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Hope in God’s Character

Joel 2:12-13 https://www.facebook.com/UCCDelaware/videos/371614170577954 It’s hard to believe it’s already the first Sunday of Advent. It’s hard to believe what started in March is still going on. It’s hard to believe…

A New Heart

Jeremiah 31 https://www.facebook.com/UCCDelaware/videos/411468713369653 In 6th grade when we all started to play in the school band, I took it into my head to play the oboe. In hindsight, this was…

The Jonah Syndrome

Jonah 4 https://www.facebook.com/UCCDelaware/videos/813080712784512 Let me tell you a little story. And by little I do mean little. This is the shortest story book in the Old Testament. There are a…

Just Enough

1 Kings 17:1-17 https://www.facebook.com/UCCDelaware/videos/453763642256868 The focus of our worship this morning is our celebration of Communion. But before we get there I want you to hear a story that you…

Building a House for God

Guest preacher: Rev. Beth Long-Higgins 2 Samuel 7: 1-17 https://www.facebook.com/UCCDelaware/videos/371801273869817/

Yahweh Remembers You

1 Samuel 2:1-10 At the beginning of the pandemic, a lot of people were asking “Why?” Which is what humans always ask in the face of tragedy, even though we…

Quote of Exodus 32:1

The Golden Calf

Exodus 32:1-14 Sammy is going through the developmental phase where he learns about “permanence,” which is that something can still exist even if he can’t see it. He is discovering…

Out of Egypt

Exodus 12 & 13 We all have moments in our lives when everything changes. Something shifts, something significant, and we are never the same. These changes become part of who…

Roller Coasters and Divine Jujitsu

Exodus 37 – 50 / The Joseph Saga There are really only two types of people in the world: people who like roller coasters and people who don’t. Who likes…

God’s Promise to Abram and Sarai

Genesis 15 Genesis is a book of origin stories, especially the first 11 chapters. These are stories not primarily about HOW things happened in the past (although we read them…