Glenn examines collateral damage and the faithful response of naming the victims as we work to stop the violence.
Exploring the possibility of writing a new story; a story of reconciliation, redemption, and inclusion.
Luke 16:19-31 – The Rich Man and Lazarus - An Unfinished Parable. Our stories are important and we all have a place at the table.
Epiphany - Matthew 2:1-12
In the Christmas story we discover that Jesus is not hidden behind a tall fence, a posse or a security detail. Jesus came near, became one of us, and hung out – this is good news, joyful news. This week Glenn Balzer is preaching from Mark 1:40-45.
This Sunday is the first Sunday in advent. Over the next 4 weeks we have permission to dream and to hope- after all this is a season of expectation!
What does it mean to engage the powers? What does the work of transformation look like in 2018?
Using Mark 12:28-34 we will ask some questions. What is the secret of life? A good cup of coffee? Mom’s apple pie? Or might our text have something to say about this? Join us as we consider what Jesus had to say about the meaning of life.
What if God was one of us, just a stranger on the bus?
What is the meaning of life? What is the point of faith? Why even claim Christianity?
What we say matters. Words, whether thoughtfully or carelessly spoken, tell something about our hopes and expectations, or our convictions and fears.
“For it has seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us…” (Acts 15:28). This week Pastor Glenn will be preaching from Acts 15:22-35. How do we figure out how to move forward as a church when there are so many different opinions and perspectives?
Dice in the Prayer Meeting: Casting Lots! Is the practice of casting lots a Mennonite tradition that can be redeemed or is it something that should be left in the past? This Week Pastor Glenn will be preaching from Acts 1:12-26.