Sunday Messages Archive

Celebrating 20 Years of Connecting

Sep 20, 2020

Message begins at 11:04

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The Politics of Jesus

Sep 13, 2020

Message begins at 10:40

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Daniel’s Discipline

Sep 6, 2020

by Pastor Duane Schmidt

Message begins at 11:24

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Faith & Politics: It’s Ok To Disagree

Aug 30, 2020

Message begins at 10:10

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Dual Citizenship

Aug 23, 2020

Message begins at 9:20

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How To Love People You Disagree With

Aug 16, 2020

Message begins at 10:15

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Could This Be Your Year?

Aug 9, 2020

Message begins at 6:36

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Faith Over Fear

Aug 2, 2020

Message begins at 16:08

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Known By Our Fruit

Jul 26, 2020

Message begins at 8:03

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Your Father Sees, Knows & Loves

Jul 19, 2020

Message begins at -35.48

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The (Impossible?) Ethics of Jesus

Jul 12, 2020

Message begins at 9:01

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Salt, Light, and Sure Foundations

Jul 5, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich begins a series on Jesus’ most famous message, the Sermon on the Mount (found in Matthew’s gospel, chapters 5-7).

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Message begins at 8:47

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Jesus is for Losers

Jun 28, 2020

Today, Pastor Duane Schmidt looks at the story of Zacchaeus in Luke 19 as an example of how Jesus is for those who feel like losers.

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Message begins at 8:53

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What sort of Father is God, anyway?

Jun 21, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich looks for answers to the question, “What sort of Father is God, anyway?”

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Message begins at 11:49

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Do Justice, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly

Jun 14, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich dives into the biblical meaning of justice (with a little help from the Bible Project). Watch the Bible Project video here: https://bibleproject.com/explore/justice/

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Message begins at 7:07

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A Missional People

Jun 7, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich concludes a 3-part series on who we are as a church & what it means to trust and follow Jesus.

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Message begins at 10:15

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A Holiness People

May 31, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich continues a 3-part series on who we are as a church & what it means to trust and follow Jesus.

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Message begins at 8:38

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A Christian People

May 24, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich begins a 3-part series on who we are as a church & what it means to trust and follow Jesus.

Today we also remember those who have sacrificed for our freedoms… and celebrate with those who are graduating!

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Message begins at 12:38

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A Matter of Perspective

May 17, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich celebrates the outcome of this year’s Global 6k for Water and discusses what a difference perspective makes.

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Message begins at 9:20

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Creator God vs Chaos and Emptiness

May 10, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich looks at how our Creator God confronts our twin struggles with chaos and emptiness, from the first page of the Bible in Genesis chapter 1.

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Message begins at 11:27

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Grace after Failure

May 3, 2020

Today, Pastor Rich explores our earliest story of failure and God’s grace that follows, from Genesis chapter 3.

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Here’s a great Bible Project video related to today’s message: https://bibleproject.com/explore/tree-of-life/

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Message begins at 7:50

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Why are we here?

Apr 26, 2020

Pastor Rich looks back to Genesis to explore what it means to be created in God’s image. Why are we here, anyway? Let’s find out!

Link to a great Bible Project video on the topic: https://bibleproject.com/explore/image-god/

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Message begins at 6:32

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Rooted

Apr 19, 2020

We’re still worshiping from home! Joe & Crystal lead us in song, and Pastor Rich explores biblical images for where we can draw life and strength from to help us in these unusual times.

Today’s audio contains the entire service, including segments pre-recorded at people’s homes.

The message begins around the 18 minute mark, if you want to skip to it.

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Easter Sunday

Apr 12, 2020

Join us as we celebrate the best good news the world has ever heard. And don’t we all need some good news about now?

Today’s audio contains the entire service, including segments pre-recorded at people’s homes.

If you want to skip to the message, it begins around 22:25.

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Three Little (Life-Changing) Prayers

Apr 5, 2020

Scott & Annalee lead the music and Pastor Rich explores the three short prayers that Jesus prayed while hanging on the cross… and how they can transform our experience of this present moment.

All the segments of this service were recorded from our homes, which helps explain the audio quality.

If you want to skip to the message, it begins around the 22:30 mark.

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Cultivating a Kingdom-Sized Imagination

Mar 29, 2020

Pastor Katie brings us a message from John 9. Today’s audio includes the whole service. The Scripture and message begin around the 22-minute mark.

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