Christmas Eve, 7:00 Sermon

Date:  December 24, 2016, 7:00 pm Title:  “If Only In Our Dreams” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Luke 2:1-20             The year was 1943, and the world was in the midst of World War II when Bing Crosby first sang… I’ll be home for Christmas; you can plan

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“If Only In Our Dreams” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  December 11, 2016 Title:  “It’s a Wonder-full Life!” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Luke 1:47-55 In Nome, Alaska, teachers receive the same professional journals & publications as teachers in other states.  One year, there was a 4th grade teacher who was a newcomer to Nome… She had

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“If Only In Our Dreams” Advent sermon series continues

Date:  December 4, 2016 Title:  “You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out!” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Matthew 3:1-12             Early Warning Systems:  we’ve all heard about them.  We can appreciate their usefulness when it comes to things like tsunamis, hurricanes, tornadoes.  Even when we think about health risks and

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“Loving God With Your All” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  November 6, 2016 Title:  “Loving God With All of Your Mind” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Colossians 1:9-14, 28-29             When I was preparing to preach this sermon this morning, I came across a great little comic.  In it there are two small figures in one corner

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Sermon Series “Loving God With Your All” Begins

Date:  October 30, 2016 Title:  “With All of Your Heart” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Matthew 22:34-40             This morning we begin a new sermon series entitled “Loving God With Your All”, and each week we will look at a different aspect of that love:  heart, mind, soul

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Sermon Series on Fear and Faith Ends

Date:  October 23, 2016 Title:  “Casting Out Fears” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  1 John 4:12-13, 16-20             When I am not working, or walking my dog, or cleaning my house, or balancing my checkbook (yeah, like I do that!)… I like to work in textile arts.  I

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“Quaking in our Boots”: Fears Within

Date:  October 16, 2016 Title:  “Quaking in our Boots” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  2 Timothy 1:3-10             Today is the second in a three-part sermon series on fear and the response of faith to fear.  A few months ago researchers at Chapman University surveyed 1600 Americans, asking

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“Already But Not Yet”

September 25, 2016 Rev. Jeremy Smith Jeremiah 29:10-14 Sermon 366 days ago, I was living into the sermon title of the already but not yet. We were expecting our second daughter Caeli, we were a week past due date, and everyone was asking us “when is the big day?” I

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