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Videos from Sunday worship, prayers, and reflections. 

Making Room for Mystery – Evolve Worship

Sunday, August 2, 2020

We all look for reasonable explanations for the things we experience in life; for proof to uphold our convictions. But, what about those things that seem unexplainable? What about the ways of God that are not our ways. Today in our celebration of the sacrament of Holy Communion, we are reminded of our need to make room for the Holy Mystery, so that we may make room for the unfathomable experience of God among us!

Time Tested Truth – Evolve Midweek Devotional

Thursday, July 30, 2020

No matter what the trial or what the test, through loving each other we shall overcome! Join Pastor Dave Scifres for this week’s Evolve Midweek Devotional.

Caught in the Net of God’s Love – Evolve Worship

Sunday, July 26, 2020

It is easy to allow negative thinking to take over our lives these days and draw us into a sometimes joyless existence. Our perceptions become our reality, and we seek comfort from things that will not sustain us. Today we will explore a perspective of the glory of the kingdom of God captured in Jesus’ parables of the kingdom that will remind us of the great positive and sustainable force of God’s love for us.

Waiting for the New School Year – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, July 23, 2020

As the new school year approaches, families wait to see what will actually happen during this unpredictable time. Psalm 33:20-22 reminds us that we can put our hope in the Lord as we wait.

The Journey of Discipleship – Evolve Worship

Sunday, July 19, 2020

Have you ever been on a journey? Maybe a road trip that you thought would never reach your destination? As Christians, we experience different twists and turns; starts and stops on our faith journey with Christ. The parable of the Good Samaritan shows us how to live a life full of compassion and love for God and for our neighbor. No matter what stage you are in your faith journey, God is leading each of us on the road to discipleship. And we welcome two young men today in Confirmation as they take a big step on their journey.

The Pastor’s Gone Plaid – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, July 16, 2020

It is easy to feel surrounded by evil these days. It is easy to depend on the flesh instead of relying on the Power of the Holy Spirit. We invite you to join us as we explore together how God’s gift of the Holy Spirit through our faith in Christ frees us from burden of the Old Testament law, and by this freedom redeems us from death, opening fully to us the flood gates of life eternal.

Opening the Floodgates of Life – Evolve Worship

Sunday, July 12, 2020

It is easy to feel surrounded by evil these days. It is easy to depend on the flesh instead of relying on the Power of the Holy Spirit. We invite you to join us as we explore together how God’s gift of the Holy Spirit through our faith in Christ frees us from burden of the Old Testament law, and by this freedom redeems us from death, opening fully to us the flood gates of life eternal.

Followers of Christ – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, July 9, 2020

As Disciples, understanding who Jesus is helps us daily live more fully into the image of Christ and take up our cross and follow Jesus.

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Giving Thanks for Freedom – Evolve Worship

Sunday, July 5, 2020

It is easy to feel trapped today. Trapped in our houses; trapped in the injustices and brokenness of our world; ultimately trapped in fear. But, this Sunday, July 5th we invite you to join us as we celebrate the independence of our nation, give thanks, and praise to God for the good news of God’s grace in Jesus Christ that overcomes our fears and sets us free.

For Just Such a Time – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, July 2, 2020

It is for just such times as these current days that the body of Christ, the church is called to stand up and raise our collective voices.

Trusting in the Lord’s Provision – Evolve Worship

Sunday, June 28, 2020

Life in our current circumstances can rob us of joy, and maybe even worse make us feel abandoned by God or others. Today, we celebrate and give thanks for the faithfulness of God’s love, forgiveness, acceptance, and provision for us, through the grace of Jesus Christ!

Sing a Song of Praise – Evolve Devotional

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

The book of Psalms is a place that we can find comfort in our Christian faith as we deal with our daily struggles. Psalm 89 describes the actions of the people of God praised God then and how we can praise God now.

Be Like Jesus – Evolve Worship

Sunday, June 21, 2020

Christian Discipleship involves hard realities that require hard decisions to be likes Jesus, yet it is in becoming dedicated disciples of Jesus that we find the peace we are searching for.

Rebuilding a Re-Emergence – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Like Nehemiah and his challenge to rebuild the holy city of Jerusalem, churches today are engaged in a similar rebuilding process as we re-emerge into in-person worship once more. As Bradley continues to prepare for this, hear some of Pastor Dave’s thoughts on our re-emergence.

Enduring with Hope – Evolve Worship

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Maybe, like many today, you’re feeling the pressure of chaos and confusion in your life. The good news is by God’s grace through our faith in Jesus, we may celebrate the endurance that produces character, and the character that produces the hope that does not disappoint us!

The Act of Prayer – Evolve Devotion

Thursday, June 11, 2020

When we invite the Holy Spirit to come into our lives, we will learn to seek God’s answers and experience the grace of God through the power of prayer. Bishop Trimble has called for an act of prayer starting now until the end of the year. As we commit to prayer we will begin to be aware of where God wants us to share the love of Christ to our community and world.

Who Matters – Evolve Worship

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Our confidence and assurance of salvation and security should mean that others are able to feel the same. The church can speak strongly and faithfully on the side of those who need to be heard.

Maintaining the Spirit – Evolve Devotional

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Even in this world of chaos and discord we a called to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

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