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SERMON ARCHIVE : 40 Years of Faithfulness

40 Years of Faithfulness: The Best Years Are Ahead of Us!

Pastor Steve Kramer

Reading — Philippians 1:1–11, Confession — Gracious God, We confess that we have not loved you with our whole heart, and we have not loved our neighbors as ourselves. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us. Open our hearts wide to you, that you might renew our faith, and strengthen us for obedient service. In our… Read more »


40 Years of Faithfulness: How The Church Has Fun!

Pastor Christian Huntley

Reading — Matthew 5:14–16, Confession — Merciful God, we confess that we have sinned against you by what we have done and what we have not done. Our actions don’t always reflect your glory and are sometimes more focused on ourselves. Thank you for your forgiveness. Fill us with our light so that our actions… Read more »


40 Years of Faithfulness: The Church’s Secret Sauce

Pastor Sam Dittrich

Heavenly Father, We are sorry for the ways we have sinned against you. Forgive us for relying on ourselves rather than trusting you. Forgive us for being so self-sufficient that we overlook the needs of others. Help us be the kind of people that are marked with love and generosity. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


40 Years of Faithfulness: The Importance of Daring Faith

Pastor Steve Kramer

Reading — Matthew 14:22–33, Confession — Gracious God, we confess to you that we have not remembered you enough this week. We have gone our own ways without being mindful of your presence. We have our own welfare without thinking of others. We have ngelected your Kingdom for the pursuit of our own desires in this… Read more »


40 Years of Faithfulness: How I Say “I Love You”

Pastor Steve Kramer

Reading — 2 Corinthians 8:1–11, Confession — Almighty God, our heavenly Father, we have sinned against you and against our neighbor in thought, word, and deed, through negligence, through weakness, through our own deliberate fault. We are truly sorry and repent of all our sins. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us all that is… Read more »


40 Years of Faithfulness: The Message Matters

Pastor Steve Kramer

Reading — Romans 1:16–17, Confession — Almighty God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, we approach your throne of grace this day, acknowledging that we have sinned against you. We have not loved you above everything else. We have not loved our neighbor as ourselves. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us, renew us,… Read more »