“Dependence Day” – July 3, 2022

Rev. John Shaver Sunday, July 3, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW “You were called to freedom, brothers, and sisters; only don’t let this freedom be an opportunity to indulge your selfish impulses, but serve each other through love.” Galatians 5:13 Dear SDUMC Family, I hope you are enjoying a long holiday…

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“K-O-I-N-O-N-I-A” – June 26, 2022

Rev. John Shaver Sunday, June 26, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW Dear SDUMC Family, Here is your 2022 “holy” riddle for the week… Question: What do the following have in common? What is going on at SDUMC if you find: Bags of Costco-sized snacks throughout the church office, chalk drawings all…

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“Today!” – June 19, 2022

Rev. John Shaver Sunday, June 19, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW “I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had no where else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day.” President Abraham Lincoln Dear SDUMC…

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“Circle of Love” – June 12, 2022

Rev. Dr. Faith J. Conklin Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW            This Sunday is designated in our Church year as “Trinity Sunday”. We’re invited to celebrate and reflect upon the understanding of God as “Father, Son and Holy Spirit” or “Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer”) and what that means for…

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Youth Sunday – June 5, 2022

Senior Sermons: Robert Ruddick, Owen Isenberg & Samantha Blakeman Sunday, June 5, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW Hi everyone! This Sunday, our youth group will lead us in Pentecost worship! Some call Pentecost the birthday of the church, others challenge this idea and offer up the perspective that maybe Pentecost was…

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“God With Us-Ness” – May 29, 2022

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Rev. Chelsea Simon Sunday, May 29, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW Hi Everyone, Like many of you, my heart stopped and then broke as I read the news of the massacre at Robb Elementary School. An Elementary School. Perhaps like you, I didn’t believe it at first. It was too horrific…too painful…too insane.…

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“Dare To Dream – Again: What’s Your BHAG?” – May 22, 2022

Rev. Sandra Olewine Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW “A dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope.”      Rev. Dr. Howard Thurman This Sunday, we will conclude our series Dare To Dream – Again! Over the past few weeks, we’ve been singing, praying, and…

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“Dare To Dream – Again: A Lesson From Peter” – May 15, 2022

Rev. Dr. Faith J. Conklin Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW When John asked me to share in the series, “Dare to Dream-Again”, I was delighted to accept. I immediately thought of the many “dream passages” in the Bible. As is my practice, I checked the lectionary to see what the…

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“Dare To Dream – Again: Ponder” – May 8, 2022

Rev. John Shaver Sunday, May 8, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW “…and Mary treasured all these words and pondered them in her heart.” Luke 2:19 Dear SDUMC Family, I pray that you are having a blessed Saturday on this beautiful weekend. I look forward to a special morning of worship as…

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“Dare To Dream – Again: Grow In Faith” – May 1, 2022

Rev. John Shaver Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 9:30 am Livestream Worship BULLETIN WATCH NOW “You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend blessings, SDUMC Family, This Sunday, we’ll begin a new sermon series Dare To Dream – Again. After finding numerous ways to…

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