Church Math – 09/17/2017

“I create my own prison when I’m not willing to forgive someone else.”

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Read these instructions before use (part 2) – 09/10/2017

Excerpt:
“We are living in a time when many in our country are weeping and feeling threatened and vulnerable. And Paul calls us to weep with them and to associate with those in vulnerable positions. And he calls us to side with these.” – Pastor Kelly

Read these instructions before use (part 1) – 09/03/2017

Excerpt
“Before launching into the instructions about those outside the body, we should hear this in-between line…’ya’ll remember to pass the plate for your siblings.’ Remember to give to the saints.”

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Summer Lovin’: Ecstasy – 08/27/2017

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“Joy…doesn’t come and go with our moods. It doesn’t depend on our success. It isn’t reserved for the rich. It can’t be purchased or stored….”

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Summer Lovin’: Fertility 08/20/2017

In this second sermon in the series, Pastor Kelly talks about what it looks like to bear fruit, even as we pray, march and work for racial justice.

Summer Lovin’: Intimacy – 08/13/2017

Pastor Kelly planned this new three-week series (Summer Lovin’) based on Henri Nouwen’s book Lifesigns, prior to the unfolding events of nuclear threats and white supremacists, neonazis, and white nationalists gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia. This first sermon was on Intimacy, the first theme in Nouwen’s book.  As he denounced the horrific words and actions, Pastor Kelly […]

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Dancing Lessons – 07/16/2017

Based on Matthew 11:16-17; 25-30, Pastor Kelly believes we are all invited to dance together with all of God’s beloved creation.  

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God’s Undivided Heart 06/25/2017

Pastor Kelly delivered this very personal sermon on Seattle Pride Sunday. Based on the story of Hagar and Ishmael in Genesis 21:9-19 and Matthew 10:34-39. Genesis 21: 9-19 But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. So she said to Abraham, “Cast out this slave […]

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Wait for it… – 05/28/2017

Celebrating the Ascension of the Lord, Pastor Kelly shared this sermon based on Acts 1:1-11.

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Chicken Love – 05/14/2017

Pastor Kelly’s Mother’s Day sermon based on Luke 13:31-34…with a bit of banjo playing thrown in.

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