• The Beginning of Lent: A Wedding, Some Water, and Some Wine

    Date: March 5, 2017 Scripture: John 2:1-12 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: There is a story told among Zen Buddhists about a nun who one day approached a great patriarch to ask if he had any insight into the Nirvana sutra she had been reading. .. readread & listen

  • Accepting the Mystery

    Date: February 26, 2017 Scripture: Matthew 17:1-9 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: Author Reza Aslan, who wrote the book “Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth,” has been working with CNN to develop a “spiritual adventure series&rd.. readread & listen

  • Reflections from Guatemala

    Date: February 19, 2017 Scripture: John 4:1-42 Preacher: Guest Preacher Guest Preacher: Kathryn Moran, Sue Butell, and Jane Kurtz From Kathryn Moran Good morning! My name is Kathryn Moran and I am the Community Engagement Coordinator here at Westminster. Part of my responsibility is to facilitate thre.. readread & listen

  • Living a Life of Integrity

    Date: February 12, 2017 Scripture: Matthew 5:21-37 Preacher: Rev. Gregg Neel Guest Preacher: .. readread & listen

  • Love Your Enemy

    Date: February 12, 2017 Scripture: Matthew 5:38-48 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: February 12, 2017 San Mateo Presbyterian Iglesia in Xela, Guatemala Matthew 5: 38-48 The Rev. Laurie Lynn Newman .. readread & listen

  • Yes, You

    Date: February 5, 2017 Scripture: Matthew 5:13-16 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: About once a week I make scones for breakfast. It’s the easiest recipe in the world – some dry ingredients and a cup of heavy cream. Everyone is happy. But occ.. readread & listen

  • Justice, Kindness, Humility: These Three

    Date: January 29, 2017 Scripture: Michah 6:6-8, Matthew 5:1-12 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: If you’ve ever had a guest in your home who stayed for a while, you know what a challenge that can be. In the summer of 2015, a friend of mine from high school – wi.. readread & listen

  • Following Jesus

    Date: January 22, 2017 Scripture: Matthew 4:12-23 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: As bona fide soccer parents, Gregg and I have finally figured out what “off sides” means. It has been a conundrum for a while, since the Sabin Bees have morphed fro.. readread & listen

  • New Things - Celebrating Epiphany

    Date: January 15, 2017 Scripture: Isaiah 42:5-9 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Several years ago, the United Church of Christ came up with a slogan that expressed the heart of their outreach. It was in ads and on signs. It read, simply, “God is stil.. readread & listen

  • Turning Around

    Date: January 1, 2017 Scripture: Isaiah 63:7-14 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: When I was cleaning up my desk at home after Christmas, I found a scratch pad on which I had written our family’s predictions for 2016. I had predicted Ted Wheeler would .. readread & listen

  • Christmas Meditation

    Date: December 24, 2016 Scripture: Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: Sometimes all it takes is for one person to have the good sense to bring some light. Someone lit an oil lamp long ago, in that darkened room where Mary labored. It may have bee.. readread & listen

  • Love Came Down

    Date: December 18, 2016 Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: "Do not be afraid.” “Do not be afraid” – those may be the four worst words to say to someone who is experiencing fear. If there is terrible turbule.. readread & listen

  • A Voice in the Wilderness

    Date: December 4, 2016 Scripture: Matthew 3:1-12 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: I confess that every year when Advent rolls around, I’m hoping to avoid the Sunday when the scripture with John the Baptist pops up. Much more pleasant to preach on Mary&.. readread & listen

  • Annunciations: A Vision from Isaiah

    Date: November 27, 2016 Scripture: Isaiah 2:1-5 Preacher: Rev. Gregg Neel Guest Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel (Please note that on this First Sunday of Advent, Gregg and Beth Neel are delivering a dialogue sermon.) The word that Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem.. readread & listen

  • All Things Hold Together

    Date: November 20, 2016 Scripture: Colossians 1:11-20 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: ”Christ is before all things, and in Christ all things hold together.” In 1919, in the aftermath of World War I, Irish poet William Butler Yeats wrote the poe.. readread & listen

  • Growing Young

    Date: November 13, 2016 Scripture: Matthew 18:1-5 Preacher: Rev. Chris Murphy Guest Preacher: Please join me in prayer: Gracious and loving God, open our hearts and minds to hear from you today. Thank you for being the center of our lives, even in moments of fear .. readread & listen

  • Noisy Presbyterians

    Date: November 6, 2016 Scripture: Psalm 98 Preacher: Rev. Gregg Neel Guest Preacher: Text is unavailable... readread & listen

  • Balcony People

    Date: October 30, 2016 Scripture: Hebrews 11, selections Preacher: Guest Preacher Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Jana Childers Text is unavailable... readread & listen

  • Prayer and Then Some

    Date: October 23, 2016 Scripture: Luke 18:9-14 Preacher: Rev. Gregg Neel Guest Preacher: .. readread & listen

  • Choose Life

    Date: October 16, 2016 Scripture: Deuteronomy 30:15-20 Preacher: Rev. Gregg Neel Guest Preacher: .. readread & listen