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Archive of Sunday Sermons

In addition to sermons by settled and interim ministers, the archive includes guest and lay-led services. In particular, it is our tradition that most summer services are organized by the Worship Associates with lay speakers, some of which are represented in the archive.

2018

Feb 18Living Things First by Rev. Sadie Lansdale, guest minister; with Mary Rooker, Worship Associate; and Special Music from a flute quartet.
We are a tradition of reinterpretation and change. How might we read sacred texts, our own hymns, and indeed our own habits through a lens of respect and reverence for life?
Feb 11Our Wholly Holy Family by Rev. Rachel Christensen; with Carla Miller, DMRE; Beth Charbonneau, Worship Associate; and the Choir
We have many families, and many forms of families in our Paint Branch Community. Today we celebrate Family, even though imperfect, as a unit of life and love and support.
Feb 4Generosity by Rev. Rachel Christensen; with Carla Miller, DMRE; Elizabeth Porter, Worship Associate; and the Choir
What does it mean to be generous? We have been taught, and we teach our children to be generous. How do we actually do that?
Jan 28Men and Paint Branch by Paint Branch Men`s Group; with William Snyder, Worship Associate; and Special Music
How do men come to join Paint Branch? Why are there twice as many women as men involved in Paint Branch groups and activities? What do men get out of sharing in the church community as well as in the men`s fellowship?
Jan 21Who Owns My Body? by The Reverend Rachel Christensen, Minister; with Carla Miller, DMRE; Paul Wester, Worship Associate; and the Choir
The anniversary of Roe v. Wade. What has this Supreme Court Decision meant to us as a culture, as a country?
Jan 14Promise and Practice: Martin Luther King`s Vision of Beloved Community by The Reverend Rachel Christensen, Minister; with Carla Miller, DMRE; Jeri Holloway, Worship Associate; and the Choir
A look at the promise of King`s words and vision, and how our practice has moved us closer to and been short of his vision.
Jan 7Our Promise of Community by The Reverend Rachel Christensen, Minister; with Carla Miller, DMRE; and Samantha Evans, Worship Associate
The way our world is speaking to each other is sure to deliver hurts and misunderstandings. How will we practice healthier ways to be in community?

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