Tag: Pastor Laurie Sermon

PRIDE and Music Appreciation Sunday Worship – June 12, 2022

One of our foundational justice commitments on which Gables UCC stands is that we are an Open and Affirming Church. This means we welcome into the full life and ministry of our congregation folks of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. Today, as part of PRIDE month, we will celebrate our commitment to proclaiming God’s grace, dignity, and…

Worship – May 29, 2022

We gather in the beauty of our historic sanctuary and online to be engaged in meaningful worship, which feeds our spiritual hunger. Join us for beautiful music, challenging and inspiring messages, and liturgy that offers a renewal of mind and spirit. Sign in on here to let us know that you are with us. Follow along with the worship bulletin…

Recovery Sunday Worship – May 15, 2022

Healing was a central part of Jesus’ earthly ministry. His gift of restoring human beings to full participation in their communities and delivering them from pain and illness is a hallmark of the great prophetic dream called the Reign of God. It is where no one goes hungry, the ill and grieving are healed, and those in various kinds of…

Worship – May 8, 2022

We gather in the beauty of our historic sanctuary and online to be engaged in meaningful worship, which feeds our spiritual hunger. Join us for beautiful music, challenging and inspiring messages, and liturgy that offers a renewal of mind and spirit. Sign in here to let us know that you are with us. Follow along with the worship bulletin here.

The Gospel According to Fleetwood Mac Worship – April 24, 2022

Be with us for a unique celebration of resurrection joy using the music of Fleetwood Mac. Described as an eclectic, magical, diverse, and even foundational band, Fleetwood Mac’s music bends genres and feelings together to create a work of art that can be applied to any situation. “Don’t Stop” works for a presidential campaign, while “Landslide” helps you move on…

Palm Sunday Worship – April 10, 2022

Shortly before his trial and crucifixion, Jesus triumphantly enters Jerusalem to shouts of “Hosanna!” In humility he rides on a donkey, a Jewish symbol of peace and gentleness, a very different symbol from the horse dressed with all the battle finery of the Empire on which Pilate rode into the city that same day. People on that ancient day chose…

Fourth Sunday of Lent Worship – March 27, 2022

God is often at work through the ordinary: ordinary people, ordinary objects, ordinary grace. Through the ordinary, God communicates love, forgiveness, hope, revelation, and reconciliation. It is often through the mundane that we hear God’s quiet voice. During this season of Lent, we will focus on ordinary objects that Jesus would have encountered on his way to Jerusalem: dust, bread,…

Third Sunday of Lent – March 20, 2022

God is often at work through the ordinary: ordinary people, ordinary objects, ordinary grace. Through the ordinary, God communicates love, forgiveness, hope, revelation, and reconciliation. It is often through the mundane that we hear God’s quiet voice. During this season of Lent, we will focus on ordinary objects that Jesus would have encountered on his way to Jerusalem: dust, bread,…