Current Sermon Series

Discerning God's Willfor Your Life

When we asked congregation for their questions for God, the biggest request was for answers regarding God’s will for your lives. These six sermons, based on John Ortberg’s book, “All the Place to Go, How Will You Know” will explore the open (and closed) doors that God places before us and how we can respond.

September 16th:  The Open Door

September 23rd:  Door #1 OR Door #2

September 30th:  How to Cross a Threshold

October 7th:  The Doors We Open For Others

October 14th:  The Jonah Complex

October 21st:  Thank God for Closed Doors

Sermon Audio

All the Places to Go

October 14th:  The Jonah Complex

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

October 7th:  The Doors We Open For Others

Traditional: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

September 30th:  How To Cross A Threshold

Traditional: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Resources Mentioned in Sermons:

Brennan Manning “The Ragamuffin Gospel”

Brene’ Brown “The Power of Vulnerability” TED Talk

September 23rd:  Door #1 or Door #2

 

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

September 17th:  The Open Door

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: AUDIO NOT AVAILABLE  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Questions for God

September 9th:  What’s Next?

Traditional:Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

September 2nd:  Why Did You Reveal Yourself to a Small Part of the World?

Traditional:Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:Preacher: Tim Tatum

August 26th:  Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?

Traditional:Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

August 19th:  Is it Okay to Ask Questions of God?

Traditional: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Aldersgate Returns to Broadway

August 5th–Wicked:  For Good

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Audio Not Available  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

July 29th–Little Shop of Horrors:  Feed Me, Seymour

Traditional:  Preacher:  Emily Nelms Chastain

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

July 22nd–Fiddler on the Roof:  Tradition

Traditional: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

July 15th–The Greatest Showman: Come Alive

Traditional: Preacher: Brant Butler

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

July 8th–Hunchback of Notre Dame: God Help the Outcasts

Traditional: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Then Sings My Soul

July 1st–10,000 Reasons

Traditional: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

June 24th–Be Thou My Vision

All Services:  Preacher: Dennis Clements

June 17–O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing

You can find the entire 18 verses to the hymn here.

Traditional: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for Journey: 

June 10–Hymn of Promise

All Services: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

June 3 –Amazing Grace

Traditional:Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:Preacher: Tim Tatum

May Sermon Series: Won’t You Be My Neighbor

May 27 — It’s You I Like

Traditional:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

May 20–Pentecost and Graduate Recognition Sunday

Not Everyone Hears

Manna: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Incubation

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

May 13–The Time Factor

Traditional: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

May 6 — Taking the Great Commandment Seriously

Traditional:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

For those who want to join us in becoming a community of great neighbors, here are copies of the block map and the instructions:

BLOCK MAP

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING YOUR BLOCK MAP

Sermon Series:  #Found

April 29–The Found Sons

Traditional:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

April 22–The Found Coin

All Services:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

April 15–The Found Sheep

Traditional:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher:  Tim Tatum

April 8th — John 20:19-31

Body Piercing Changed My Life

Traditional:   Preacher: Susie Knedlik

Shame and Guilt:

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Easter Sunday:  When the End is the Beginning

All Services: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Palm Sunday:  The Greatest Parade Ever

All Services:  Preacher: Sherry Harris and Sherill Clontz

Sermon Series: WWJA?  What Would Jesus Ask

Who Do You Say I Am?  Mark 8:27-29

 

 

 

 

 

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Why Do You See the Speck, but Miss the Log?  Matthew 7:1-5

Sanctuary Service:Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Do You Love Me?  John 21:15-19

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Why Do You Call Me Lord and Not Do What I Tell You?  Luke 6:46-49

Sanctuary Service: Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Do You Want to Be Made Well?  John 5:1-9

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher:  Brant Butler

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Ash Wednesday

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Ash Wednesday Service: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

February 11, 2018

Transfiguration Sunday

Sanctuary Service:Preacher:  Tim Tatum

But I’m Really Tired

Bread for Journey: Preacher:  Lydia Locke

February 4, 2018

Finish Strong:  2 Timothy 4:1-8

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher:  Andrew Staton

Quality, not Quantity:  Luke 17:5-6

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Sermon Series:  This is Us

January 28:  We Choose to Love

Scripture:  Romans 12: 9-21

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

January 21:  We Matter to God

Scripture:  1 Peter 2:9-10

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

January 14:  We Are Broken

Scripture: Mark 5:25-34

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher:  Tim Tatum

January 7:  Who Are We?

Scripture:  Mark 1: 4-11

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Sermon Series:  The Baby Changes Everything

December 24, Christmas Eve Candlelight Services:  The Greatest Baby Reveal Ever

Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

December 24:  What to Expect When You Are Expecting

10:30 Combined Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

December 17–Who Do You Think You Are?

10:30 Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

December 10–Preparing for the Baby

10:30 Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

December 3–Why Do We Need This Baby?

10:30 Sanctuary Service:   Preacher:  Brant Butler

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Sermon Series–Three Simple Rules

November 26–Stay in Love with God

10:30 Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:Preacher: Tim Tatum

November 19–Do Good

Manna Service: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

November 12–Do No Harm

Sanctuary Service: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher:  Tim Tatum

November 4 — All Saints Sunday

saintly living

Sanctuary Service: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey Service:   Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Sermon Series–Enough

October 29–Defined by Generosity

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

October 22–Cultivating Contentment

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

October 15–Wisdom and Finance

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

October 8–When Dreams Become Nightmares

Sanctuary Service: Preacher:  Brant Butler

October 8–How Long, O Lord?!

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

October 1–World Communion Sunday

Everybody Gets Knocked Down

Manna Service:Preacher: Andrew Staton

Singing God’s Song in Harmony

Combined 10:30 Service: Preacher:  Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett

Sermon Series–Parables of Jesus

September 24–Working’ It

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

September 17–The Sorting Hat

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

September 10–True Grit

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Brant Butler

Bread for the Journey: Preacher: Tim Tatum

September 3–Payday! The Difference Between God’s Economy and Ours

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey: Preacher Tim Tatum

Sermon Series–Give Me A Sign

August 27–Who is Jesus?  Read Matthew’s Gospel

Sanctuary Service:Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

August 20–Planet Fitness:  The World Judges.  We Don’t.

Sanctuary Service: Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey: Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

August 13–Lexus:  You Deserve Better

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

August 6–Alexander Shunnarah, Personal Injury Lawyers

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher:  Sherill Clontz

Sermon Series–Aldersgate Goes to Broadway

July 30–Hamilton:  It’s Quiet Uptown

Sanctuary Service:  Preacher: Sherill Clontz

Bread for the Journey:  Preacher: Tim Tatum

July 23–Les Miserables:  Bring Him Home

Sanctuary Service: Preacher: Tim Tatum

Bread for the Journey:   Preacher: Will Locke, Children and Youth Intern

July 16–Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: Close Every Door To Me

Sanctuary ServicePreacher:  Sherill Clontz

Bread for the JourneyPreacher: Tim Tatum

July 9–Rent: Seasons of Love

Sanctuary Service Preacher:  Tim Tatum

Bread for the JourneyPreacher:  Sherill Clontz

July 2 — The Only Thing Constant is _____

Preacher: Tim Tatum