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Connecting With God

September 17, 2017 – “What Are You For?” – Church in the Banquet Center
September 10, 2017 – “Empty Cisterns” – Church in the Banquet Center
September 03, 2017 – “Calling Forth” – Church on the Lawn Series
August 27, 2017 – “Praying Through” – Church on the Lawn Series
August 20, 2017 – “The Gift of Parable” – Church on the Lawn Series
August 13, 2017 – “Heaven Is Where We Make It” – Church on the Lawn Series
July 31, 2017 – “The Horns Of a Dilemma” – Church on the Lawn Series
July 23, 2017 – “What Easiest Our Pain?” – Church on the Lawn Series
July 16, 2017 – “Qualities of Mercy” – Church on the Lawn Series
July 9, 2017 – “Phillipians 4:8″ – Elijah Blower Church on the Lawn Series
July 2, 2017 – “The Freedom to Love” – Church on the Lawn Series
June 25, 2017 – “Blessed Are the Meek” – Church on the Lawn Series
June 18, 2017 – “Father’s Day 2017″ – Church in the Commons
June 11, 2017 – “Blessed Are The Poor” – Church on the Lawn Series
June 4, 2017 – “The Day Of Pentecost”
May 28, 2017 – “Subverting the Kingdom”
May 21, 2017 – “Prayer & Reading” – Sherie Blower / “Thoughts from Rick” – Rick Rudolph
May 14, 2017 – “Happy Mother’s Day”
May 5, 2017 – “Practices Of The Spirit”
April 30, 2017 – “Suffer The Little Children ” Ryan George / Baby Dedication
April 23, 2017 – “What Did You Expect To See?”
April 16, 2017 – “Easter”
April 9, 2017 – “Palm Sunday”
April 2, 2017 – “A Reason To Stay”
March 26, 2017 – “Like a Child – Elijah Blower ”
March 19, 2017 – “The Message for 3/19/2017 ”
March 12, 2017 – “Our Biases are Always Present ”
March 5, 2017 – “When the Past is the Present ”
February 26, 2017 – “Giving Grace to Failing ”
February 19, 2017 – “By His Stripes We Are Healed ”
February 5, 2017 – “Cultivating Love In Your Heart ”
January 29, 2017 – “How Fear Colors the Way You See God ”
January 22, 2017 – “Exploring Your Image Of God” span>
January 15, 2017 – “Where Is God?”
January 8, 2017 – “God in the Moment.”

Casting The Vision

December 4, 2016 – “When We Say Yes to God”
November 27, 2016 – “The Illusion of Control”
November 20, 2016 – “The Gift of Service”
November 6, 2016 – “Visiting Pastor Tony D. Huggins From Shelton Temple”
October 30, 2016 – “Microethics”
October 23, 2016 – “I Didn’t Plan This Life”
October 16, 2016 – “Let the Children Come”
October 9, 2016 – “Angels and Opportunities”
October 2, 2016 – “What Does This Mean?”
September 25, 2016 – “When Life Throws a Curve”
September 18, 2016 – “How We Need God”
September 11, 2016 – “How God Uses Stress in Our Lives”
September 4, 2016 – “Rest and Relaxation – Elijah Blower ”
August 28, 2016 – “Peace in the Storm”
August 21, 2016 – “Grace in the Small Things”
July 17, 2016 – “The Risk of Vulnerability”
July 10, 2016 – “Cultural competency”
June 26, 2016 – “Working With or Against”
June 12, 2016 – “Keep Looking”
June 5, 2016 – “Towards a Life of Integrity”
May 29, 2016 – “Reflecting on The Church at Stony Hill – Chris Coad ”
May 22, 2016 – “Refelections on Tension”
May 15, 2016 – “Doubting Thomas – Elijah Blower ”
May 8, 2016 – “Reflections on Mothers Day”
May 1, 2016 – “The Sacredness of Food”
April 24, 2016 – “Opportunity ”
April 17, 2016 – “All of Life is Sacred ”
April 10, 2016 – “The Practice Of Reflection ”
April 3, 2016 – “John 3:16; The Lord’s Supper – Elijah Blower ”
March 27, 2016 – “Experiencing the Resurrection. -Easter- ”
March 20, 2016 – “The Secret Life of Children -Palm Sunday_ ”
March 13, 2016 – “Growing in Faith”
March 6, 2016 – “Casting Your Lot”
February 28, 2016 – “How Positional Power Blinds Gratefulness”
February 14, 2016 – “Perfect Love casts Out Fear”
February 7, 2016 – “Freedom”
January 31, 2016 – “Our Struggle to be Free”
January 24, 2016 – “The ABCs of REBT – Elijah Blower ”
January 17, 2016 – “Lets Start The Process”
January 10, 2016 – “An Honest Assessment”

January 3, 2016 – “A Reflection of 2015″

Growing in Love

December 24, 2015 – “Advent : Christmas Eve 2015″
December 20, 2015 – “Advent Series: Still Waiting For God to Fix Us”
December 13, 2015 – “Advent Series: The Opportunities That Surround Christmas.”
December 6, 2015 – “Advent Series: The Wonder of Christ’s Birth”
November 29, 2015 – “Advent Series: What Are We Waiting For?”
November 22, 2015 – “The Healing Grace of Gratitude Part 2″ “We’re So Thankful” by Elijah Blower
November 15, 2015 – “The Healing Grace of Gratitude” “You Were There” by Elijah Blower
November 8, 2015 – “Strange Fruit ” - Mature Listening Advised –
November 1, 2015 – “Spiritual Healing in Our Current Reality”
October 25, 2015 – “Fresh Oil”
October 18, 2015 – “The Work of the Ministry; Prayer”
October 11, 2015 – “What is the Work of the Ministry”
October 4, 2015 – “Inside Out”
September 27, 2015 – “Consequences – Elijah Blower ”
September 20, 2015 – “The Need for Diversity in the Church”
September 13, 2015 – “Will the Real You Please Stand Up”
September 6, 2015 – “Many Roles, Same Purpose”
August 30, 2015 – “The Lord’s Supper: A Symbol of Restoration”
August 23, 2015 – “How the Spirit Discerns Us”
August 16, 2015 – “The Work of the Spirit”
August 9, 2015 – “The Future of Our Church – Sherie Blower, Betsy Borling and Chris Batman; ”
August 2, 2015 – “The Work of Transformation”
July 26, 2015 – “Tim Hagerty”
July 19, 2015 – “How The Gospel Transforms Us”
July 7, 2015 – “The Price For Our Freedom”
June 28, 2015 – “The Open Doors”
June 21, 2015 – “How Dads Help The Journey”
June 14, 2015 – “Don’t Let Your Dreams Die.”
June 7, 2015 – “Gaining Authenticity.”
May 31, 2015 – “The Journey is Too Hard to Be Alone.”
May 17, 2015 – “What Has God Equipped Us With?”
May 10, 2015 – “Mothers Day”
May 3, 2015 – “There and Back Again; A Christians Tale. “- Elijah Blower .”
April 26, 2015 – “The Vine or the Brush Pile…Which do you Choose? – Tim Hagerty .”
April 19, 2015 – “Always Being Sent.”
April 12, 2015 – “Where Do We Go From Here?”
April 5, 2015 – “Easter Sunday”
March 29, 2015 – “Flimsy Triumphs”
March 22, 2015 – “When Your Gesthemane Comes!”
March 15, 2015 – “Suffering as a Catalyst”
March 8, 2015 – “Entering Broken Worlds”
March 1, 2015 – “Why Would We Choose To Suffer”
February 15, 2015 – “Against All Odds: Rekindling Hope Through Love”
February 8, 2015 – “The Connection Between Faith and Love ”
February 1, 2015 – “The Storms That Threaten Our Security ”
January 25, 2015 – “Three Beliefs That Impede our Fruitfulness ”
January 11, 2015 – “Three Experiences That Make You Who you Are.”
January 4, 2015 – “Preparation for the Journey”

Special Messages From Our Church Friends

February 22, 2015 -Special- “Do You See and Can You Hear?” (Growing in Love Series ) – Tim Hagerty
January 18, 2015 -Special- “Dan’s Message – Dan Smith”
December 24, 2014 – “2014 – Christmas Eve – Readings – Merry Christmas!!”

Jesus: The Symbol of Our Calling

December 28, 2014 – “Troubled Minds”
December 14, 2014 – “Amnesiacs; Finding Their Way Home”
December 7, 2014 – “How We Lost Our Way”

Light is Sown for the Day of Darkness

November 30, 2014 – “Eyes That See”
November 23, 2014 – “What Can We Hope For?”
November 16, 2014 – “Gratefulness Sustaining Through Abiding in God”
November 9, 2014 – “The Practice of Gratitude: Saying Thank You”
November 2, 2014 – “Gratefulness: Symbols and Meanings”
October 26, 2014 – “Gratefulness”

Being Transformed by the Sermon on the Mount

October 19, 2014 – “The Cost Of Integrity”
October 12, 2014 – “Finding Peace in Our Storm”
October 5, 2014 – “Purifying Our Hearts ”
September 28, 2014 – “Mercy: The Antidote for Evil”
September 21, 2014 – “How We Bring Our Best” – Elijah Blower
September 14, 2014 – “Justice: A Moving Target”
September 7, 2014 – “Possess You Own Soul”
August 31, 2014 – “Blessed Are Those That Morn”
August 24, 2014 – “Transformed Through Humility”
August 17, 2014 – “Being Transformed”

Disappointed in Christ

August 10, 2014 – “Open Our Eyes”
August 3, 2014 – “Quite Life”
July 27, 2014 – “God is Able”
July 20, 2014 – “Seeing Our Lives Through God’s Eyes” -Church On The Lawn Special-
July 13, 2014 – “Leaning Into Your Disappointment”
July 6, 2014 – “Not Recorded”
June 29, 2014 – “Who Controls Your Story?”
June 22, 2014 – “Managing Expectations”

June 15, 2014 – “A Fathers Day Message”

June 8, 2014 – “Guyana Mission” – Rev. John O’Connor

40 Days With God

June 1, 2014 – “Building Community In an Isolated World”

May 25, 2014 – “Helping the Needy” – Memorial Day

May 18, 2014 – “What Our Fear Will Teach Us” – Not Recorded

May 11, 2014 – SPECIAL – Mothers Day 2014 – “Being a Mother”

May 4, 2014 – “Offering Hope to the Disillusioned” – Elijah Blower

March 27, 2014 – “You’re Not Alone”

Easter

April 20, 2014 – “Live Well Today Because Tomorrow Matters”- Easter Sunday

April 13, 2014 – “Great Expectations”- Palm Sunday

Five Messages That Took Jesus To The Cross

April 6, 2014 – “Finding God. – Elijah Blower”

March 23, 2014 – “Freedom Thru Honesty.”

March 16, 2014 – “Power Through Humility.”

March 9, 2014 – “Strength Through Weakness.”

Walking With God Without Becoming Crazy

March 2, 2014 – “Name Your Demons.”

Feburary 23, 2014 – “Testimonies – Pastor Is Off This Week.”

Feburary 16, 2014 – “How God is Personified in Your Life.”

Feburary 9, 2014 – “How Do You Imagine God?”

The Freedom Series

Feburary 2, 2014 – “Healing the Bruised”

January 26, 2014 – “Bring Your Thoughts into Captivity”

January 19, 2014 – “What is Blinding You?”

January 12, 2014 – “What is Breaking Your Heart?”

January 5, 2014 – “Freedom From Poverty”

Finding Salvation in the Christmas Story

December 22, 2013 – “It’s Worst Then We Thought”

December 8, 2013 – “Someone Must Go”

December 1, 2013 – “Something is Wrong”

Getting Ready For the Holidays

November 24, 2013 – “Finding Beauty in the Common”

November 17, 2013 – “Hospitality/The Key to Overcoming Loneliness”

November 10, 2013 – “The Art of Appreciation”

Finding Your Place

November 3, 2013 – “Responding to Our Circumstance”

October 27, 2013 – “Recalibrating Our Moral Compass”

October 20, 2013 – “What is Worth Our Suffering?”

October 13, 2013 – “Anointed, Not Appointed”

October 10, 2013 – “The Fire of Family Disfunction”

September 29, 2013 – “Home Alone”

September 22, 2013 – “In the World You Will Have Tribulation”

September 15, 2013 – “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow – 10 Year Anniversary”

September 8, 2013 – “Introduction: How Relationship Styles Begin”

The Language of Love

September 1, 2013 – “Life After Death”

August 25, 2013 – “Moderated Discussion Groups – No Recording Today”

August 18, 2013 – “Knowing How to Say Goodbye”

August 11, 2013 – “Baptism: An Immersion Experience”

August 4, 2013 – “Change is Certain”

July 28, 2013 – “Christ in the Crucible”

July 21, 2013 – “A Rose by any Other Name”

July 14, 2013 – “Living a Sacred Life”

July 7, 2013 – “Crossing the Street”

June 30, 2013 – “The Grain of the Universe”

June 23, 2013 – “Clearing the Way”

June 16, 2013 – Fathers Day Comments – “The Curse of Emotional Neglect”

June 9, 2013 – “Love of Enemy”

June 2, 2013 – “For Whom or What are You Suffering?”

May 26, 2013 – “When We Are Found Out – Not Recorded”

May 19, 2013 – “An Odd Language”

The Great Adventure

May 12, 2013 – “The Motherhood of God”

May 5, 2013 – “Redemption Begins at Home”

April 28, 2013 – “The Common Good”

April 21, 2013 – “Too Good To Be True”

April 14, 2013 – “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner”

April 7, 2013 – “The Great Adventure – Elijah Blower”

March 31, 2013 – “Three Human Qualities Restored in the Resurrection”

March 31, 2013 – “Did Someone Call My Name? – Rev. Michael Teston (9am)”

What Must We Sacrifice to Be the Church?

March 24, 2013 – “A Rejected Hero”

March 18, 2013 – “Surrendering Civilities: Interview”

March 17, 2013 – “Surrendering Civilities”

March 11, 2013 – “Interview: Sacrificing Our Political Affiliations”

March 10, 2013 – “Sacrificing Our Political Affiliations”

March 3, 2013 – “The Sacrifice of Certainty”

February 24, 2013 – “The Sacrifice of Religion”

February 17, 2013 – “The Sacrifice of Differentiation”

What Can We Know About Jesus?

February 10, 2013 – “Religion and Exploitation:”

February 3, 2013 – “The Micro-Ministry of Christ”

January 27, 2013 – “How Jesus Viewed Sin, The Law and Human Worth”

January 20, 2013 – “How Jesus Proves Identity”

January 13, 2013 – “Jesus and the Good Life”

January 6, 2013 – “A Conversation with Nicodemus”

Christmas Through the Eyes of Mary

December 30, 2012 – “Ominous Prophecy”

December 24, 2012 – “Delivering Peace on Earth”

December 23, 2012 – “Children’s Program – No Message Today”

December 16, 2012 – “Unlikely Heroes”

December 9, 2012 – “What Every Dream Needs”

December 2, 2012 – “The Power of Story”

Blessing Our World

November 25, 2012 – “You Can Not Give What You Do Not Possess”

November 18, 2012 – “Empowering Those in Need”

November 11, 2012 – “Perceiving the Needy”

November 04, 2012 – “How To Help the Impoverished”

Spiritual Practices that Feed the Soul

October 28, 2012 – “Hospitality”

October 21, 2012 – “Fasting”

October 14, 2012 – “Gratitude”

October 7, 2012 – “Sacred Memories”

Managing Our Resources

September 30, 2012 – “The Cost of Our Treasures”

September 23, 2012 – “Talents as a Resource”

September 16, 2012 – “Time as a Resource”

Calendar Kickoff Sunday

September 9, 2012 – “Calendar Kickoff Sunday”

The Summer of Love; Love, As a Way to Live

September 2, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 8); Blessed are the Persecuted”

August 26, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 7); Blessed are the Peacemakers”

August 19, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 6); Blessed are the Pure in Heart”

August 12, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 5); Mercy: A Way of Addressing Evil”

August 5, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 4); Loving the Good”

July 29, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 3); Blessed are the Meek”

July 22, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 2); Blessed Are Those That Morn”

July 15, 2012 – “Love and the Beatitudes (Week 1)”

July 8, 2012 – “Love and the Arts”

July 1, 2012 – “Love and Sacrifice”

June 24, 2012 – “Love and Anxiety”

June 10, 2012 – “Love and Anger.”

June 17, 2012 – “Fathers Day”

June 10, 2012 – “Love and Anger.”

June 3, 2012 – “Love and Loneliness.”

May 27, 2012 – “Love and Country.”

May 20, 2012 – “Love and the Storms of Life.”

May 13, 2012 – “Happy Mothers Day!”

The Stories That Influenced the Life of Christ: The Stories Jesus Grew Up With

May 6, 2012 – “Through Responsibility to Others”

April 29, 2012 – “Through Responsibility: Almost a Whole Person”

April 22, 2012 – “Through Responsibility: Letting God Love Us”

April 15, 2012 – “Reconciling with your neighbor”

April 8, 2012 – “Reconciling Yourself to the Promise of God (Easter Sunday)”

April 1, 2012 – “A Model for Reconciliation (Palm Sunday)”

March 25, 2012 – “Through Redemption in the Gospel”

March 18, 2012 – “Through Redemption in the Scriptures”

March 11, 2012 – “Through Redemption”

March 4, 2012 – “Through His Temptations”

February 26, 2012 – “Introduction”

Experiencing Spirituality: The Ways We Sense the Presence of God

February 19, 2012 – “Through Acceptance”

February 12, 2012 – “Through Forgiveness”

February 5, 2012 – “Through Tolerance”

January 29, 2012 – “Through Humility”

January 22, 2012 – “Through Gratitude”

January 15, 2012 – “Through Release”

January 8, 2012 – “Introduction”

Happy New Year – 2012

January 1, 2012 – “New Years Resolutions”

Coming Home For Christmas.

December 18, 2011 – “Our Gift for Christmas, The Peace Child”

December 11, 2011 – “Come Get Your Present”

December 4, 2011 – “Overcoming Holiday Awkwardness”

November 27, 2011 – “Finding a Home in God”

On Becoming Christan.

November 20, 2011 – “The Christian Practice of Giving Thanks”

November 13, 2011 – “The Spiritual Practice of Fasting”

November 6, 2011 – “The Spiritual Practice of Remembering”

October 30, 2011 – “Affirming Idenity”

October 23, 2011 – “Centering Prayer”

October 16, 2011 – “What’s So Important About God”

October 9, 2011 – “Retooling Our Vision of God”

October 2, 2011 – “Can The Bible Help Us”

September 25, 2011 – “Differing Perpectives”

September 18, 2011 – “Knowing and Believing”

September 11, 2011 – “Week 1″

The American Dream.

September 4, 2011 – “What is Possible?”

The Parables of Christ: Timeless Truths for Contemporary Lives.

August 28, 2011 – “How to Care When You Don’t”

August 21, 2011 – “The Responsible Use of Human Gifts”

August 14, 2011 – “No Time For Pleasure”

August 7, 2011 – “What About Hell?”

July 24, 2011 – “Baptism: An Ancient Rite with Contemporary Significance”

July 17, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – The Parable of the Great Physician: Soul Sick

July 10, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – The Parable of the Good Shepherd (Church on the Lawn)

July 3, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – Who Is My Neighbor?

June 26, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – The Vine and the Branches: What Sustains You?

June 19, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – The Prodigal Son: “So Easily Lost”

June 12, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – Sower of the Seed (Church on the Lawn – no recording)

June 5, 2011 – “The Parables of Christ: ” – Our Great Sin

Running Your Race

May 29, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – What Can We Expect from God?

May 22, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – You Thought this was Easy?

May 15, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – Job 1: Be the Church

May 8, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – A Legacy of Faith

May 1, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – Building a Foundation of Trust

April 24, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – The Power of Belief

April 17, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – So Many Distractions

April 10, 2011 – “Running Your Race” – Week 1

The Language of Our Faith

March 13, 2011 – “The Language of Our Faith” – What Does It Mean?

March 20, 2011 – “The Language of Our Faith” – “Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done”

March 27, 2011 – “The Language of Our Faith” – The Ethics of Worship

April 3, 2011 – “The Language of Our Faith” – A New Metric For Living

Building a Good Life

January 2, 2011 – Remembering 2010

January 9, 2011- “Building a Good Life” – What Constitutes a Good Life?

January 16, 2011- “Building a Good Life” – Best Practices for a Good Life

January 23, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -What Should I Do?

January 30, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -Temperance: The Route to Freedom

February 6, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -Fortitude: Obtaining the Prize

February 13, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -Justice

February 20, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -Faith

February 27, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -Hope

March 6, 2011- “Building a Good Life” -You Can’t Give What You Don’t Have