Sermons by Rev. Lisa Kruse-Safford


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World Communion Sunday

World Communion Sunday

Speaker: | October 06, 2019

The world is divided. And people around the world are feeling that reality. The highest tensions exist between people with different political views. The second top tension is between rich and poor people, The third...


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Who We Are: Sent To Serve

Who We Are: Sent To Serve

Speaker: | September 29, 2019

The third part of our mission statement is: Sent to Serve. But do we all have the “Heart to Serve” The spiritual heart controls our actions and our actions determine our habits, which in turn...


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Who We Are: Devoted to Christ

Who We Are: Devoted to Christ

Speaker: | September 15, 2019

Today we begin a three-week journey in looking at our trinity of a mission statement: Devoted to Christ. Connected to Others. Sent to Serve. Today’s message is about being Devoted to Christ. To follow Jesus...


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Going All In

Going All In

Speaker: | September 08, 2019

In today’s Scripture, Jeremiah 32: 1-13, we find God again having Jeremiah do symbolic things through which He, God, spoke. In today’s passage, God is telling Jeremiah to do something that God has had him...


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Formed And Reformed

Formed And Reformed

Speaker: | September 01, 2019

Today’s message comes from Jeremiah 11: 1-11. God tells Jeremiah to go to the potter’s house to see how the potter works with the clay. God compares the clay to the people of Israel who...


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Staying Or Straying

Staying Or Straying

Speaker: | August 25, 2019

Last week we began a 4 – week series on some of the lessons in Jeremiah and we looked at God’s use of prophets to get a message  across. In Jeremiah, God’s message comes because...


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Appointed and Anointed

Appointed and Anointed

Speaker: | August 18, 2019

Just as gardens cannot be planted for fruitfulness if the weeds haven’t been uprooted – so too God’s kingdom cannot be built on foundations of selfishness, destruction, any kind of ism, hatred, jealousies, idolatry, Those...


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Persisting In Prayer

Persisting In Prayer

Speaker: | July 28, 2019

During Jesus’ time among us, the rabbis/teachers would instruct their disciples in the way of prayer. They would prescribe to their students’ particular times and prayers – as a path to faithfulness and thus righteousness....