It's that time of year where we take a close up look at temptation to sin. In this week's worship, the first Sunday in Lent, Rev. Bob Shaw gives us some excellent insights for knowing how to handle temptation in our own life, using the stories of Adam and Eve and of Jesus being tempted. We hope that you will click here for this 29 minute weekly worship, joining in with songs, scriptures, and prayers. Continue reading →
Join us for a time of reflection and prayer as we enter the season of Lent with a short Ash Wednesday Service.
Call to Worship: Deb Phelps
Pastor's Prayer with Lord's Prayer: Bob Shaw
Scripture: Isaiah 58:6-12 (NRSV) read by Janet Spaulding
Song: Cleanse Me, Heal Me written by Audrey Borschel, performed by the DisciplesNet Chorale
Prayer of Confession / Words of Assurance: Amy Grogan, Russ Smith, Deb Phelps
Communion: Russ Smith
Just how is the Gospel of Mark like a James Bond thriller? Join us for our time of worship this week, 27 minutes, and find out! Our message today comes through Amy Grogan, speaking from Mark 1: using the text of the disciples by the sea in Mark 1:14-20.
We hope that you will join us in this time of prayer, scripture, singing, preaching. And as we do every week, we will share communion together at the end of worship (breaking of the bread). We pass along the invitation to join in or simply meditate as we tell of Jesus' invitation to "do this in remembrance of me."
Do you like chances to see things in a new way? Well, Jesus' disciples sure had that experience, when a normal day got very very strange, and they went away changed forever.… Read the rest “DisciplesNet Worship #235, “Counterpart Transfiguration” (Smith, 02.15.2015)”
What do you do when things seem to be tumbling apart in life? What can a scripture about eagles teach us about strategies that God has given to rise up, despite our circumstances? … Read the rest “DisciplesNet Worship #234, “Where Eagles Soar” (Phelps, 02 08 2015)”
Too often it seems that the Church is known for hated and condemnation of people rather than for the love that Jesus commanded. We hope you will join us today as we look at this difficult subject, starting with what Jesus did when a man with an "unclean spirit" approached Jesus in the synagogue.… Read the rest “DisciplesNet Worship #233, “Cleaning the Church” (Phelps, 02 01 2015)”