I Have Seen the Lord! -- Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019
The Madness of It All! -- April 14, 2019
On this Easter Sunday, Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, offers a message about the power of the resurrection - how it invites us to see God at work, in the midst of pain, suffering, darkness, and death - extending us life, renewal, hope, and healing.
Scripture John 20:1-18
The Sweet Routine -- April 7, 2019
On this Palm Sunday, Senior Pastor, Judith Reedy, preaches about Jesus’ entrance into Jerusalem, the madness of it, and the invitation to walk alongside him as we enter into this Holy Week.
Scripture: Luke 19:28-40
What Is It? -- March 31, 2019
Associate Minister, Eric Markinson, preaches about the new things God is doing, inviting us to transform our old “sweet routines.”
Scripture: Isaiah 43:16-21
Bob Nelson Jazz Worship Service -- March 24, 2019
Senior Pastor Judith Reedy offers a message about the “manna” God provides us and the transformative life we are called to live because of it.
Scripture: Joshua 5:9-12
Plenty Good Room -- March 17, 2019
THE BOB NELSON JAZZ WORSHIP SERVIC IN MEMORY OF BOB NELSON AND CHARLES WINSLOW, JR.
March 24, 2019
The Best of My Love -- March 10, 2019
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, offers a message about how Jesus weeps over the brokenness of our world. Jesus amidst the brokenness and despair yearns to welcome us with the plenty good room that is offered in God’s sacred, safe, and hopeful Kindom.
A Glimpse of Glory -- March 3, 2019
Associate Minister, Eric Markinson, preaches about the “first fruits” that we are encouraged to bring before God and others around us, offering our best with others to grow more fully in relationship together.
Kin-dom Rules -- February 24, 2019
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, preaches about the glory that God offers us to see, to embrace, and to participate in as we love one another as equal sacred children of God, especially in light of the pain from the called Special Conference held in St. Louis this past week.
Who's Zoomin Who? -- February 17, 2019
Associate Minister, Adam White, preaches on the rules that Jesus invites us to live into today - loving and treating others as we would like to be loved and treated, even with those whom we disagree with.
Scripture: Luke 6:27-38
From Worse to Better? -- February 10, 2019
Associate Pastor, Eric Markinson, offers a message about Jesus preaching the Beatitudes. We are invited to make room to receive God’s grace in one another, whether rich or poor, full or hungry, happy or sad, black or white, gay or straight, God’s grace is present and available to all.
Gospel Dysphoria -- February 3, 2019
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, preaches about the call of Isaiah and how we as individuals are invited to practice forgiveness by recognizing the sacred image of God in our neighbors all around us.
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-8
A Different Gospel -- January 27, 2019
Associate Minister, Eric Markinson, offers a message about the inclusion we have in Jesus Christ, a divine unity that calls each of us beloved, beyond our human limitations that so often divide us.
Scripture: Galatians 3:21-29
Out of Many... -- January 20, 2019
Senior Pastor Judith Reedy, preaches about Paul’s letter to the Galatians, and how we today can receive the message of Christ to broaden our faith with one another.
Scripture: Galatians 1:3-6; 13-24
A Wesleyan Way Forward
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, offers a message about how we each bring different gifts as individuals, and collectively come to be united by God. This echoes Grace’s mission statement, “Out of many, God makes us one.”
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12:1-11
Getting Our Act Together -- January 6, 2019
Associate Minister, Rev. Adam White, offers a message about how God invites us to renew our covenant, to love God and one another, each and every day.
Scriptures: Readings: Jeremiah 31: 31-34 & Luke 9:18-27
In Those Days... -- Christmas Eve, December 24, 2018
Reverend Judith Reedy offers a message on Epiphany Sunday. In the midst of our human divisions, uncertainties, and fears, the light of Christ shows us a path where we can experience clarity, hope, and unity together.
Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12
Mysterious Gifts -- December 23, 2018
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, tells the story of Christmas with a modern twist, which invites us to ask where Christ’s presence and love are being born around us today.
Scripture: Luke 2:1-20
A Service of Lessons and Carols -- December 16, 2018
Senior Pastor, Rev. Judith Reedy, preaches about the mysterious gifts that come with the birth of Jesus Christ as told by Mary in the Magnificat, and how we are invited to respond and orient ourselves in light of this wondrous, transformative gift.
Scripture: Luke 1:39-55
What Does Salvation Look Like? -- December 9, 2018
Led by Choral Director Michael Manes, the Grace Chancel Choir, along with narrators Chris and Alice Montgomery, offer nine lessons and carols narrating the Advent of the infant Christ.
Senior Pastor, Reverend Judith Reedy, offers a message about how Jesus Christ comes to us in every facet of our lives, encouraging us to make room for the sacred gift of grace that comes with his presence.
Scripture: Luke 3:1-6