’s Go Team!

In this message the “coach” gets the team excited and psyched up for a great season. You also might want to look up Matthew 28:16-20.

Lutheran Foundations: Simultaneously Saint and Sinner

The fifth in this worship series digging into our Lutheran Foundations. This week we’ll explore how each and every one of us is both a saint, special and loved by God, while also a sinner, disobedient and separated from God.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download |

Lutheran Foundations: Justification By Grace Through Faith

The fourth and perhaps most central in this worship series which focuses on the heart of the Christian faith!     Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Subscribe in iTunesSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Celebrating Freedom!

This message, preached on Memorial Day weekend, reflects on the connections between our national freedoms and the freedom we have in Christ! You might want to read Galatians 5:13-14.  Also here is the video we used for the call to worship and also the thought provoking video from Clayton Christensen.    

Thank You For Your Service!

I hope you feel thanked and encouraged as use your gifts to service and love others! You might also enjoy this call to worship and might want to read along in 1 Peter 4:7-11.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Subscribe in iTunesSubscribe: iTunes | Android |