• Roses in the Snow

    Date: December 20, 2009 Scripture: 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19; Mark 6:14-29 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Roses in the Snow The Rev. Laurie Vischer December 20, 2009, the Fourth Sunday of Advent In college, I spent the second semester of my junior year at.. readread & listen

  • 2009

    Date: November 29, 2009 Scripture: Mark 4:26-34 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Vischer Guest Preacher: “2009” 1 Thess. 3:11-13; Luke 21:25-36 Rev. David Hutchinson November 29, .. readread & listen

  • “What Do You Want From Me?"

    Date: October 25, 2009 Scripture: Exodus 20:1-17 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Mark 10:36-43 “What Do You Want From Me?" Lord Jesus Christ, your light shines in within us; let not our doubts nor our darkness speak to us; Lord Jesus Christ, .. readread & listen

  • Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

    Date: October 04, 2009 Scripture: John 15:9-17 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy” Psalm 26:1-3; Hebrews 4:16 Rev. David Hutchinson Sunday, October 4, 2009 In the Oregonian on Tuesday, commentator Ken Goe wrote the.. readread & listen

  • Opening

    Date: September 06, 2009 Scripture: Mark 1:14-20 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: The comic strip “Momma” by Mell Lazarus, shows Momma’s youngest son, Francis, dropping by her house and saying, “Momma, I’m bringing my new .. readread & listen

  • Dwelling

    Date: August 23, 2009 Scripture: 1 Sam. 3:1-20 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: “Dwelling” 1 Kings 8:27-30, 41-43; John 6:66-69 Rev. David Hutchinson Sunday, August 23, 2009 What would it take to make you feel li.. readread & listen

  • Bread and ...

    Date: August 09, 2009 Scripture: Luke 24:36-48; Psalm 4:7 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: How do every day things take on holy significance? Or to put it another way…what makes something ordinary - into something special? This question might.. readread & listen

  • Take or Give

    Date: July 26, 2009 Scripture: Deut. 18:15-20; 1 Cor. 8:1-13; Mark 1:21-28 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Laurie: Know the love of Christ and be filled-- People: With all the fullness of God! I remember when I was younger and I stayed for the first time, (without my parents .. readread & listen

  • Lord of the Dance

    Date: July 12, 2009 Scripture: 2 Samuel 7:1-11; Luke 1:26-38 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: Lord of the Dance 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12-19; Mark 6:14-29 Rev. David Hutchinson .. readread & listen

  • Resting in the Shade

    Date: June 14, 2009 Scripture: Matthew 22:15-22 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Here’s a riddle for you. By the way, apparently, only 17% of Stanford graduates figured out this riddle, but 80% of kindergartners knew the answer. “What is s.. readread & listen

  • What a Friend

    Date: May 17, 2009 Scripture: Gen. 9:8-17; Mark 1:21-28 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: I have recently rediscovered some of my friends from high school because of Facebook. For those of you who are not on Facebook, it’s a social networking tool that allows.. readread & listen

  • Touching Jesus

    Date: April 26, 2009 Scripture: Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Vischer Guest Preacher: "There is a truth past knowing; there is a joy past hope. " A poet expressed this mystery of our faith. Do we really know the good news of God's love and forgiveness? Do we.. readread & listen

  • Promises, Promises

    Date: March 01, 2009 Scripture: Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: Promises, Promises Gen. 9:8-17; Mark 1:21-28 Rev. Laurie Vischer March 1, 2009 A long time ago, I was hoping for a commitment from someone. I was in graduate school .. readread & listen

  • Stumbling Blocks

    Date: February 01, 2009 Scripture: Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: It happened in New York’s Lincoln Center, during a violin concerto. And it is retold in a book by Jeff Lucas, called, The Prodigal Friendly Church: Itzhak Perlman, arguab.. readread & listen

  • The Brightness of Your Rising

    Date: January 04, 2009 Scripture: Exodus 33:12-23 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: The Brightness of Your Rising” The Rev. Laurie Vischer Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12 January 4, 2009 One of my favorite print comics is Calvin and Hobbes. C.. readread & listen

  • Impossible Surprises

    Date: December 21, 2008 Scripture: Isaiah 5:1-8; Matthew 21:33-46 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: “Impossible Surprises” Rev. David Hutchinson Not preached Dec. 21, 2008 at Westminster because of snow: Nevertheless…… Can you imagine t.. readread & listen

  • Awake

    Date: November 30, 2008 Scripture: Matthew 25:14-30 Preacher: Rev Laurie M. Newman Guest Preacher: “Awake” The Rev. Laurie Vischer The First Sunday of Advent November 30, 2008 What keeps you awake? Bills? Worry about your parents? A child? The sto.. readread & listen

  • My Westminster

    Date: October 19, 2008 Scripture: Matthew 18:21-35 Preacher: Rev. Beth Neel Guest Preacher: My Westminster “My Westminster” Matthew 22:15-22 David Hutchinson Sunday, October 19, 2008 One of my favorite things about Westminster is looking out at .. readread & listen

  • My Westminster

    Date: October 19, 2008 Scripture: Matthew 22:15-22 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: One of my favorite things about Westminster is looking out at all of you. When it comes to saying where I see God's image, it‘s there. And it truly is one of my favorite .. readread & listen

  • In a Heartbeat

    Date: October 05, 2008 Scripture: Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20; Rom. 2:13-16; Phil. 3:4-14 Preacher: Rev David Hutchinson Guest Preacher: There is a connection - - between our rules and our relationships. Maybe you could describe it as a connection between our laws and our lives. Or maybe it could be describe.. readread & listen