Blog: Random Thoughts on Sunday's Sermon

Below are some random thoughts on this coming Sunday's message.  We hope they create a little time in your day to reflect on the journey of faith and life.  If they spur any thoughts, quotes, or experiences, please share them.  God moves among us as we share with each other.

April 29, 2015 | 10:53 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

This year we have started a monthly Writing Circle with our soup kitchen. After we have prayed in worship and after we have eaten our meal together a few of us go to one of our classrooms to write...

March 31, 2015 | 09:19 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

I find it usually happens if I wait too long to eat lunch. Sometimes it happens when I come home late from work and there isn’t dinner ready. When I’m tired and prolonged hunger sets in I get...

March 27, 2015 | 11:49 am

I haven’t recognized any TV or movie actors on the street for a few months now. When I first moved here from Michigan, I saw people I recognized a couple of times per month. Last week I wondered...

March 25, 2015 | 09:17 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

Can you believe that we are nearing the end of Lent and Holy Week is fast approaching us? This Sunday Christians around the world join together to observe one of our most important weeks, Holy...

March 17, 2015 | 10:57 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

Mandy reminded us on Sunday in her Children’s Message that Saint Patrick was a great man who befriended his enemies and loved those who once did him harm. Beyond the beer drinking, shamrock shakes...

March 13, 2015 | 03:20 pm
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

I was coming home from a church Christmas party in 2013 when I heard the news that Beyoncé had released a surprise album complete with a music video for each track. I spent the night listening to...

March 11, 2015 | 10:49 am

Many thanks to everyone who participated in our annual Talent Show fundraiser on Sunday! It was inspiring to see our church come together to support our youth service trip to Arizona this July....

March 2, 2015 | 12:37 pm
Posted by Rev. Michael Bos

People often wonder what Chesterton meant by this. Was he advocating that poor performance is acceptable? He was not. Instead he was warning against the rise of professionalism in which there is...

February 25, 2015 | 10:28 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

What comes to your mind when you think of home? I think of a place that loves me and where I can let me guard down. I think of good food, good company, and a place where I can be comfortable. I...

February 18, 2015 | 10:43 am
Posted by Rev. Jes Kast

Today is Ash Wednesday. It is a day marked by prayer, confession, and smudges of black crosses on people’s foreheads. The black smudge of ash is a sign of our mortality and that we live and die in...


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