July 19, 2020 – This sermon addresses our current crises with the biblical imperative to Fear Not.
Scripture: Isaiah 41:1–10
Our guest preacher this Sunday was Richard Kauffman. Richard has had many roles in the Church, including as administrator of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, book editor of Christian Century Magazine, editor of some of our Mennonite periodicals, pastor of Toledo Mennonite Church, and more.
June 14, 2020 – This time of sharing focused on our sense of calling around our involvement in the work of justice and solidarity. Along with those shared from MCUSA, we heard one another’s confessions, laments, and hopes for where this time in our community and nation—this time of sharp awareness, protest, grief and anguish—might take us.
Scriptures: Psalm 13, Exodus 3:7–8, Jeremiah 6:14, Amos 5:24, Micah 6:8, Luke 19:41–42, Luke 19:44–46, 1 Corinthians 1:26–29, 1 John 3:16–18
May 10, 2020 – This sermon is about courageous women who decried injustice and defied the ruler’s decree to save lives, and about our call to protest when harm is being done.
Scripture: Exodus 1:8-2:10
May 3, 2020 – This meditation is about the GOOD SHEPHERD offering us a larger vision than our worries. And it is an invitation to commune with the ONE who holds us, come what may.
Scripture: Isaiah 40:10-11, Luke 12:32-37