Come to the Water!

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FPC Sermon March 19, 2017       John 4: 5-42 This past week, nearly 600 Presbyterians gathered in Kansas City for the national gathering of NEXT Church. NEXT church, as its mission statement notes, is “a network of leaders – church members, ruling elders, youth leaders, educators, pastors, seminarians and professors – across the Presbyterian Church (USA)… Read more »

Listening for the Good News

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FPC Sermon December 11, 2016                                            Matthew 11: 2-11 This morning we lit the candle for the third Sunday of Advent. This day of joy comes from the Catholic Church and is known as Gaudete Sunday.  Gaudete in Latin means “Rejoice.”  Gaudete is the first word of Philippians 4:4, which is on page 1830 in your… Read more »