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The Kingdom of Eden

Picture – The Garden of Eden, 1828, Thomas Cole, On display at the Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth, Texas First Scripture Lesson – Genesis 2:4-21 – Read by Sue Timmons Second Scripture Lesson – Revelation 22:1-6 – Read by Rev. Matt Skolnik Sermon – The Garden of Eden – Sermon Author Rev. Matt Skolnik

The Current Temptation vs. The Current of God

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Bulletin Illustration Credit – A Cold Waterslide, 2017 – Alex Barnes – Photo taken at Glacier National Park First Scripture Lesson – Isaiah 55:1-9 – Read by Bill Timmons Choir Anthem – I’ve Just Come From The Fountain Second Scripture Lesson – 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 – Read by Bill Timmons Sermon – The Current Temptation vs. The Current of God – […]

Called Home Away From Home

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Picture – Stained Glass Window of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Junction City, Ohio First Scripture Lesson – Genesis 15:1-17 – Read by Scott Kammer Second Scripture Lesson – Philippians 3:17-4:1 – Read by Scott Kammer Sermon – Called Home Away From Home – Rev. Alex Barnes

Giving Firstfruits

Picture – Allegory of the Eucharist, c.1641–1689 – Alexander Coosemans – On Display at the Museé de Tessé in Le Mans, France First Scripture Lesson – Deuteronomy 26:1–11 – Read by Patricia Cristino Choir Anthem – Lord, I Stretch My Hands to You Second Scripture Lesson – Romans 10:8–11 – Read by Patricia Cristino Sermon […]

Face to Face

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Picture – The Transfiguration – Raphael, c.1520 Scripture – Exodus 34:29–35 & 2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2 – Read by Cindy Vaughn Sermon – Face to Face – Karol Niehaus

Heavenly Bodies

Picture – David – Michelangelo, 1501–1504 – Accademia Gallery of Florence Scripture – Genesis 45:3–15 & 1 Corinthians 15:35–50 – Read by Gretchen Baisden Sermon – Heavenly Bodies – Rev. Alex Barnes

The Truth of the Resurrection and the Life Everlasting

Picture – Christ Falling on the Way to Calvary – Raphael, 1516-1517 – The Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain   Scripture – Jeremiah 17:5–10 & 1 Corinthians 15:12–20 – Read by Debbie Russell   Sermon – The Truth of the Resurrection and the Life Everlasting – Rev. Alex Barnes

Remembering the Gospel

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Picture – The Prophet Isaiah. Marc Chagall, 1968. Musée National Marc Chagall, Nice, France. Scripture – Isaiah 6:1–6 & 1 Corinthians 15:1–11 – Read by Linda Crawford Sermon – Remembering the Gospel – Rev. Alex Barnes

Naming the Truth of the Matter

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Picture Credit – Jesus Unrolls the Book in the Synagogue – James Tissot, 1886-1894 Scripture – Nehemiah 8:1–10 & Luke 4:14–21 – Kayla Baisden & Rev. Barnes Sermon – Naming the Truth of the Matter – Rev. Alex Barnes

Engaging the Culture

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Picture – The School of Athens – Raphael, 1509-1511 – At the Apostolic Palace, Vatican City Scripture – Jeremiah 23:23–24 & Acts 17:16–34 – Read by Justine Brandes Sermon – Engaging the Culture – Shaun Rufener