Sermons

May 12, 2019
“The Marks of Mission”
Acts 13:1-13; 14:8-18
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

May 5, 2019
“An End…But Not Really!”
Acts 10:1-17 & 34-38
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 28, 2019
“The Great Commission”
Matthew 28: 16-20
Delivered by Ben Knarr

April 21, 2019
“The Relentless Reversal”
Matthew 28: 1-10
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 17, 2019
“Who is This?”
Matthew 21: 1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

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April 7, 2019
“So Who Do You See?”
Matthew 25: 31-46
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 31, 2019
“Wisdom for the Night”
Matthew 25: 1-13
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 17, 2019
“Kingdom Math”
Matthew 20:1-16
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

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March 10, 2019
“Mercy Matters”
Matthew 18:21-25
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 3, 2019
“Seeing Only Him”
Matthew 16:24- 17:8
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 24, 2019
“Nothing to Give?”
Matthew 14:13-21
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 17, 2019
“Weeds = Important Work Still to be Done!”
Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 10, 2019
Delivered by Pastor Bob Tenglin

February 3, 2019
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

January 27, 2019
“So Blessed?!? Yes!”
Matthew 5:1-16
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 20, 2019
“The Heart of the Matter”
Matthew 4:1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 13, 2019
Matthew 3:1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 6, 2019
“Your Gift to Open, Your Gift to Give”
Matthew 2:1-23
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 30, 2018
Luke 2:8-20
Delivered by Ben Bruckner

December 23, 2018
“Immanuel”
Matthew 1:18-25
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

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December 16, 2018
“The Servant Who Bears God’s Light”
Isaiah 42:1-9
Homily by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 9, 2018
“For Such A Time As This”
Esther 4:1-7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 2, 2018
“How to Hope”
The Book of Habakkuk
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

November 25, 2018
“What Words or Your Ways?”
Jeremiah 1 & 7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

November 18, 2018
“Giving Thanks Sunday
Giving Thanks Sunday was a series of Scripture readings, and the baptism of John Rolland Ezekiel James Bruckner. Please email or call the church directly if you would like a digital copy of the service recording. 

November 11, 2018
“What is Required”
Micah 6:1-8
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

November 4, 2018
“The Unnamed Heroes”
2 Kings 5:1-19
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 28, 2018
“To Begin – and end – Well”
1 Kings 3:1-15
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 21, 2018
“#SheToo”
2 Samuel 11 & 12
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 14, 2018
“Choose This Day”
Joshua 24:1-28
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 7, 2018
“So That Life Might Flourish”
Exodus 19:1-8a & 20:1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 30, 2018
“From Terror to Trust”
Exodus 14
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 23, 2018
“The Question We Should Ask”
Genesis 39:1-23
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 12, 2018
“Promise Personalized”
Genesis 12:1-9
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 9, 2018
“Grief and Promise”
Genesis 6-9
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 2, 2018
“Learning Contentment”
Philippians 4:10-23
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 26, 2018
“Admonitions and Assurance!”
Philippians 4:2-9
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 19, 2018
“Press On!”
Philippians 3:11-1:1
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 12, 2018
“Our Best and Only Hope”
Philippians 3:1-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

July 22, 2018
“Let Down Your Bucket Where You Are”
Delivered by Rev. Bob Tenglin

July 15, 2018
“Let’s Pretend”
Philippians 2:5-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

July 8, 2018
“To Live In A Manner Worthy of the Gospel”
Philippians 1:27-2:4
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

July 1, 2018
Worship Service at Lake Geneva, WI

June 24, 2018
“UNITE: Fighting Against Favoritism”
James 2:1-13
Delivered by Desiree Robertson

June 17, 2018
“Better Off Dead?!”
Philippians 1:18a-26
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

June 10, 2018
“Can You Believe It?!”
Philippians 1:12-18a
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

June 3, 2018
“A Pastor’s Heart”
Philippians 1:1-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore
Not available due to technical difficulties

May 27, 2018
“Answering God’s Call”
Jonah 1
Delivered by Benjamin Knarr, Senior at Moody Bible Institute

May 20, 2018
Confirmation + Pentecost Sunday
“Wonder and Praise”
Psalm 104:24-34
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

May 13, 2018
Ascension Sunday
“The Lord’s”
Ephesians 4:14-21
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

May 6, 2018
“When Criticism Cripples”
Numbers 12
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 29, 2018
“A Panoramic Vision”
Acts 6:1-7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 22, 2018
“Where God Dwells”
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

April 15, 2018
“Living As Easter People: Breaking Down Barriers”
John 4:1-29
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 8, 2018
“Unite! Living As Easter People”
John 17:20-26
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 1, 2018
Easter Sunday
Homily
Mark 16:1-8
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 25, 2018
Palm Sunday
“This Is Because of That”
Revelation 21 and 22
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 18, 2018
“Do We Have to Do Revelation 20?”
Revelation 20:1-15
Delivered by Dr. Klyne Snodgrass

March 11, 2018
“And Judgment Comes”
Revelation 17-19
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 4, 2018
Revelation 12:1-16, 21
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

February 25, 2018
“Kept in Fearful Times”
Revelation 6-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 18, 2018
“Billions and Billions”
Revelation 4 and 5
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

February 11, 2018
“Letters for Us All”
Revelation 2:1-3; 22
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 4, 2018
“The Revelation of Jesus Christ”
Revelation 1:1-20
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 28, 2018
“Reading Revelation Responsibly”
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore and Dr. Klyne Snodgrass

January 21, 2018
1 Corinthians 7:29-31
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

January 14, 2018
John 1:43-51
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 7, 2018
“Christ’s Baptism…and Ours”
Mark 1:4-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 31, 2017
“Living as Kingdom’s Kids”
Galatians 4:4-7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 24, 2017 (Morning Worship)
“The Peace Christ Brings”
Isaiah 9:2-7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 17, 2017
“The Promise of Christ”
Luke 1:46b-55
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

Sermon unavailable due to technical difficulties.

December 10, 2017
“Christ Power for Us”
Isaiah 40:1-11
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

December 3, 2017
“Christ Present to Us”
Isaiah 64:1-9
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

November 26, 2017
“Listen to the Story”
Acts 8:26-40
Delivered by Reverend Danny Martinez, Central Conference Superintendent

Sermon unavailable due to technical difficulties.

November 19, 2017
Giving Thanks Sunday

Sharing testimonies on this day – no sermon.

November 12, 2017
“Let’s B.L.E.S.S. Our World…Serve With Love”
Mark 7:31-36
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

November 5, 2017
“Let’s B.L.E.S.S. Our World…Eat Together”
Matthew 9:9-13
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 29, 2017
“Let’s B.L.E.S.S. Our World…Listening With Care”
Luke 18:35-43
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 22, 2017
“Let’s B.L.E.S.S. Our World…Beginning With Prayer”
Luke 6:12-16
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

Sermon unavailable due to technical difficulties

October 15, 2017
“TJM”
John 4:1-43
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

October 8, 2017
“Peace in the Midst of Chaos”
John 14:27
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

October 1, 2017
“Our Pro-Life God”
Ezekiel 18:1-4; 25-32
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 24, 2017
“What Do You Have in Your House?”
2 Kings 4:1-7
Delivered by Pastor David Husby

September 17, 2017
“Faults Are Thin Where Love Is Thick”
Romans 14:1-12
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 10, 2017
“What Keeps You Awake at Night?”
Psalm 149:1-5
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

September 3, 2017
“Mustard Seed Motivation”
Matthew 13:31-35
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 27, 2017
“When We Listen”
Matthew 13:1-23
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 20, 2017
Kenneth Kling’s Memorial Service – Homily
“Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant”

Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

August 20, 2017
“Addressing Doubt”
Habakkuk 1:12 – 2:1
Delivered by Ben Knarr

August 13, 2017
“When You Think of Weeds”
Matthew 13:24-30; 36-43
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore


August 6, 2017

No sermon this week, as we had our VBS celebration and testimonies.

July 30, 2017
“Come and See – And Stay!”
John 1:29-51
Delivered by Dr. Klyne Snodgrass

July 23, 2017
“Fairness – Patience – Prayer”
James 5:1-20
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

July 16, 2017
“Get Serious!”
James 4:1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

This sermon is unavailable due to technical difficulties

July 9, 2017
“Words Matter”
James 3:1-18
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

July 2, 2017
“The Works of Faith”
James 2:14-26
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

June 25, 2017 
“The Test of Partiality”
James 2:1-13
Delivered by Ben Knarr

June 18, 2017
This sermon is unavailable due to technical difficulties

June 11, 2017 
“Pure Joy Requires Divine Perspective”
James 1:1-18
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

May 28, 2017 
“Participants in a Compelling Mission, Part II”
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

May 21, 2017 –  Confirmation Sunday
“Participants in a Compelling Mission, Part I”
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

May 14, 2017
“Creating a Loving Community, Part II: Moved by Compassion”
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

May 7, 2017
“Creating a Loving Community, Part I”
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 30, 2017
“Encountering a Living God, Part II”
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 23, 2017
“Encountering a Living God, Part I”
Luke 13:6-9
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

April 16, 2017 – Easter Sunday
“Raised and Reoriented”
Colossians 3:1-4
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 9, 2017 – Palm Sunday
“Sovereign – Son – Servants!”
Isaiah 50:4-9a
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

April 2, 2017
“Take the Long View”
2 Kings 24 & 25
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 26, 2017
“Never Alone”
2 Kings 2:1-18
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 19, 2017
“Belief from Brokenness”
Lessons From the Life of King Solomon
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

March 12, 2017
“God Is Not Safe!”
2 Samuel 6:1-15
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

March 5, 2017
“Waiting on God”
1 Samuel 24 and 26
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 26, 2017
“Lessons from the Life of King Saul”
1 Samuel 13-15
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 19, 2017
“In the Days of the Judges”
Judges 4:1-7
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

February 12, 2017
“Be Strong and Courageous”
Joshua 5:13 – 6:27
Delivered by Pastor Jill Lind

February 5, 2017
“Salt? Light?”
Matthew 5:13-20
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 29, 2017
Testimonies from the congregation. No sermon posted this week.

January 22, 2017
“Comparisons Prohibited!”
Galatians 5:22-26
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 15, 2017
“A Light to the Nations”
Matthew 5:43-48, John 13:34-35
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

January 8, 2017
“What Happens When We Pray?”
Acts 12:1-17
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore

New Year’s Day – January 1, 2017
“God’s Kingdom Come Is Coming: Share the News!”
Isaiah 63: 7–9
Delivered by Pastor Greg Mesimore