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April 10, 2018

Post-Pentecost 2018 Worship Planning Series

The Season after Pentecost is not called ordinary time not because things become normal, much less average or blasé […]

Lent - Easter - Holy Week
January 28, 2015

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Weekly Lectionary Preaching Notes
March 2, 2016

Preaching Notes for the Fifth Sunday in Lent (March 13, 2016)

By The Rev. Dr. Dawn Chesser

Women’s lives mattered to our Lord Jesus Christ. They mattered so much that he was willing to put […]

January 9, 2015

Preaching Notes for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany (January 25, 2015)

By The Rev. Dr. Dawn Chesser

You are the alternative to a world that preaches that who you are, what you look like, what you own, […]

Weekly Lectionary Preaching Notes
September 25, 2015

Preaching Notes for Hebrews 5:1-10 (Sacrificial Meaning of Holy Communion)

By The Rev. Dr. Dawn Chesser

What can we do to deepen our understanding of the meaning of this Holy Meal for United Methodists?

June 25, 2015

Resources for Preaching About Charleston

By The Rev. Dr. Dawn Chesser

Many thoughtful blogs and articles have been written about last week’s massacre at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church […]

June 23, 2014

Our Membership Vows in The United Methodist Church

By Mark W. Stamm

Dr. Mark W. Stamm, Professor of Christian Worship at Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, Texas, has updated his pamphlet […]

Membership & Christian Initiation
October 22, 2014

Exploring Stewardship with the Saints: A Sermon Series

By Sarah McGiverin

How do you preach in a way that will encourage stewardship, perhaps even support a seasonal stewardship campaign, without driving […]

Worship & Prayer