Monthly Archives: February 2019


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Feb 2019
Why Jesus? Because Jesus is Trustworthy! - Pastor Bonnie Wilcox - Matthew 14:13-33

There is some comfort for Jesus-followers to see how hard it was for the disciples to trust what Jesus had said and done in their presence! Even when we doubt, or fail to recognize the power of the Holy Spirit given to us through Jesus Christ, Jesus is worthy of our trust. Pastor Bonnie provides an example of her own struggle to trust as the weather worsened on Saturday....

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Feb 2019
Wheat & Weeds: The Patience of God - Pastor Bonnie Wilcox - Matthew 13:24-43

Matthew 13:24-43  The Parable of Weeds among the Wheat He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and then went away. So when the plants came up and bore grain, then the weeds appeared as well. And the slaves of the householder came and said to him, ‘Master, did you not sow good seed in your field? Where, then, did these weeds come from?’ He answered, ‘An enemy......

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Feb 2019
Building a Community that Loves Both Saint and Sinner - Pastor Jill Bergman - Matthew 7:24-29

Matthew 7:24-29  Hearers and Doers “Everyone then who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on rock. And everyone who hears these words of mine and does not act on them will be like a foolish man who built his house on sand. The rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat......

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Feb 2019
Who are the blessed ones? – Pastor Jill Bergman – Matthew 5:1-20

Matthew 5:1-20 The Beatitudes When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. “Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy. “Blessed are the pure in......

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Feb 2019
When You Don't Know How to Pray - Rachel James - Matthew 6:7-21

Matthew 6:7-21  “When you are praying, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do; for they think that they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him. “Pray then in this way: Our Father in heaven,    hallowed be your name.    Your kingdom come.    Your will be done,        on earth as it is in heaven.    Give us this day our daily bread.    And forgive us our debts,        as we also have forgiven our debtors.    And do not bring us to the time of trial,        but......

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