(Don’t) Do It Yourself

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-7h38h-1187e17

Series: Temple–The Meeting of Heaven and Earth #2

16 January 2022

Exodus 25:1-22

Are bricks the almond milk of building materials? What created things are all good or all bad? What’s the difference between the Tower of Babel and the Tabernacle?

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Message in a Basket: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

God’s Back Porch

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-pug2t-117dfca

Series: Temple–The Meeting of Heaven and Earth #1

9 January 2022

Genesis 1:1-2:3

Along with learning some niche jargon (apophatic and cataphatic, anyone?) let’s talk about how and why God really created, and what the point of humans being made in God’s image is.

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Message in a Basket: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

A Great Light: Light for Revelation, Glory for God’s People

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-yrrkg-1171701

Luke 2:22-40

Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

A Great Light: Love-Shaped

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-tpdmj-1163306

1 John 4

Love is the power behind the universe. And love has a shape. It’s human.

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini-Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

A Great Light: Shepherding Joy

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-c4uiq-11565d4

Ezekiel 34:10-16

Bad shepherds, no shepherds, and the Good Shepherd…

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

A Great Light: Preparing for Peace

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-66pum-11565c9

Isaiah 40:1-11

When peacemaking is more like terraforming than cool ocean breezes…

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

A Great Light: The Lamppost of Hope

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ev8yq-11448c3

First Sunday of Advent: Hope 

Isaiah 9:1-3

A people walking in darkness have seen a great light!

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message and Main Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

This Way Up (Part 5): The Kingdom of the Heavens is HERE

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-gqkn9-11448af

Matthew 28:1-10; 16-20

Now that Jesus has changed the rules, how do we live right-side-up?

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

 

This Way Up (Part 5): Am I Right orAm I Right…eous?

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-peqne-112fd58

Matthew 27:11-14, 27-31, 38-54

How important is it to you to be right or make sure other people are doing/believing/expressing the right things? Why? What’s at stake? Is it possible that the “need to be right” is more an impulse of Empire than a way of the Kingdom? 

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan (03:27)

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte) (08:51)

This Way Up (Part 5): Priorities

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-me4vu-11257ec

Matthew 26:1-41

Are you playing Empire’s game or living Kingdom’s life? 

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Scripture Reading: Bernice Rivera

Mini Message: Rev Barbara Jernigan

Main Message: Pastor Jenn (Rev Jennifer A G Layte)

Communion Song: Tim and Sandi Gunderman