Listen to the sermon from Sunday, March 5, 2017 titled “Let Go” by Rev. Stephanie Cooper.   One day in the 5th grade, our teacher Ms. Painter at Highland Heights Elementary School stood in front of the class and told us that we were going to write letters that day.  She said that we were […]

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Listen to the sermon from Sunday, February 26, 2017 titled “Mountains and Valleys” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune. What is it about mountains? In every culture they’re imbued with a sacred aura. We love to see them in the distance. We’re drawn to be near them. We’re compelled to climb them. Is there anybody here has […]

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Listen to the sermon from Sunday, February 19, 2017 titled “Continuing Creation” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune.   Who made you? And everybody else? And why?  Who made the world?  And everything in it?  And why?  Pay close attention.  The answers follow in a minute.  There will be a test. Even though they weren’t the […]

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Listen to the sermon from Sunday, January 29, 2017 titled “Out of Juice” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune. I’ve been around a lot of burned up, feeling-burned, and burned out people lately.  Still depressed about the election.  Alarmed about developments this week.  Afraid of what may be ahead.  Hurling invective because they feel helpless to […]

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Listen to the sermon from Sunday, January 8, 2017 titled “Sticking the Start” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune.   As the New Year dawns, we enter the spiritual season of Epiphany, from the Greek ἐπιφάνεια, meaning “appearance.”  Epiphany is one of those two-sided words because it refers both to an appearance by God and to […]

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“Word” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune

Listen to the sermon from Sunday, December 25, 2016 titled “Word” by Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune. Can we talk?  I know the very nature of a sermon is monologue, but ultimately communication isn’t happening without dialogue.  A sermon is wasted wind without some response of the congregation in your engaged listening, your thinking, your hearing […]

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