Pastor Mark's Reflections

Oct 8:  Against the Odds

Oct 1: Being Used by God

Sept 24:  Are All Our Sons/Daughters Here?PastorMarksSermons2

Sept 17:  Give Us What We Want

Sept 10:  Answering the Call

Aug 6:  James in July - Let Us Pray

Aug 6:  Offertory Reflection: $1.00

July 30:  James in July - Coming Near to God

July 23:  James in July - God's Wisdom Test

July 9:  James in July - Real Faith Perspective

July 2:  James in July - Pure Religion

June 18:Glory in our Sufferings

May 28:  The Expectancy of Prayer

May 21: Personal Gospel

May 14: A Text's Hidden Gems

May 7:  An Interesting Question

Apr 30:  The Power of Resurrection

April 23:  Witness Sunday

Apr 16:  Do You Believe In Easter?

Apr 9:  A Palm Sunday Decision

Apr 2:  The Wholeness Question

Mar 12:  The Psalm of (3) Pillars

Mar 5:  The Battle for You (Leon Jicha

Mar 1 (Ash Wednesday):  Good News in the Ashes

Feb 26:  How Long Should We Stay?

Feb 19:  God's Temple

Feb 12: The Illusion of Neutrality 

Feb 5: Salt of the Earth and Light of the World 

Jan 29, 2017:  Happy or Blessed

Jan 22:  Your Personal Invitation

Jan 15: What Are You Looking For

Jan 8:  With YOU I Am Well Pleased......

Jan 1/17:  Going Through the Motions (Erich Bonitz)

Dec 24:  Joy

Dec 18: Through Matthew's Pen

Dec 11:  Mary of the Magnificat

Dec 4:  Signs Are All Around Us

Nov 27:  There Will Be Light

Nov 20:  Am I a Grateful Person?

Nov 13: First Things First

Nov 6: Resurrection Disciples - Remembrance of Saints

Oct 30: Change is Possible

Oct 23:  Life's Two Pockets

Oct 9:  Going Deeper

Oct 2:  3 Small Steps

Sept 25:  Where's the Joy? (Rev. David Kofahl)

Sept 18: Changing Seasons, Constant Love

Sept 11:  The God of Lost Sheep

Sept 4:  It Takes A Family - The Fundamentals of Family Ties

August 28:  It Takes A Family - The Family as Church

August 21: It Takes A Family-The Church As Family

August 7:  A 3-Fold Relationship

May 22 Chapter 30: Humility

May 8 Chapter 28:  Faithfulness

Apr 24 Chapter 26:  Patience

Apr 17 Chapter 25:  Hope

Apr 10 Chapter 24:  Self Control

***Mar 27 (Easter):  The Empty Promises of Easter

 ***Mar 20 (Palm Sunday) :  The (2) Processions

Mar 13 Chapter 22: Virtue#2 - Joy  (audio)

Mar 6 Chapter 21:  Virtue #1 - Love

Feb 28 Chapter 20:  Sharing My Faith

Feb 21 Chapter 19:  Giving My Resources

Feb 14 Chapter 18:  Offering My Time

***Feb 10 (Ash Wednesday):  What Ashes Teach Us?***

Feb 7 Chapter 17:  Spiritual Gifts

Jan 31 Chapter 16:  Biblical Community

Jan 24 Chapter 15:  Total Surrender

Jan 17 Chapter 14:  Single-Mindedness

Jan 10 Chapter 13:  Bible Study  (audio)

 

Jan 3, 2016 Chapter 12:  Prayer

Advent Messages:Dec 27 Chapter 11:  Worship

Dec 13:  Be Aware of CuteDec 24:  Christ the Lord 

Dec 6: John's Message of Glad Chidings

Nov 29:  Isaiah's 3 Critical Truths

New Series:  Believe - Living the Story of the Bible to Become Like Jesus

Nov 22 Chapter 10:  Eternity

Nov 15 Chapter 9:  Stewardship

Nov 8 Chapter 8:  Compassion 

Nov 1 Chapter 7:  Humanity

Oct 25 Chapter 6:  The Church

Oct 18 Chapter 5:  Identity in Christ

Oct 11 Chapter 4:  The Bible

Oct 4 Chapter 3:  Salvation

Sept 27 Chapter 2:  Personal God

Sept 20 Chapter 1:  God

Sept 13 introduction: I Do Believe...BUT

Be the Church--the Feet & Hands Of Jesus (four week series)

Sharing Our Giftedness

Make A Difference (August 30 - audio)

Seeing People Through Christ's Eyes (August 23 - audio)

Love Takes Detours (August 16 - audio)

August 2 Sermon (audio): "A 30 Year Sermon" -- A Reflection on Pastor Mark's 30 years in ministry

July 26 Sermon (audio): "Believe"

July 19 Sermon (audio): "Rule 3: Stay in Love with God"

July 12 Sermon (audio): "Rule 2: Do Good" 

June 21 Sermon (audio): "Baptismal Truths"

June 14 Sermon (audio): "Say It or Live It"

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May 10 Chapter 31: "The End of Time"

May 3 Chapter 30: "Paul's Last Days"   

    April 26 Special Message from Bishop Mark Webb:  "Essentials for the Journey"

April 19 Chapter 29: "Paul's Mission"

April 5 Chapter 27:  "The Resurrection"   

 March 29 Palm Sunday (audio) Chapter 26:  "Why the Cheering Stopped"

Mar 22 Chapter 25: "Jesus, the Son of God"

Mar 15 Chapter 24 (audio):  "No Ordinary Man"                          

Mar 8 Chapter 23:  "Jesus' Ministry Begins"

Mar 1 Chapter 22: "The Birth of the King"

Feb 22 Chapter 21: "Rebuilding the Walls"

     February 18 - "Ash Wednesday Message"

Feb 15 Chapter 20: "The Queen of Beauty and Courage"

Feb 8 Chapter 19: "The Return Home"

Feb 1 Chapter 18: "Daniel in Exile"

Jan 25 Chapter 17: "The Kingdoms' Fall"

Jan 18 Chapter 16: "The Beginning of the End"

Jan 11 Chapter 15: "God's Messengers"

Jan 4, 215  Chapter 14:  "A Kingdom Torn in Two"

Dec 28 Chapter 13: "The King Who Had It All"

During Advent, Pastor Mark's reflections will focus on this blessed time of the year.  "The Story" will continue on Dec 28th with Chapter 13.

Christmas Eve Reflection:  "The Perfect Gift"

Dec 21 Reflection: "A Sacred Tension Sacred Tension"

Dec 14 Reflection: "Advent Lessons from Mary"

Dec 7 Reflection:  "Directions to Bethlehem"

Nov 30 Reflection: "Analyze the Vision"

 

Pastor Mark's Reflection series of "The Story" is now available in video:

Nov 23 Chapter 12:  "The Trial of a King"

Nov 16 Chapter 11:  "From Shepherd to King"

Nov9 Chapter 10:  "Standing Tall, Falling Hard"

Nov 2 Chapter 9:  "The Faith of a Foreigh Woman"

Oct 26 Chapter 8:  "A Few Good Men....and Women(audio)

Oct 19 Chapter 7:  "The Battle Begins"

Oct 12 Chapter 6:  "Wandering"

Oct 5 Chapter 5:  "New Commands and a New Covenant"

Sept 28 Chapter 4:  "Deliverance"

Sept 21 Chapter 3:  "Joseph:  From Slavery to Deputy Pharaoh"

Sept 14 Chapter 2:  "God Builds A Nation"

Sept 7   Chapter 1:  "Creation:  The Beginning of Life As We Know It"