MESSAGES & PRAYERS
Each Sunday we combine a moving message, quotes, readings, scriptures and prayer that are relevant to our modern day world… to your world.
May 6, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Resilience”
Why do some people overcome their obstacles and some struggle to do so? Is resilience something we can learn, or is it inherited? Join us as we learn more about resilience.
April 29, 2018 – Mark Miller – “The Ripple Effect”
“Just as ripples spread out when a single pebble is dropped into water, the actions of individuals can have far-reaching effects.” – His Holiness the Dalai Lama –
April 22, 2018 – Susan Burton & Carole Harris – “Take a Chance”
“In the end, we only regret the chances we didn’t take.” Anonymous
April 15, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Let Me Help You”
We live in a big world filled with many people who need help. How might we all become better at volunteering our time, skills and energy to help those who need us? This Sunday we celebrated National Volunteer Week — and enjoyed a piece of cake! (following the service)
April 8, 2018 – Shawn Neal – “Everyday Mindfulness”
The seemingly simple act of mindfulness has a variety of proven benefits including reducing stress, promoting happiness, and creating overall positive health benefits. This Sunday we explored this connection and find ways to bring everyday mindfulness into our lives.
April 1, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Be Healed”
Easter Sunday as examined how an Easter experience of rebirth and healing is possible for each of us.
March 25, 2018 – Matthew Vire – “Open the Heart and the Mind Follows”
We may be stubborn and closed-minded, but when we open our hearts, we open our minds, and miraculous transformations can occur.
March 18, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Power Struggle”
We all struggle with the shifting balance of power in our relationships and in our world. Let’s examine how we might more successfully manage power struggles.
March 11, 2018 – Clete and Carolyn Ladd – “A House Divided or United?”
Meet Clete and Carolyn Ladd. His faith is Islam. Her faith is Pentecostal Christian.As a married couple, is their house divided by differing faith journeys? Or is theirs a house united? Join us on Sunday, March 11 to find out.
March 4, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Humble Pie”
We have all experienced humbling moments. Instead of being embarrassed into humility, what would it take for us to choose to be humble and kind?
February 25, 2018 – Bettye Ellison – “Love Actually – Imperfect Love”
In the real world, love is not always perfect. Love doesn’t always come the way we want it. How do we seek love despite the imperfections of ourselves and others?
February 18, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Love Actually – Agape Love”
Agape love is the feeling and expression of unconditional, unlimited love for every human being with no exception. Join us as we examine the possibilities created by AGAPE LOVE from the perspective of several world religions.
February 4, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Love Actually – BeLove(d)”
February — the month of love. Love permeates our culture, yet we often struggle with our love relationships. Could it be that we aren’t speaking the correct language? Perhaps we don’t know the languages of love. This Sunday, we discussed the five languages of love.
January 28, 2018 – Robert Blake – “Courage to Be…”
The traditional church often tells us what to think and believe. What if we were to be encouraged, and had the courage to come to our own personal conclusion about who and what God is?
January 21, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “Mission: Possible”
entry.point has undergone several changes in the past few years. What exactly is entry.point? What is our purpose as a faith community? Where are we going from here? This Sunday we found out the answers to those questions and more.
January 7, 2018 – Pastor Nancy Lafferty – “What’s My Part?” As individuals we often struggle to see where we fit in — be it family, work, church or other groups. Today we examine the value we each have as a part of our various groups.