Past Worship Services

Sunday Worship

Sunday, May 21, 2023
Seventh Sunday of Easter
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
Is This the Time?
Scripture: 
Acts 1:6–14
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Rev. Andi
"Is This the Time?"
Scripture: 
Acts 1:6-14
Music: 

Chancel Choir

Graduation Celebration
Chancel Choir Recognition

Sunday Worship

Sunday, May 14, 2023
Sixth Sunday of Easter
Mothers Day
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Rev. Chris Walters
In a Certain Place
Scripture: 
Psalm 85
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Rev. Chris Walters
In a Certain Place
Scripture: 
Psalm 85
Music: 

Chancel Choir
Chancel and Westminster Ringers

11:00am

Messy Church

Preacher: 
Pastor John

Get MessyJoin Pastor John this Sunday, May 14 at 11:00 a.m. for Messy Church! Offered every second Sunday of the month, Messy Church is for families with young children to provide a time to celebrate our children and let them be active, creative, and lively! See you in the Gym!

Sunday Worship

Sunday, May 7, 2023
Fifth Sunday of Easter
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Claude
10:00am

Chancel Choir Spring Cantata

Jubilate Deo
Music: 

Chancel Choir
Guest Orchestra

This morning's Sunday Worship will be a special performance of Jubilate Deo. Directed by Diane Hires, the choir will join with a 20-piece guest orchestra to present this illuminating work. Family and friends are welcome to join us for this musical offering sure to uplift our spirits!

Worship Service on YouTube

Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 30, 2023
Fourth Sunday of Easter
Confirmation Sunday
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
Do Everything With Love
Scripture: 
1 Corinthians 13:1–3
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
Do Everything With Love
Scripture: 
1 Corinthians 13:1–3
Music: 

Chancel Choir
Chapel Choir

Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 23, 2023
Third Sunday of Easter
10:00am

Spring Children's Cantata

The Agape League
Preacher: 
Pastor Andi Voinovich
Music: 

Cherub Choir
Chorister Choir
Connection Choir

Join us as our children's choirs come together to present their cantata, The Agape League during the 10:00 a.m. worship service. Presented by the Cherub, Chorister, and Connection Choirs, the story brings together the high-voltage zap, pow, and zowee fun of the superhero genre with the life-changing truth of God's word and the fruit of the spirit as taught in Galatians 5:22-23 - "But the fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self control..."

Worship Service on YouTube

Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 16, 2023
Second Sunday of Easter
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
10:00am

Worship Service

Music: 

Chancel Ringers
Westminster Ringers

Easter Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 9, 2023
Easter Sunday
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
Quaking into a New World
Scripture: 
Matthew 28:1–10
Music: 

Chapel Choir

10:00am

Easter Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Andi
Quaking into a New World
Scripture: 
Matthew 28:1–10
Music: 

Chancel Choir
Angel and Cherub Choirs
Brass Ensemble

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary, with music to celebrate Easter by the Chancel Choir and Brass Ensemble. All children from Kindergarten through 6th grade start in the Sanctuary for worship. After the Moment for Children, children may return to their families for worship or go with Pastor John to Sunday School. All 1st-3rd graders need to be signed-in on the sheets located just outside the sanctuary. Children may be picked up in rooms 212-218 following the service.

Good Friday Worship

Friday, April 7, 2023
7:30pm

Good Friday Tenebrae Service

Music: 

The Chancel Choir

During this solemn Tenebrae Service, the Chancel Choir sings reflective, somber anthems, the lights dim and candles are extinguished as the last words of Christ are read and His death is imminent. The service ends in silence and darkness.

Maundy Thursday Worship

Thursday, April 6, 2023
7:00pm

Maundy Thursday Service

At this Maundy Thursday service we commemorate the Last Supper when Jesus shared the Passover meal with his disciples on the night before he was crucified.

 

Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 2, 2023
Palm Sunday
8:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Claude
The Lord Needs You
Scripture: 
Matthew 21:1–11
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Claude
The Lord Needs You
Scripture: 
Matthew 21:1–11
Music: 

Chancel Choir
Zach Fitzgerald, trumpet

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