Give Thanks

Hebrews 10:15-25

Text: Hebrews 10:15-25 On this Thanksgiving Sunday, we continue our study of the book of Hebrews.  Among the many blessings to be thankful for, we can be thankful for the Covenant which God made with us, ensuring that our sins are forgiven.

Hebrews 9:23-28 – November 11, 2018

Text: Hebrews 9:23-28 Pastor Tim continues our look through the book of Hebrews. In this passage from chapter 9, the author compares the image of an earthly sanctuary with a heavenly one. There is an understanding that what we experience on earth is not perfect because the Church is full of imperfect people. However, the…

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Hebrews 9:11-15 – November 4, 2018

Text: Hebrews 9:11-15 The ninth chapter of Hebrews depicts Jesus as the High Priest of a Tabernacle, whose one-time sacrifice creates a new covenant of redemption.  Pastor Tim walks us through this temple imagery, and shows us that through His sacrifice, Christ invites us to a closer relationship with Him.

Hebrews 4:14-5:10 – October 28, 2018

Hebrews 4:14-5:10 We resume our study of the book of Hebrews with the description of Jesus as the Great High Priest. Christ is one who has walked in our shoes and knows everything about us, every weakness and strength. His throne is not one of judgment, condescension, or anger but instead one of grace, help,…

Faith Promise – October 21, 2018

Faith Promise This week we celebrated our Faith Promise Sunday by being joined by Herb Blake, Executive Director of Friendship House, a non-profit recovery house in South Portland.  Herb shares with us the some of the financial and spiritual miracles in the history of Friendship House.

Hebrews 4:1-13 – October 14, 2018

Text: Hebrews 4:1-13 We continue our look at the book of Hebrews.  In chapter 4, the author refers to Psalm 95 which ends on a somber note about those whose hearts had wandered away from God never entering His rest.  Using this psalm and the Creation story, the author reminds us that God, who created…

Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12 – October 7, 2018

Text: Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12 Today we begin a multi-week study of the book of Hebrews. The initial hearers of Hebrews were tired – tired of serving the world, tired of worship, and perhaps even tired of Jesus. The author of Hebrews does a good job of reminding us who Jesus is – the exact representation…

Mark 9:38-50 – September 30, 2018

Mark 9:38-50 Interim Pastor Tim George continues through Mark and draws a parallel between Jesus’ words in this passage and the Great Commission to “go and make disciples.”  This does not mean to just evangelize but rather our calling is to help people grow in faith wherever they are in their faith, regardless of anything…

“Good News; Bad News; Good News” – September 16, 2018

“Good News; Bad News; Good News” Text: Psalm 107 On Homecoming Sunday, Maine District Superintendent Dr. Stephen Dillman joins us with a message he is preaching to each church in the district based on Psalm 107.  Anchored by the initial proclamation of good news that “The Lord is good, and His love endures forever,” Dr.…