Last Week's Sermon
Strangers and Friends
The Reverend Matt Gaventa
A Reading from the Gospel of John: Now among those who went up to worship at the festival were some Greeks. They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and said to him, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.” Philip …
Proclaiming the Word
Time for the Younger Church – Children are important to us here at UPC and we have created a time where a specially prepared message is presented to them. At the conclusion of this time, new visitors are welcomed with a gift of hospitality.
Anthem – The choir proclaims the Word of God through song.
Scripture Reading – The congregation participates in the reading and hearing of the Word of God.
Sermon – The pastor preaches a sermon inspired by the Word of God. Think of a sermon as a conversation between you, the pastor, the world, and God. It is okay to question and think critically during a sermon, and the pastors welcome your thoughts and feedback.