Sermon Highlights, Sunday, December 9, 2018

The Bible tells us that God’s children are to receive joy, peace, rest, and freedom. Somehow in the everyday of life these gifts that God has given get lost. John the Baptist was very confident during his ministry.  He proclaims to those who are listening –  this is the Lamb of God who takes away […]

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Sermon Highlight, Sunday, December 2, 2018

John 5 16  The Jewish leaders began harassing Jesus for breaking the Sabbath rules. 17 But Jesus replied, “My Father is always working, and so am I”. 18 So the Jewish leaders tried all the harder to find a way to kill him.  For he not only broke the Sabbath, he called God his Father, […]

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Sermon Highlight, Sunday, November 25, 2018

God wants relationship with the people He created! Malachi is the last book of the Old Testament.  God, through Malachi is trying to get the people’s attention. God says, “I have always loved you”. The people say, “Really?  How have you loved us”?   God, “If I am your father, show some respect”. People, “How […]

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Thanksgiving is almost here.    What are you thankful for? For!  Those little words for, to, at, in, mean a lot! 1 Thessalonians 5:18 it says ……be thankful “IN” every circumstance….. In is different than for.  We can be thankful for things, people, but to be thankful when you are in a circumstance is not […]

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Sermon Highlight, Sunday, November 11, 2018

Acceptance! It is so good to know that we have been offered a gift from God and all we have to do is accept it!  This gift of forgiveness, eternal life is not earned it is accepted through faith and lived out in our gratitude for what Jesus has done for us.  We don’t live […]

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Acts chapter 2, the outpouring of the Holy Spirit created a different group of people.  God’s desire from the beginning of time is to have relationship with the people He created.  Here in Acts the presence of His Spirit gives mankind a personal way to connect with God. Verse 38, Peter tells them: Repent of […]

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Sermon Highlight, Sunday, October 14, 2018

God created you to be the best you, you can be! Take time to be still and know that I am God (Psalm 46:10).  When you do, other people’s opinion of you won’t shape you.  God’s thoughts will shape you. Acts 2:24  Death could not hold Jesus captive.  He paid the full payment for our […]

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October 14, 2018 Rev. Marvin Orewiler

Retired Pastor:  Marvin Orewiler, words of wisdom When a stone is dropped into a pond it makes ripples.  Our lives are like that stone dropped into a pond we produce ripples.  Who we are, our actions, make ripples.  How we treat others shows the greatness of God’s Spirit.  Do it well!  Love, joy, peace, patience […]

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Sermon Highlight, October 7, 2018

30 years ago, Sally Johnson felt a call to the country and people of Costa Rica.  She shared the blessing of seeing God transform lives.  Her message to us: Even when people feel they are no-bodies, and no one notices them, God does! Matthew 15:21-28, is the story of a woman who comes to Jesus […]

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Sermon Highlight, September 30, 2018

This is the last Sunday of the Family Series.   Let’s review: Each of us are like an arrow.  Parents and children are not perfect.  Just as there are no perfect arrows.  But when they are taken care of and properly aimed they hit the target. What is the target?   Living in this life to honor […]

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