Join Pastor Andy as he dives into Genesis 12, Abram (Abraham) being "blessed TO BE A BLESSING." This message will empower you and propel you to live for God's people in new and beautiful - and joyful! - ways. Genesis 12:1-9. God bless you...to be a blessing to others!
Pastor Andy's message today is entitled, "In Over Our Heads," and is based on Genesis 4:1-17; 6:5-8; 7:1-5; 8:1; and 9:7-17. Come along and hear the gospel in these stories of the fraught nature of the broken life with live. Come in faith and trust in God's redeeming love for you.
Pastor Kim tackles Gen. 3, the story of our human rebellion toward God. It is one of the hardest stories to hear because we must face our human dilemma and situation - we are sinners. We do not like admitting this. But, when we do, we trust God to redeem us. Listen for the gospel of Good News from God today in this podcast.
This week, Pastor Andy goes after John 1:1-17, as well as Chapter 3 in Brian McLaren's book, "We Make the Road by Walking." Come along to worship, listen, and be transformed by the Word of God, who is Jesus Christ the living Savior of us. God's love to you!
This week, Pastor Kim dives into Gen. 2, the second creation story in the Bible. Her sermon is entitled, "Being Human." This fall at St. John's, we are utilizing Brian McLaren's book, "We Make the Road by Walking," as our lectionary and jumping-off point for weekly sermons and messages. We encourage you to buy the book from your favorite bookseller and utilize it with us. Blessings!
Pastor Andy kicks off a new season using the book, "We Make the Road by Walking," by Brian McLaren, as our lectionary for the year. Get the book here in any format you'd like (https://smile.amazon.com/Make-Road-Walking-Reorientation-Activation/dp/1455514012/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=we+make+the+road+by+walking+brian+mclaren&qid=1631224180&s=books&sr=1-2). Today's message is entitled, "Awe and Wonder." It is based on the first creation story in Genesis 1:1 - 2:3. Join us to worship and praise the alive, good God of all creation!
A new chapter in Altar Echo has arrived, as Pastor Kim Kyllo joins the podcast. Welcome, Pastor Kim! Enjoy listening this week as Pastor Kim brings a powerful message of gospel to all of us. For all of you, let your light so shine before others, that they may see your good works and give glory to our Father in heaven.
Pastor Andy brings you the final sermon in the Embracing Revelation: Not Letting the Empire Strike Back" series, this time focused on Rev. 21:1-6 and Rev. 22:1-5. Read both full chapters, though, as you will be drawn into the most beautiful, inspiring promises of the Bible.
Also, Pastor Andy and Pastor Kim have begun a weekly "text study" podcast called "Altar Echo Text Study" that will air on Tuesdays each week. This is a 10-minute conversation, like pastors do each week, as they start to flesh out what good and new Word of truth they are hearing from God to us. Find it here and give it a follow, as well, so you can even prepare earlier in the week for the message that comes on Sundays. Find it here: https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-fifpa-10b942d?utm_campaign=w_share_ep&utm_medium=dlink&utm_source=w_share