Sermon Recordings

Most Recent Sermon

Reach Out To the World That Is To Come
Rev. Simon de Voil
7/25/21

Scripture:

John 1:1, interpreted by Alexander Shaia

Past Sermons

Thank You for the Music
Rev. Simon de Voil
7/18/21

Scripture:

Psalm 34, interpreted by Christine Robinson

Bending the Arc
Nat Smith
7/11/21

…And Freedom for All
Rev. Simon de Voil
7/4/21

The Midsummer Gift of Sunlight and Shadow
Rev. Simon de Voil
6/27/21
Scripture: Matthew 5:14-16

Constantly Transitioning
Blake Dremann
6/20/21

Saint Who?
Rev. Simon de Voil
6/13/21
Scripture: John 14:12-14

Queer Eye for God
Rev. Simon de Voil
6/6/21
Scripture: Galatians 3:28

The Contemplative Foundation of Nonviolence
Rev. Dr. Robert Ferrell
5/30/21
Scripture: John 17: 20-23

Pentecost 101
Rev. Simon de Voil
5/23/21
Scripture: Acts 2: 1-13

Canticle of the Sun
Rev. Simon de Voil
5/16/21

Scripture:

Psalm 90, interpreted by Christine Robinson

Mothering Sunday
Rev. Simon de Voil
5/9/21

Scripture:

John 15: 9-13

The Greening Force of Life
Rev. Simon de Voil
5/2/21

Scripture:

Psalm 104, interpreted by Christine Robinson

The Living Clay
Rev. Simon de Voil
4/25/21

Scripture:

Psalm 8, interpreted by Christine Robinson

The Heart of the Mindful Guest
Robin Little Wing Sigo
4/18/21

Scripture:

Psalm 104: 1a, 10-23

Islam, Ramadan, and Christ
Rev. Simon de Voil
4/11/21

Scripture:

Quran, Chapter 19

The Unstoppable Force of Love
Rev. Simon de Voil
4/4/21

Scripture:

Luke 24:13-35

Wisdom in the Crowd
Rev. Simon de Voil
3/28/21

Scripture:

Luke 19:32-36
Luke 23:13-25
Philippians 2:5-11

Brene Brown: Forgiveness requires something to die (video)
Julian of Norwich

Colonization of the Motherland
Nikki Akparewa, with Doug Daman
3/21/21

Video: “Decolonization Is for Everyone,” by Nikki Sanchez

Bringing God to the Table
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
3/14/21

Scripture:
Proverbs 31:8-9

Walk Your Talk – It’s Your Most Constant Prayer!
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
3/7/21

Scripture:

Matthew 6:5-15 (The Message version)
Psalm 34 – interpretation by Christine Robinson

Original Shame & Godde the Seamstress
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
2/28/21
Scripture: Genesis 3:21-22
Mark 10:17-18
Forget Chocolate: Lent is About Standing Closer to God
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
2/21/21
Scripture: Luke 4:1-13

The Greatness of the Black Church: What Can We Learn From It?
Nikki Akparewa
2/14/21
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:1-13

Compassion: The Gold That Fills the Cracks Where We Divide
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
2/7/21
Scripture: Psalm 147

Imbolc: The Quickening of the Year
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
1/31/21

We Are One Body: A People’s Inauguration
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
1/24/21

Listening for Yahweh in the Fire
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
1/17/21

Reordering the World
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
1/10/21
Scripture: Psalm 60

Featured videos were:

Valarie Kaur’s Prayer on 1/7/2021

The story of Peyo, a unique horse

Forget Resolutions – We Need Revelations
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
1/3/21
Scripture: Matthew 15

Don’t Waste Your Rain
Nikki Akparewa
12/27/20
Scripture: Isaiah 55: 9-11

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
12/24/20

The Darkest Evening of the Year
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
12/20/20

The Light of Joy in a Time of Great Darkness
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
12/13/20

Lighting the Candle of Peace in a World That is Not At Peace
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
12/6/20
Scripture: Psalm 85, Mark 1:8

Lighting the Candle of Hope
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
11/29/20

Honoring the Transgender Day of Remembrance
Rev. Simon Ruth de Voil
11/22/20

We the People
Nikki Akparewa
11/15/20
Scripture: Acts 2:42-47

Being Peace
Rev. Simon de Voil
11/8/20
Scripture: Psalm 60

All Saints Day
Rev. Simon de Voil
11/1/20

Walking in the Sun / Son
Nikki Akparewa
10/25/20
Scripture:
John 8:32, Isaiah 19:1-2

Saint Columba
Rev. Simon de Voil
10/18/20

Honoring Indigenous People’s Day
Rev. Simon de Voil
10/11/20

Here are two videos used during the service:

Ho’o pono pono, by Malia Morrow

Honor Native Land, by the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture

Why Everyone Loves St. Francis
Rev. Simon de Voil
10/4/20

Standing Naked Before Your God
Rev. Simon de Voil
9/27/20

Hanging in the Balance
Rev. Simon de Voil
9/20/20
Scripture: Gospel of Thomas, logion 22
Celtic Christianity 101
Rev. Simon de Voil
9/13/20

Introduction
Rev. Simon de Voil
9/6/20

Inch’ Allah
Rev. Erin Grayson
8/30/20
Scripture:
Romans 1: 1-17

Loosing the Bonds of Injustice
Rev. Erin Grayson
8/16/20
Scripture:
Micah 6: 1-8,
Isaiah 58 1-11,
Matthew 15: 1-15, 23-24

Be Like Mary
Rev. Erin Grayson
8/9/20
Scripture:
Matthew 26: 1-16

An Epic Exodus from Bondage to Freedom
Rev. Erin Grayson
8/2/20
Scripture:
Exodus 15:1-21
Luke 4:16-19

Mary Magdalene:
Apostle to the Apostles

Rev. Erin Grayson
7/26/20
Scripture:
Romans 16:1-16
John 20:1-11

Transcript:
A Way Out of No Way

Rev. Erin Grayson
7/19/20
Scripture:
Genesis 16

God as Woman
7/12/20
Readings

Maybe You Were Born for Such a Time As This (video)
Rev. Erin Grayson
7/5/20
Scripture:
Esther 4:12-17

Pride Sunday (video)
Rev. Erin Grayson
6/28/20
Scripture:
Luke 14:15-25

Video: Voices of Queer People of Color (partial recording)
Jane Dunkel, Sophie Morse, Kelly Raber, Laura Spray
6/14/20

Video: The In-Between Time of Holy Week
Rev. Erin Grayson
4/5/20
Scripture:
Portions of Matthew 21, 26, 27, 28

Video: Unbound and Free to Believe
Rev. Erin Grayson
3/29/20
Scripture:
Ezekiel 37: 1-14;
John 11: 1-45

Video: Building a Wall to Let the Light In
Rev. Erin Grayson
3/22/20
Scripture:
Psalm 23;
John 9: 1-41;
Ephesians 5: 8-14

Video: Changes
Rev. Erin Grayson
3/15/20
Scripture:
Exodus 33: 12-23;
Psalm 121

Telling the Truth
Rev. Erin Grayson
3/1/20
Scripture:
Genesis 2: 15-17;
Matthew 4: 1-11

Godly Encounters
Rev. Erin Grayson
2/23/20
Scripture:
Exodus 24:12-18;
Matthew 17:1-9

Everlasting Love
Rev. Erin Grayson
2/16/20
Scripture:
Deuteronomy 30:15-20;
Matthew 5:21-37;
1 Corinthians 13:1-16

Be Salty
Rev. Erin Grayson
2/9/20
Scripture: Matthew 5:13-20

Disciples: Agents for Social Change
Rev. Erin Grayson
1/26/20
Scripture: Matthew 4:12-23

Pointing the Way to God
Rev. Erin Grayson
1/19/20
Scripture: John 1:29-42

From the Beginning
Rev. Erin Grayson
1/12/20
Scripture: Matthew 3:13-17

No Perfection Necessary
Rev. Erin Grayson
1/5/20
Scripture: Isaiah 60:1-6, Matthew 2:1-12, John 1:1-18

Between and Betwixt: The Twelve Holy Days of Christmas
Rev. Simon Ruth deVoil
12/29/19
Scripture: John 1:1-5

Just Love
Rev. Erin Grayson
12/22/19
Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25, Luke 3:7-18

Looking for Joy?
Rev. Erin Grayson
12/15/19
Scripture: Isaiah 35:1-10, Matthew 11:2-11

Advent of the Peace Child: Bearing a Dream
Rev. Simon deVoil
12/8/19
Scripture: Luke 1:26-38

Keeping Watch
Rev. Erin Grayson
12/1/19
Scripture: Isaiah 2:1-5, Romans 13:11-14, Matthew 24:36-44

Get Up From the Table
Rev. Erin Grayson
11/24/19
Scripture: John 13:1-17

Where Is God in Illness and Suffering?
Cathy Cuenin
11/17/19
Scripture: Matthew 5:3, 16:25, Gospel of Thomas, Logion 42

Metaphors Be With You
Al Gunby
11/10/19

We Dedicate This Gift
11/3/19
Scripture: Ephesians 5:19

The “Hallowed” in Halloween
Matt Clifton and Megan Nightingale
10/27/19
Scripture: Psalm 23

Are You OK?
Frank Iuro
10/20/19
Scripture: Mark 4:3-10. 13-20, Matthew 22: 36-40

The Deep South
Suzanne Perry
10/13/19
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:20

What It’s All About
Rev. Richard Kroll
9/29/19
Scripture: The Biblical Story

Kaleidoscope of Time
Sally Nelson
9/29/19
Scripture: John 8:12, Psalm 18:28, Matthew 5:13-16

Welcome to the Big Top:
Life in a Three-Ring Circus

Barbara Balkus
9/22/19
Scripture: Deuteronomy 31:8, Psalm 112:7, Hebrews 11:1

Nourished and Nurtured By…?
with Pastor Mark Travis
9/15/19
Scripture: Mark 4:3-8, Mark 4:30-34

That You Love One Another
with Pastor Mark Travis
9/8/19
Scripture: John 13:34

Feeling Hopeless? Music, Media, Politics and Religion
with Doug Daman
9/1/19
Scripture: Exodus 34:21, Exodus 31:13, Ephesians 5:19

Who Am I?
with Michael Balkus
8/25/19

What a Covenant
(Outdoor Service)
8/18/19
Scripture: Genesis 9: 9-10

The Flame of God That Dwells
8/4/19
Scripture: John 7: 19-29

Along The Way
7/28/19
Scripture: Matthew 9: 35-38

Plumblines
7/14/19
Scripture: Psalm 25: 1-10

With All Humility and Gentleness
7/7/19
Scripture: Ephesians 4: 1-6, 11-16