Service for 10/15/2023

Greenup & Cottonwood United Methodist Churches

Rev. Cameron D St.Michael – October 15, 2023

Theology Thoughts: Negotiating Texts

20th Sunday after Pentecost

Reading: Acts 15:1-21; Matthew 5:38-42.

Reflection: Psalm 40.

Today’s full service can be viewed on YouTube here or below.

Today’s full service text can be viewed, downloaded, or printed here.

Included in the PDF is the text of today’s sermon, scripture readings, prayers, the prayer list, and all other service information.

Negotiating Texts

Theology Thoughts
Negotiating Texts
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We continue our series called “Theology Thoughts.” In it, we will be addressing various questions about our faith. Our next message is “Negotiating Texts.” Today we look at the way that we interpret the Bible and apply it to the way that we live our our faith.

Our scripture readings come from Acts 15:1-21 and Matthew 5:38-42.

Pursuit of Wisdom

Faith & Wisdom
Pursuit of Wisdom
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We finish our series called “Faith & Wisdom.” In it, we will be reading from Proverbs as we explore the connection between faith & wisdom. Our final message is “Pursuit of Wisdom.” Today we look at how our love of God and neighbor influences the way we interpret the Bible as we pursue wisdom.

Our scripture readings come from Proverbs 4:1-9; James 3:13-18; and Mark 12:28-34.

Service for 2/26/2023

GreenupCottonwood, & Lerna United Methodist Churches

Rev. Cameron D St.Michael – February 26, 2023

Lenten Journey: To the Wilderness

1st Sunday in Lent

Reading: Matthew 3:13-4:17.

Reflection: Psalm 32.

Today’s full service can be viewed on YouTube here or below.

Today’s full service text can be viewed, downloaded, or printed here.

Included in the PDF is the text of today’s sermon, scripture readings, prayers, the prayer list, and all other service information.

To the Wilderness

Lenten Journey
To the Wilderness
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We begin our new series called “Lenten Journey.” In it, we will be traveling with Christ as part of our Lenten reflection. Our first message is “To the Wilderness.” Today we look at Christ being tempted in the wilderness and we reflect on the way that we quote the Bible.

Our scripture readings come from Matthew 3:13-4:17.

Service for 8/28/2022

Pondering Questions: Divine Inspiration?

GreenupCottonwood, & Lerna United Methodist Churches

Rev. Cameron D St.Michael – August 28, 2022

12th Sunday after Pentecost

Reading: 2 Timothy 3:14-17; Romans 16:1-16,21-23; Luke 1:1-4.

Reflection: Psalm 15.

Today’s full service can be viewed on YouTube here or below.

Today’s full service text can be viewed, downloaded, or printed here.

Included in the PDF is the text of today’s sermon, scripture readings, prayers, the prayer list, and all other service information.

Divine Inspiration?

Pondering Questions
Divine Inspiration?
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We continue our series called “Pondering Questions.” The series is based on questions that you send in! Our next message is “Divine Inspiration?” In it, we look at what it means to say that the Bible is divinely inspired and how we see the authors.

Our scripture readings come from 2 Timothy 3:14-17; Romans 16:1-16,21-23; Luke 1:1-4.

Service for 8/14/2022

Interpretation: Interpreting

GreenupCottonwood, & Lerna United Methodist Churches

Rev. Cameron D St.Michael – August 14, 2022

10th Sunday after Pentecost

Reading: Deuteronomy 6:4-9; Leviticus 19:17-18; Romans 13:8-10; Matthew 22:34-40.

Reflection: Psalm 51.

Today’s full service can be viewed on YouTube here or below.

Today’s full service text can be viewed, downloaded, or printed here.

Included in the PDF is the text of today’s sermon, scripture readings, prayers, the prayer list, and all other service information.

Interpreting

Interpretation
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We finish our series called “Interpretation.” The series looks at the way that we interpret and reinterpret Scripture. Our final message is “Interpreting.” We take a look at how we can interpret the Bible through a lens of love.

Our scripture readings come from Deuteronomy 6:4-9; Leviticus 19:17-18; Romans 13:8-10; Matthew 22:34-40.

Changing Your Mind

Parables of Jesus
Changing Your Mind
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We continue our series called “Parables of Jesus” and each week delivers a new parable to explore. Our next message looks at a parable about which son is doing the will of his father. “Changing Your Mind” looks at what is means to be willing to change our minds. What is the story God has placed in your heart?

Our scripture reading comes from Matthew 21:28-32 .

Next week we finish our series with Mark 7:14-23, in which we look at what comes from within us.